And Now, How to Wear Leggings Every Day of the Year

At this point, will leggings ever leave our closets? The answer is probably no, and we're not one bit upset about it. While it may feel like there are designated moments that call for the athleisure staple (working out, traveling, and running errands, to name a few), these formfitting bottoms are becoming more of a mainstay among our everyday wardrobes. And if that’s the case, we can’t find a reason they shouldn’t be something we can wear every day.

If you feel the same way and are in search of new ways to wear your leggings (both in and out of the gym), you’re in luck: We pulled together ensembles from our favorite It girls to show you how they’re sporting the flattering piece. Ready to discover chic ways to style your leggings? Scroll down to see each look below.  

Style Tip: For a cool '80s-inspired ensemble, wear an oversize blazer with knee-length leggings.

The moiré texture makes this so much more interesting than your standard blazer.

For when you need a little more coverage than biker shorts.

Style Tip: Sport a casual tie-dye T-shirt with your leggings for an effortlessly cool ensemble. 

The easiest way to wear the tie-dye trend is with a T-shirt.

Style Tip: Swap out a baseball cap for a bucket hat to top off a sporty outfit.

A rayon-and-viscose bucket hat will feel so luxurious.

These leggings have been squat-tested to make sure there's no sheerness during your workout.

Style Tip: Yes, your leggings can be dressed up. Wear them underneath a romantic sheer dress for a cool contrast against the sleek bottoms.

Style Tip: Wear a blazer over a matching workout set to go from your workout to errands.

Girlfriend takes a sustainable approach to its leggings using material made from recycled water bottles.

Style Tip: When in doubt, a stylish pullover worn over your leggings will always look good.

The pearl zipper makes this feel so cool.

There's a reason people keep wearing Outdoor Voices' leggings.

Style Tip: Want something slightly dressier? Opt for a pair of leggings that has a sheen in the fabric.

Wear this with a pair of denim shorts or linen trousers.

Style Tip: If you're headed on a hike, a classic crew-neck sweatshirt will be all you need to wear with simple leggings.

Without a doubt, you'll be living in this sweatshirt.

Lou & Grey's Ponte Leggings are known for being especially comfortable.

Style Tip: You can never go wrong with a coordinated set. Bonus points if you decide to wear shoes that match.

The laser-cut details of this top will provide proper ventilation.

Style Tip: To keep your ensemble from looking too sporty, style your leggings with minimalist, strappy sandals.

Style these with a graphic T-shirt and sandals.

By Far's Tanya Leather Mules continue to be a favorite among fashion girls.

Style Tip: If you want a more modest outfit, wear your leggings under a timeless shirtdress.

If you want to give this dress more shape, throw a belt around your waist.

Style Tip: You can always accessorize simple black leggings with streetwear staples like a fanny pack and chunky sneakers.

The chunky-sneaker trend isn't going anywhere yet.

Style Tip: Opt for a classic print like gingham or a seamed style and pair it with a button-down blouse to wear your leggings to the office.

With a print like gingham, you can definitely wear these out for a day.

Style Tip: Change up your workout ensembles, and mix and match your favorite pieces.

Can't get enough of the neon trend? Wear these for your next Spin class.

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