A Warrior with Grace – “Kira Grace”

Last Friday I talked about the “Holy Grail of Yoga Clothing” – Lululemon.

There was a time when the only choice for yoga clothes IS Lululemon. All of a sudden there are so many brands around and if you want into a yoga class more than half of the students will be in printed leggings.

It reminds me of a joke.

My teacher was asking me to demo a handstand at the wall while he was demoing the “assist”. I went to my downward facing dog prep position and he asked me to raise one leg up. I brought my leg up and he went “Wow.. that was some colourful leggings it made me dizzy.”. Haha.

So what do you practise in?

I mostly practise in full or 3/4 length leggings (no crops as I have fat calves haha) with a full length tight top. I am not so comfortable with bra tops in class I am just a little shy. Loose tops are not ideal for inversion so my most practical outfit will be a pair of full length leggings with a top.

I have been trying to find some nice different looking tank tops, and recently I tried out a new brand (a new brand for me) – Kira Grace.

I have known Kira Grace for quite a while now, as early as Tiffany Cruikshank became their “ambassador” and featured herself in the “Warrior series”. This was the outfit that caught my attention to check out their website.

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However, I never really tried them out as I had a few bad experience just ordering clothes online without trying them and at the end of the day, the brand is not that cheap. So I was very happy when the local yoga clothing shop “Just Yogis” start carrying the brand and I can finally tried them on.

I got myself 3 items. The signature “Warrior leggings” of course, a red “Warrior Victoria Halter”, and a printed “Grace Yoga tights”. I really love them. They are edgy though but still very feminine. The cut is perfect and the material is tough and it holds very well. I was wearing the “Warrior Halter” with the “Grace Yoga Tights” yesterday and I got so much compliments.

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The fit is perfect and very slimming looks great in pictures.

You can check out the Kira Grace official Website here.

Kira Grace Official Website

I bought mine in “Just Yogis”. They have a shop in Sai Ying Pun where you can go try them out or you can order online through them.

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I am a tough cookie… and I always see myself as a warrior. Yet I always try to remind myself to bring some “softness” and “grace” into my practice and, well…. in my daily life.

This brand is perfect for me. This is what I want to be – a Warrior with Grace.

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Warrior Victoria Tank and Grace Yoga Leggings

*** Featured image featuring Red “Warrior” Leggings. Photography by Simon Lorenz at Pool Portrait.

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