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.
Style a pair of straight sweatpants with a cool graphic tee and a bomber jacket for an athleisure-inspired look.
Brighten up your winter days with this jacket.
You'll wear these in and out of the gym.
A matching sweatshirt and sweatpants will always look good for traveling. Play into the athletic vibe and wear checkered Vans with them.
How cool are these?
These are classic.
You can never go wrong with a coordinated sweatsuit. Elevate yours with polished Mary Jane flats.
You'll wear these with everything.
For the cold weather, style a bright sweatshirt and leggings with a cool puffer layered on top.
We love this color.
You'll look so cool wearing these.
A monochromatic ensemble is the easiest way to make your sweatpants instantly polished.
This color will always look good.
Your sweatpants just got so much more elegant.
Create a tonal outfit with a pair of purple sweats and a sleek lavender coat for the winter.
This color is just too pretty.
These look so comfortable.
Dress up a gray sweatsuit outfit with a cool pair of snake-print boots.
Perfect for everything from lounging around to traveling.
Sport one of the biggest trends this season.
Dress up your sweatpants with a chic shearling jacket to wear for any occasion.
You'll feel so luxurious in this.
Casual made chic.
A big puffer will look so good over your sweatpants for the coldest of days.
Oh, this is good.
These will be your favorite pair of sweats.
Play into the athletic vibe of sweatpants and style them with a teddy coat.
There's a reason fashion girls keep buying this jacket.
A long shearling coat will look so good over a pair of wide-leg sweatpants and sneakers.
You'll wear this for years.
We've never seen such stylish sweatpants.
See? Sweatpants can be polished, and these looks prove it.