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Fountain of Youth Leggings

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White sandy beaches may take the spotlight, but Florida is home to 1,000 freshwater springs, the highest density in the world. A birds-eye-view of the forest often reveals a magnificent pool of freshwater emerging from the aquifer below. Jump in and you may experience the coveted feeling of flight as you soar in the air-clear water.

    1. Raw hem and internally stitched bar-tacks allow for customizable inseam lengths of 31”, 29”, 27”, 25”, and 23”. Crop to 7/8ths length or customize for your height. Learn how here.
    2. Streamlined pockets on the side of both legs for your phone, wallet, snacks or sunscreen
    3. UPF 50+ sun protection (max rating achievable)
    4. Fibers mechanically engineered for quick dry, moisture wicking and breathability
    5. Resilient 4-way stretch and recovery for shape retention in and out of the water
    6. Tag-less, wide waistband for comfort, added security and fold over option
    7. 100% chlorine, sun, saltwater and sunscreen resistant
  • 88% Repreve® RPET (recycled polyester made from post-consumer plastic bottles), 12% spandex

UPF 50+ Sun Protection (Max Rating Achievable)

100% Fade-Proof From Chlorine, Sun & Saltwater

Anti-Microbial = Smell-Resistant

Fibers Mechanically Engineered For Quick-Dry & Moisture-Wicking

Made From Recycled Materials

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We ship orders same or next business day. Free priority shipping on all U.S. orders over $135, free express international shipping over $250.

Packaged responsibly

We lovingly prepare each one of our orders for its journey to you using the best packaging materials we can find with the least environmental impact.

Free returns + exchanges

Free within the U.S. International orders must pay return postage. Exchanges orders can be placed immediately with an instant credit.

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We stand behind every product we make. If you have a problem, we will solve it with the relentless determination of a salmon swimming upstream to spawn.

Advocate Apparel Inspired by the Floridan Aquifer and springs

Florida evokes daydreams of white sandy beaches and palm trees – but perhaps the most magnificent water in Florida lies just out of sight. In the Sunshine State, water fills the limestone cavities of the Floridan aquifer beneath our feet. This is the source of drinking water for 92% of Floridians. But this water is not always hidden - where it finds its way to the surface, it forms marvelous freshwater springs, which support not only human life in Florida but also incredibly diverse and unique aquatic ecosystems. In fact, Florida is home to the highest density of freshwater springs in the world – more than 1,000 of them dot the karst landscape of the sunny peninsula.

Unfortunately, increasing development and growing pressures on water resources are having negative impacts on Florida’s springs. Over the past 15 or 20 years, Florida’s burgeoning population has had a plethora of consequences for the springs, namely decreases in flow due to over-pumping and a transition from native underwater grasses to nasty algae. Nitrate levels in the springs have skyrocketed and ecosystem dynamics have changed as food webs are altered.

10% of profits from your purchase of this product are donated to the Alachua Conservation Trust

"Thanks to the support of Waterlust and its customers, ACT's Young Leaders for Wild Florida Program continues to successfully provide youth education on freshwater springs protection and land protection to Florida's future generations of leaders. Partnering with Waterlust on these efforts is both rewarding and critical to conserving Florida's precious natural resources."

Tom Kay, Executive Director

the Alachua Conservation Trust

Customer Reviews

Based on 73 reviews
Janalee Canga (League City, TX, US)

I love these! They are so comfortable on, and they look great. This is my third pair.

Lisa Borghi (Doylestown, PA, US)
Beautifully made~!

I typically wear a large (Size 12/14), but sometimes an XL. I opted for the XL.
They were a little big. I am exchanging for a L. Beautiful material and felt great on.
Looking forward to getting the other size!

S.B. (Oklahoma City, OK, US)
I love these leggings!

The colors of these leggings are truly beautiful. I also love the way they fit and the side pocket is a HUGE plus! These Leggins also last a long time I’ve already had them for about a year and I wear them a lot for work and they still look brand new. Thank you Waterlust! ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Catherine Cedeno (Jacksonville, FL, US)

Excellent beautiful purchase.

Shari Rodgers (Jupiter, FL, US)
I AM the ocean.

I bought the leggings and the swim top. The material is perfect - thick and soft, but not too thick. The pattern is gorgeous. I love that the bottoms have pockets! Everything fits perfectly and as described. It came wrapped in paper with a free sticker and postcard - love the goodies! I get so much pleasure knowing that I've taken plastic bottles out of the waste stream! The leggings are a bit long on me - I'm only 5'2" and there is a bit too much material in the leg length for me. But other than that, I proclaim them perfection. I can't wait to take them with me to the Galapagos.

Trisha Hallett (Kalamazoo, MI, US)
Fit perfect!

These are awesome ! Cant wait to use them in Belize! 5'6" got a (M)ighty!