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What’s the Difference Between a Unitard and a Leotard?

Buying the right apparel for your gymnast can be tricky. The biggest key is to make sure your gymnast is comfortable; gymnastics unitards are great for this. 

Electric Glow Unitard by Destira

At Destira, we offer both a traditional leotard as well as girls unitards. Let’s break them down. 

Our gymnastics unitards… 

  • Fit your gymnast from the shoulders all the down into shorts that hit around the mid-thigh area.

  • Come in multiple, popular styles that are always trendy, colorful, and fun. 

  • Are made from our soft, flexible, and breathable fabric.

Children's unitards for gymnastics are becoming the new trend! 

Our gymnastics leotards… 

  • Fit your gymnast from the shoulders down to the top of the legs. They do not fit down the thighs. 

  • Come in multiple designs in different fabrics to fit the style and personality of your gymnast. 

  • Are designed for comfort and superior mobility for every workout and practice your gymnast has.

Unicorn Magic and Unicorn Doodles Unitards by Destira

There you have it! It all comes down to what your gymnast is comfortable in. You can shop our fabulous unitard selection here on as well as many other items such as shorts, scrunchies, and doll leotards!