Celebrities Make Black Leggings Look Chic With These 6 Items

I recently showcased a few of the items celebrities have been wearing recently to make skinny jeans look all the chicer. Well, next up I thought I’d focus on another wardrobe staple. Yep, I’m talking about those tried-and-true black leggings. After all, the no-fail stretchy pants are probably a go-to in many wardrobes for lounging, working out, and for wearing in your day-to-day life.

On that note, after scrolling through a smattering of recent celebrity imagery, it became evident that there’s six key items A-listers are wearing with black leggings to make them incredibly stylish. Keep scrolling to check out the items in question. You’ll also find inspired shopping picks as well—including some of the best black leggings if you’re looking to add a fresh pair into your closet.

Cozy Pullover and Uggs


(Image credit: Rachpoot/MEGA/Getty Images)

A fuzzy pullover (in shearling, etc.) is comfortable and quite chic with high-waisted leggings. Slip into a pair of Ugg boots, and you're set.

On Kendall Jenner: Good American Ribbed Leggings ($79) and Pullover ($139); By FAR Amber Bag ($565) Ugg Classic Mini II Boots ($150)

Puffer Coat and Flat Boots


(Image credit: Backgrind)

This look is impossibly chic with the long puffer, turtleneck, and trendy flat boots with the leggings tucked in.

On Irina Shayk: Burberry tee and coat; Calzedonia leggings; GCDS boots

Maxi Coat


(Image credit: Gotham/Getty Images)

A maxi coat will make any ensemble feel so elevated and polished. While J.Lo went for glossier black leggings here, any pair would work with this sleek vibe. Also noting the flat boots as well.

On Jennifer Lopez: Wolford Colorado Bodysuit ($250); MaxMara Camel Coat ($4090); J.Lo Jennifer Lopez Tannah Booties ($100)

Denim Jacket


(Image credit: John Sciulli/Stringer/Getty Images)

Keep it casual and fashionable with a denim jacket on top of a coordinating legging 'fit. Also here for the Uggs again.

On Jasmine Tookes: Ugg boots

Next, check out more leggings to shop.

Bobby Schuessler
Market Director

Bobby Schuessler is a fashion editor with over a decade of editorial experience covering shopping, style, and beauty. He's spent over seven years at Who What Wear, currently leading the market team to deliver highly covetable and convertible content. He creates data-driven shopping guides featuring top retialers like Nordstrom, Shopbop, and Net-a-Porter and is at the forefront of Who What Wear's shopping tentpole strategies, including Amazon Prime Day. He also works on branded content initiatives and appears on camera in video and shopping livestream franchises. He has also worked across a variety of other media brands and fashion retailers like Refinery29, PureWow, Men's Health, and Gilt covering commerce, trend reporting, women's and men's fashion, home, and lifestyle.