Looking for a Pilates gift? Whether you're looking for clothing, DVDs, or Pilates equipment, I'm here to help. I've put together a list of my top picks for Pilates gifts. There's something here for everyone, beginners to advanced; and for all budgets, from very affordable to a bit extravagant.
An appropriate gift for Pilates or yoga students, an exercise mat is a great way to support anyone's exercise routine. There are just a few things to consider before buying an exercise mat specifically for Pilates. Read Before You Buy and Exercise Mat to make sure you know what your options are.
DVDs are among the most popular ways of doing Pilates workouts at home. They are affordable, and it's easy to find one that meets specific interests such as beginner pilates or weight loss.
Read reviews of a variety of popular Pilates DVDs for beginning through advanced levels.
See the Reader's Choice 2012 Winners for Best Pilates DVDs
For more ball ideas, learn about the Kinds of Exercise Balls
According to posts in the About.com Pilates Forum, and emails I have received, the AeroPilates reformer is quite popular as a portable home reformer. Several of the professional Pilates equipment manufacturers, such as Peak Pilates, Stott Pilates, and Balanced Body, are making high quality home reformers as well.
2012 Reader's Choice Best Portable Reformer
2011 Reader's Choice Best Reformer Overall
See also, Pilates Equipment on a Budget
How to Find Pilates Classes