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Published November 25, 2013, 12:00 AM

Under Armour Workout Pants

This photo provided by Under Armour shows a pair of the company's workout sweatpants. Workout clothes, long relegated to the far end of the closet, are fast becoming a basic wardrobe staple. Everything from neon bras to CrossFit knee socks are becoming hip to wear outside the gym. Spending on activewear is outpacing general spending on clothing: the figure jumped 7 percent between 2013 and 2012 to $31.61 billion, while total clothing spending rose just 2 percent to $200.78 billion. (AP Photo/Under Armour)
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