After two years that can be measured by the sheer volume of sweatpants acquired to work from home, there’s a glimmer of optimism on the horizon with the easing of lockdown rules. But even as our most glamorous outfits await their day back in the sun, a return to some degree of normalcy doesn’t mean we’ll be leaving our loungewear behind. In fact, according to the 2021 Pinterest Predicts report, comfortable clothing is suggested to take on a new kind of leading role in our wardrobes this year, as part of a trending aesthetic dubbed “Athflow.”
Scroll through Instagram, TikTok, or Pinterest, and you’re bound to run into at least a dozen influencers decked out in the Athflow aesthetic. Thinking “ath-what?” Know that you’re not alone. And that’s exactly why we’re giving you the full run-down on the trend ahead.