11 Elevated Ways to Style Sweatpants This Winter

We know; we know. Elevated sweatpants? It practically sounds like an oxymoron. But hear us out: Ever since the rise of athleisure, it was only a matter of time before sweatpants were en vogue. As much as we love a pair of sleek leggings, sweatpants will always hold a special place in our hearts—especially when the main thing we strive for during this season is comfort. However, as fashion lovers, we also aim for a certain level of polish, and what you wear with sweatpants can take your ensemble from casual to cool in a matter of minutes.

To illustrate our point, we’ve gathered looks from the coolest It girls featuring the comfortable piece. Whether you want to wear a coordinated sweat suit worthy of upcoming travels or dress up your sweats with a chic jacket for a day out, these ladies show you how it’s done. Scroll down to shop all the looks now.

See? Sweatpants can be polished, and these looks prove it.