For obvious reasons, leggings are a wardrobe staple that none of us plan to part with anytime soon. Wearing them to work out or run errands or as a comfortable outfit solution for a long road trip are a few of the most widely accepted situations to don comfy leggings. But if you're hopelessly devoted to them (which you probably are, if you're reading this), you'd prefer to wear them for a wider variety of occasions, right? Well, good news. We searched the depths of the internet for the best leggings that look just like trousers. They truly make wearing leggings as pants okay, and that's saying a lot.
In our trouser-like legging research, we were pleased to find that brands have clearly responded to the demand of shoppers wanting leggings that they can wear anywhere and everywhere. For example, there are checked leggings from Zara and H&M for work, leather leggings from J Brand and Helmut Lang for date night, and 19 more options for everything in between. Read on to shop 23 cool pairs of leggings that we promise look just like trousers.
Perfect for work and weekends.
Chicest denim leggings ever.
The price is very right.
We'd gladly add these into our work outfit rotation.
Don't you love how cool these look with non-athletic sneakers?
Pair these with other soft neutrals for a cozy cold-weather look.
As you can see, these look very flattering with sock boots.
Perfect for pairing with fall sweaters.
People rave about these affordable faux-leather pants.
Hurry—your fall work wardrobe needs these.
Looks like jean-ish is a thing, and we approve.
No one will believe these are faux-suede leggings.
Your ankle boots need these.
Like chic leather pants, but cheaper.
We find these to be the perfect addition to any fall wardrobe.
According to J.Crew, these navy pants are "basically like a fancy pair of leggings you can wear any day, Monday through Sunday."
Gucci gets it.
The front seams make these incredibly flattering.
These cool leather leggings are a celeb favorite for a reason.
Style these exactly as they are here.
In the words of the brand, "suitable for late nights, early mornings and everything in between."
This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.