SparkleSkirts In The Media

The best part about earned media is introducing others to an American-made athletic product that enables athletes of all skill sets to feel confident and comfortable on their fitness journey. Below are some of the appearances of the SparkleSkirts brand in the media.

Women's Running
We Asked 5 Women To Test 100+ Sports Bras And Workout Pants
August 2017

Reviewer Glori McStavick said: I wanted to let you know that I loved the skirt. It was my #1 choice and I wear it often, not just running.

Excerpt: Having never worn a skirt to run in before, Glori was skeptical to give the Sparkle Skirt SwingStyle($70) a try—but it ended up being one of her favorite bottoms. Noting it was “perfect for her body type,” she loved that the shorts underneath were long enough to cover her thighs and prevent chafing.

Plant City Observer
Run Away Fashion: SparkleSkirts expands in Plant City
December 2016


After moving into the County Line Commerce Center in early 2016, athletic wear company SparkleSkirts has already completed its first expansion.

by: Emily Topper Managing Editor


Where did you get that skirt? Fellow female racers pointed to the sparkly fabric Leah Powell was wearing. It was 2008, the morning of the inaugural Disney Princess Half Marathon in Orlando. Though Powell and her friends weren’t dressed in full princess garb, their matching skirts were turning heads. Powell smiled. “I did,” she said. SparkleSkirts was officially born. 

Fast-Growing Fashion 

SparkleSkirts announced plans to move into 15,000 square feet of the County Line Commerce Center in January 2016. Since then, the company has already outgrown the site at the corner of County Line Road and U.S. Highway 92. Read the rest of the story>>



Women's Running
Skirts That Cover Without Chafing
July 2016

Excerpt: SparkleSkirts SwingStyle SaluteBlue, $65, McGhee loves the mid-thigh length of this skirt and shorts “to showcase legs but not the fat areas. The skirt is also flirty, sassy, and I love the swing.” The shorts do not ride up and have good compression, which is good because the skirt can swing high enough to show the shorts while running. The fabric is lightweight, and there are three(!) pockets—two are 5-by-5 inches deep—to carry whatever you need. Click to read the full article.