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Wow a lot can certainly change in a couple of months! Since we last caught up with personal trainer and all round superwoman, Shelby, from The Movement, she’s gotten married and become a beautiful mumma to-be! To get the low-down about her journey to motherhood and to hear her top tips for staying healthy and fit during pregnancy, our very own Vanessa from Hyperluxe Dunsborough sat down with her for a chat.1. Congratulations on your pregnancy! How has being pregnant changed your body so far and are you embracing these changes? It has shown me just how incredible our bodies are! I am still so blown away with how the female body has the energy to grow a human! 90% of the time I am embracing the changes and loving being pregnant. I feel like I know my body quite well and so am noticing each incredible little change! There is the small 10% that misses the feeling of being able to push myself to the limits in a workout! In those 10% times where I am feeling a little sorry for myself while everyone in the gym is gasping for air I try to acknowledge the feeling not ignore...
On Thursday night we welcomed a select group of lovely ladies to a private styling event with amazing fashion influencer, stylist and our friend, Andrea Tonkin, who authors the AndAndrea blog. Andrea and her un-models treated our VIP guests to an informal styling workshop in the store. Andrea spoke of the new terminology ‘ath-leisure wear’ and the sports luxe trend overall. “This look is really about being comfortable and confident. It can be adapted for any body shape whether your super sporty or curvy just by adding layers or tying knots in your tee. The key is embracing your body shape and owning it!” Andrea’s un-models showcased the ath-leisure look in leggings by Varley and 2XU, oversized singlets by our favourite WA designer Empire Rose layered with Stussy windbreakers and new soft leather jackets by another fab WA designer Bruug and Swedish brand Stand. After the presentation guests shopped up a storm (enjoying 25% off for the night only!) and enjoyed healthy snacks including delicious raw, vegan desserts by Blissfully Raw and acai berry and granola smoothies from our friends at Tropico. Guests went home happy with a gift bag filled with goodies including a Hyperluxe gym towel and water...
The girls at HyperLuxe are in looove with the 2XU Mid-Rise Compression 7/8 Tights. We've got them in every colour- Black/Dotted Black Logo, Black/Metallic Blue logo, Slate/ Lime Logo & Dark Blue/Torch Orange Logo. These compression tights provide you with a power comfort wide waistband for a flattering streamlined fit, perfect for any activity or post exercise recovery. Impressive features of these tights are breathable, lightweight and supportive to your muscles, not to mention how great they look on!