Tag Archives: FIT


the long and the short of it: complimentary hemming

Our good friend Alexis would like to share the magic that is complimentary hemming. Right off the bat, I have a confession to make. At 5’10”, I rarely need to get my pants hemmed. I actually suffer from a different problem called “my-pants-are-usually-too-freaking-short”, meaning I spend most of the year in a mini-skirt (*please note this […]

top 10 reasons we heart hidden pockets

We know what the ‘F’ we’re talking about: fitness and fashion! Let me introduce you to function: the secret pocket. This multifunctional feature is more than meets the eye. In your secret pocket, you can store: 1. $5 for that post-workout soy latte 2. Your house key (which is no longer tied to your shoelace […]

five things to know before

We all know about the three Ls in lululemon, but what about the five Fs? You might not be able to see them right away, but you think about them more than you realize… and so do we! Picture the scene: you walk into a lululemon store, and something catches your eye. “How can I […]

the quest for the perfect fit

Are you on the quest to find the perfect fit? Here at lululemon, we realize not everyone has a store down the block to visit. Enter our online store at lululemon.com. Ecommerce is our way of bringing lululemon to every corner of the earth. But how do we replace the amazing education offered when you […]

55, fit and fabulous!

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. In my case, the fall didn’t stunt my growth. She may be six inches shorter than me, but she’s no shrinking violet. Ladies and Gentlemen, this is my mother, Marilee Joy. Elissa with her mother, who is 55, fit and fabulous! Please join me in celebrating her […]

tata tamer test drive

After receiving feedback from lots of athletes in the fit rooms about the Ta Ta Tamer II, I wanted to share a blog post about its fit and function. However, since my tatas are pretty tame to begin with, I turned to fellow educator, Caroline, for her expertise on the matter. Here’s what Caroline had […]

lessons from your personal fit expert

Why are my pants bunching? Do these fit me? Are these pants too big? Why do these pants wedge up like this? I have heard all these questions and more a million times over as an educator at lululemon. So today, I’m going to solve all your queries and be your personal “Fit Expert”. First […]

why we love this: the tight & mini

Why I love the Tight & Mini? Surprise! Who knew there was anything more you could do with a legging! The Tight & Mini came out recently and I was skeptical at first sight. What was that flap of fabric? Did I really need another pair of leggings? How different could this pair be? Of course, the […]

put your goals out there.

Above: Alex in her new pair of perfectly fitting Groove Pants.  I recently had a guest experience that has impacted me on so many levels that I had to share it. A young woman named Alex and her little sister were in the changing room having the little sister’s pants hemmed. Alex was trying on […]

spinning and cycling in lululemon

When I started wearing lululemon clothes, I thought of them as mostly running and yoga apparel. Since beginning working here last year – low and behold – I have discovered some gems for cycling wear. The run line is an ideal match for spinners and cyclers. The moisture-wicking, flat-seemed garments often include either Silverescent (anti-stink/anti-static) […]