10 Simple Items You Should Own If You Wear Leggings in the Winter

If you're one of those people who lives in leggings or dabbles in the look in your off-duty life, you're in luck—this story is designed specifically for you. Okay, given your affinity for stretchy pants, you probably already have a standard uniform you wear with them. But there are a few key pieces worth owning to ensure that legging fit is as fashion-forward as possible during the winter months specifically. And because some of the chicest celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Hailey Bieber wear leggings on the regular as well, we thought we'd use the A-list set to highlight those cold-weather specific pieces that look flawless with leggings. So on that note, keep scrolling to build your new go-to winter legging ensemble.

Modern Blazer
How to wear leggings in the winter with Elsa Hosk



A slouchy blazer brings a modern twist to a standard legging ensemble.

On Elsa Hosk: Louis Vuitton sneakers

Duster Coat
How to style leggings in fall and winter with Margot Robbie


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Okay, now you wouldn’t wear a crop top in the winter, but that duster coat? Now that’s a winner for a chic winter fit.

On Margot Robbie: R13 coat; Wardrobe.NYC leggings; Axel Arigato sneakers

Ankle Boots
Alessandra Ambrosio in a moto jacket, leggings, ankle boots and Birkin Bag


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Sure, sneakers work flawlessly with leggings, but black ankle boots do as well for a more dressed-up silhouette.

On Alessandra Ambrosio: Acne Studios jacket; Anine Bing sweatshirt; Saint Laurent boots; Hermès bag

Cropped Jacket
Ashley Graham wearing leggings


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A cropped jacket and high-waist leggings? The perfect combo if you ask me. 

On Ashley Graham: J Brand jeggings

Puffer Coat
Items you must own if you wear leggings in the winter, inspired by Hailey Bieber



Lean into those athleisure vibes with a fashionable and functional puffer coat.

On Hailey Bieber: Wardrobe.NYC puffer jacket; Koral leggings; Adidas sneakers

Printed Sweatshirt
Mindy Kaling wearing leggings


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A printed crewneck sweatshirt is the perfect winter layering piece. 

On Mindy Kaling: Adidas shoes

How Victoria Beckham wears leggings in the winter


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A cardigan paired with black leggings and heels feels polished without trying too hard.

On Victoria Beckham: Chanel sweater; Victoria Beckham leggings; Balenciaga heels

Cozy Sweatshirt
How Jennifer Lopez wears leggings in the winter


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Everything is just right about this winter legging outfit—the sneakers, the duster, and of course, the cozy pullover for that effortless look.

On Jennifer Lopez: Hermès bag; Alexander McQueen sneakers

Leather Jacket
How Shanina Shaik wears leggings in the winter



A leather jacket brings a cool twist to any ensemble—even a simple legging outfit.

On Shanina Shaik: Converse sneakers

Knee-High Boots
How Gigi Hadid dresses up leggings in the winter



Elevate leggings with a gorgeous pair of very-right-now knee-high boots.

On Gigi Hadid: Vogue Eyewear x Gigi Hadid sunglasses