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    37 Amazing Pairs Of Leggings That People Actually Swear By

    Because no pants are the best pants.

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    1. LuLaRoe-level soft leggings (at less than LuLaRoe prices) you'll want to buy in every color. All 24 of them!

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (or a six-pack for $39.99; available in two sizes: one size fits most (XS–XL) and plus size (XL–3X) and 37 colors).

    Promising review: "These are the GREATEST leggings EVER! They feel and fit exactly like LuLaRoe except the waistband gives more. I am IN LOVE with these. If you love LuLaRoe, you will love these and never go back! The fact that they’re half the cost and colors are readily available is awesome. You won’t be disappointed!" —Elizabeth

    2. Ruffle-hem leggings so you can make a fashion-forward statement while staying pajama-level comfy.

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    Promising review: "These pants are so cute! I love the stretchy material, and the cute ruffles at the hems make it look different than any other black plants! They are a bit high-waisted, which I love, and they're opaque enough so you're sure your underwear won't peek through. You can just easily slip these on, and you're good to go! Very comfortable!" —Corinth

    3. High-waist athleggings with moisture-wicking fabric and a whopping 2,700 REVIEWS so you know you'll stay ridiculously comfy in them.


    Get them from Nordstrom for $59 (available in sizes XXS–XXL (sizes 1X–3X available here) and four colors).

    Promising review: "Holy grail leggings. I live in leggings and these are a dream! They are super comfortable and they keep looking good wash after wash. Don't think I'll ever buy another brand again." —KatiePixie

    Actually, the whole brand Zella (that makes these) are the top-reviewed leggings on Nordstrom. Check out their full selection on the Zella brand page!

    4. Luxe velvet leggings that'll add a serious dose of winter glam to every outfit you put together.


    Get them from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS–5X and 16 colors, both plush and crushed velvet).

    Promising review: "These are the most comfortable pants in the whole wide world — my black pair just arrived this week and I’ve already worn them to work twice and literally don’t care. Just ordered the red pair tonight. Wear them around the house or with a denim jacket and heels for a sexyyyy look. Amaziiiing. Heads up: when I first saw them they looked tiny but they stretch quite a bit so I sized down on the second pair. 10/10 will likely buy every color by the end of the week." —Kaylabradstreet

    5. Graphic shark-print leggings to ~take a bite~ out of your bad mood.


    Get them from ModCloth for $25 (available in sizes XS–4X and in a galaxy print).

    Promising review: "Leggings are scary. Nine times out of ten, they don't fit over my bum, or my thighs, or my ankles. Being a chubby lady, I had almost given up on finding quality leggings. But these are amazing!!! Super comfy, not see-through, well fitting, and super vibrant! I could go on and on." —MayoroftheShire

    6. Stylish jeggings that'll make you want to burn the rest of your jeans; these'll give you all the put-together look of skinnies, but will never cut in or stretch out!


    Get them from Amazon for $49.95+ (available in sizes XS–XL and six washes).

    Promising review: "I love these pants! I got them in two colors and they are my to go-to jeans. The material is thick, which is great because they look like real denim and can be used as pants. I especially love them when I travel; super comfy and they handle being washed pretty good." —Fatmah

    7. High-waisted faux leather leggings for anyone who wants the look of the real deal (without paying those real leather prices).

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes 2X–4X; also available in sizes XS–XL in the same listing).

    Promising review: "I got sooo many compliments! I love the way my butt looks in them. I'm a hairstylist and I loved how after a haircut i didn't feel itchy because the hair just slid off. They're fleece-lined too, so that is just a bonus in comfortable land! Love love love; them i got a 3X and they fit perfect! I'm usually super nervous with ordering pants online, but this was a win for sure." –M. Slotterbeck

    8. Mesh-insert athletic pants to make working out feel like a ~sheer~ delight.


    Get them from Amazon for $8.42+ (available in sizes S–L and 29 styles).

    Promising review: "Every time I wear these to the gym I get compliments. They are adorable, comfortable, and cute enough that I can wear them for a quick trip to the store. I would definitely recommend these!" —Jess I.

    9. Striped leggings so you can join in on the athleisure trend while never feeling constricted or constrained — anywhere.


    Get them from Amazon for $9.95+ (available in sizes S/M–L/XL and 40 colors, both with stripes and without).

    Promising review: "These pants are what I’ve been looking for for MONTHS! I have fibromyalgia with allodynia, so tight waistbands and seams pain me to tears. I’ve been on the hunt for buttery-feeling leggings that don’t feel tight anywhere while being close-fitting, as leggings should be. These are AMAZING. They also aren’t see-through and are 1/8 the price of a certain overly priced brand! I’m in heaven! I’ll need to buy every color and like 10 of the black because I’m never wearing any other pants again!" —Coffeybean84

    10. True-to-color galaxy print leggings for some ~universal~ appeal.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 33 prints).

    Promising review: "I love these pants. They feel good on my skin. They aren't see-through. They make my butt look out of this world. The only downside is my boyfriend is really tired of me making that joke every time I wear these." —Hanna

    11. Hidden-pocket leggings with some stylish added ventilation for the best workout (or relaxation) of your life.

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99 (available in sizes S–XL and four styles).

    Promising review: "Love these pants!! I do cross training/HIIT/weightlifting five days a week, and I have wore these pants multiple times. They stay where the are supposed to! The material is thick, but breathable, so nothing shows through." —Nicodemus3

    12. Cotton-and-spandex blend leggings that'll kick your outfit up a notch, thanks to the cutout grommet accents.

    Forever 21

    Get them from Forever 21 for $24.90 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    Promising review: "I love the fit, and I feel sexy and comfortable. Couldn’t ask for a better combination!" —Dominique B.

    13. Faux suede leggings for the perfect blend of softness and chicness — the opening at the ankle makes for a perfect finishing touch.


    Get them from Nordstrom for $58 (available in sizes XS–XL and three colors).

    Promising review: "I love these leggings! They look and feel like suede and they are so soft. Pair it with a gray sweater and you are ready to go anywhere." —CityGirl405

    14. A multi-pack of fleece-lined leggings in a wide range of colors you can wear with each of your favorite sweaters.

    Get the pack of three pairs from Amazon for $17.99 or a pack of six pairs for $32.99 (one size fits most).

    Promising review: "These are amazing and so much more affordable than the leggings in the store. On top of that they are made of a higher quality. Fleece lining makes them super warm too. Warm and comfy. They wash well, too." —R. Null

    15. Antimicrobial, four-way stretch yoga pants that'll move WITH you, no matter what activity or exercise. And they have P O C K E T S!

    Get them from Amazon for $17.88+ (available in sizes S–XXL, capri and pant lengths, and 37 colors) .

    Promising review: "I was skeptical about buying these pants as I am about most exercise clothing online. I got them in and wore them for a run. After my run I celebrated with champagne. Lo and behold.... these pants fit a whole bottle of champagne in the pocket! This was a phenomenal feature! Since then, my run times have improved tremendously. I highly recommend these pants for this feature alone." —Jesse Shiyou

    16. Super-soft brushed-lining leggings to make your lazy days feel a little more magical.


    Get them from Aerie for $15.98 (on sale from $39.95; available in sizes XXS–XXL). The Aerie Play leggings (with the cozy brushed lining) are available in tons of patterns. Check 'em all out here!

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this style! Blue is my favorite color and to top it off these leggings are so soft and so comfortable that I forget that I have anything on." —Bryonna

    17. Ponte leggings with seams down the front and zipper pockets so you can totally wear them to the office as pants.


    Get them from Amazon for $29+ (available in sizes 4–16 and three colors).

    Promising review: "Love these pants!! Ever since starting a new position where I was expected to wear 'real pants' as opposed to my beloved leggings I was a little disheartened. These pants came to my rescue. They feel like leggings (without the weird scratchy material other pull-on pants have) and look like real pants. I'm ordering more!" —Mildly.atypical

    18. Super high-waist leggings that'll never turn see-through on your legs. At all.


    Get them from ModCloth for $19 (available in sizes XS–4X and three colors).

    Promising review: "These are the best leggings I've ever put on. They're so comfortable and flattering that I'm going to have to keep myself from wearing them every day! They are the perfect weight — light enough for a warm fall day, but substantial enough to make one feel secure and comfortable (i.e., no fabric getting wedged in crevices, and so opaque they passed the White Panty Test). I'm glad I got the high-waist, too. I think the regular waist would have been a bit too low for my comfort. They are a little long on me, but I'd rather have that than the alternative. I definitely plan on buying more of these!" —Aemilyus

    19. Classic Adidas three-stripe leggings for a trendy "Yay sports! Do the thing; win the points" look., Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $26.33+ (available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    Promising review: "Nice quality. Fabric thick enough to not be see thru. Great stretch factor. Great fit. Planning to order a couple more pair! Fantastic price." —Amazon Customer

    20. Or a large-scale logo pair to make a bolder sporty statement.


    Get them from Amazon for $50+ (available in sizes XS–M and two colors).

    Promising review: "Super soft and comfy leggings...the material isn't thin at all and these were worth what I paid" —Nisha

    21. Paneled leggings that'll prove pants-less outfits aren't a ~hot mesh~.

    Get them from Amazon for $60 (available in sizes XS–3X and four colors).

    Promising review: "Exactly as pictured. Great fit. Very thick, snug fabric that is not see through even at its most stretched point. Holds its shape all day. Love the higher waist. I have several Lululemons and these are just as good, if not better." —Kindle Customer

    22. Brushed fair isle–print leggings, because your stems deserve to enjoy sweater weather, too!


    Get them from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in two sizes: one size (fits 0–12) and plus size (fits 14–24) and 17 colors and patterns).

    Promising review: "Wow!!! Love these leggings! Three things: The material feels like silky, soft fleecy butter on your legs. They are so soft and ridiculously comfortable. Second, the stretch and snap back is great! They don't get worn out or lose their shape after wearing. Third, I love the higher waist. No tugging, pulling or adjusting throughout the day. I can lounge in these, or workout and they stay comfortable all day. The quality is great and I can easily compare these to the LuLaRoe leggings but half the price! Highly recommend, and I just ordered more." —AR

    23. Leggings with a studded stripe down the side for a touch of still-not-quite-wearing-pants eleganza.


    Get them from Eloquii for $84.90 (available in sizes 14–28).

    Promising review: "Love them, adore them, yes yes yes. They are so comfortable... And they look very elegant. I think I will save them for the holiday season, because they really make me think of festivities. Not sure I will resist. :)" —Robby90

    Eloquii's leggings come in tons of trendy styles, like leather, zip-up, and more; check out all the available options.

    24. Patterned leggings so you can inject some personality into your fifth leggings-and-a-sweater outfit this week.


    Get them from Amazon for $11.98+ (available in sizes S/L–3X–5X and 42 patterns).

    Promising review: "I'm obsessed with the leggings from Leggings Depot. They are soft, not scratchy or itchy. They are not see-through or sheer. Very comfortable. It's just hard to decide which print because there are so many great prints to choose from. I wash them on cold and hang them to dry and they dry pretty quick. I never put them in the dryer. I have 20 different pairs now and they have lasted pretty well other than some loose threads around the waist. For the price and quality, I'd recommend these!" —M.R.

    25. Distressed leggings with purposeful rips to add a dash of edgy style to your weekend look, because you're anything but basic.


    Get them from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes S–L and four colors).

    Promising review: "Really cute and comfortable leggings with cutouts that aren't too much. Just enough to look a little fun and fashionable. These leggings washed great with no fading and no stretching. Perfect!" —SmelB45

    26. A classic black option that, at $3.90 per pair, will definitely be worth stocking up on.

    Forever 21

    Get them from Forever 21 for $3.90 (available in sizes XS–L).

    Promising review: "I want about 20 pairs! These leggings are the BEST leggings, so cheap and great quality. It was a perfect fit and the thick waistband hugs the waist so perfectly, it honestly feels great." —Ashley Ray

    27. Thick, tapered leggings with a wide waistband to stay comfortable and completely opaque, meaning you're gonna buy 'em in every color.


    Get them from Torrid for $22.90 (available in sizes M/L–6X and three colors). They're also available in toooons of colors (listed separately). Check out the full selection of premium leggings full selection of premium leggings.

    Promising review: "I bought a pair just to fill an order once and now I can't stop. They are so comfortable, last a good long time for the price, and are nice and high at the waist so they don't cut my body in half or slide down. Hands down my favorite leggings I've ever tried. Will buy again!" —BettyBennett

    28. *Faux fur*–lined leggings so you can stay toasty warm without tons of layers — even at midwestern football games.


    Get them from Amazon for $10.99 (available in one size and 10 colors, both footed and ankle-length).

    Promising review: "Bought these to wear to an Iowa game to keep me warm and they did just that! I am in love with these! Buying more colors now 😍!" —MsMandy85

    29. Corduroy leggings (with a matching bralette!) for staying on-trend *and* cozy on casual Saturday afternoon hangs at home.


    Get the set from Aerie: the bra for $17.21 (originally $24.95; available in sizes XXS–XXL and six colors) and the leggings for $24.11 (originally $34.95; available in sizes XXS–XXL and six colors, three colors with and three colors without "riding pant"–style panels)

    Promising review: "Soooo stretchy, so I will buy smaller size. Really good, warm, and comfortable. Super duper great, I love them!" —Kelly

    30. Antimicrobial, moisture-wicking stirrup athleggings that'll take you from spin class to brunch without breaking a sweat. Or at least ensuring your sweat dries almost instantly.


    Get them from Walmart for $8.50 (available in sizes XS–XXL).

    Promising review: "I have horses and ride every day. I ride in these and prefer them to my $200 breeches!! They are sooo comfortable! They're so comfortable, I also wear them around the house and to the gym and to sleep in when it's cold. They are a 'staple' in my wardrobe. Now, if I could just wear them to work!" —UT79Girl

    31. Moto-style leggings to help you feel like the utter badass you are.


    Get them from Amazon for $60.50 (available in sizes XS–3X and four colors).

    Promising review: "I love the texture on the legs! These leggings are well made, and will not show underpants, even when you bend over. This is my third pair! True to size, and comfortable. I love the high waist! So glad to have found leggings that transition from running to lounging to going out!" —Brittany B

    32. Plaid pull-ons with zipper pockets for all of the streeeetch of leggings but the polish of pants.


    Get them from Nordstrom for $39.40 (originally $68; available in sizes 00–18, regular and petite, and three patterns).

    Promising review: "LOVE these leggings, they are a little thicker for cooler weather, very comfortable and true to size. Great waistband also!" —Amy_kelly

    33. Waffle-knit thermal leggings, because cozy sweater fabric shouldn't just be for your torso.

    Free People

    Get them from Free People for $38 (available in sizes XS–L and four colors).

    Promising review: "Very long as I love them and fit wonderful. Highly recommend for your winter long sweaters or cozy dresses. Dress up or down. Can use under your ski gear to keep you warm. I love love leggings and will be purchasing more colors." —Ilm2kvvm2

    34. Side-zip ~Gigi pants~ for that Audrey Hepburn ankle-length look with none of the binding waistband or stiff fabric discomfort of normal pants.

    J. Crew Factory

    Get them from J. Crew Factory for $59.50 (available in sizes 00–24).

    Promising review: "These pants are so comfortable! Perfect for work and look great with a cardigan! Feel like leggings but professional looking. I just bought a second pair!" —Brittany

    35. Mid-rise jeggings with over 1,000 reviews that'll become one of your most reliable closet staples.

    Old Navy

    Get them from Old Navy for $34.99 (available in sizes 00–20, regular, tall, and petite). Check out all the available Rockstar Jegging washes and styles here.

    Promising review: "Just about the most comfortable jeans I've ever worn. Fits my curves in all the right places. Looks great tucked inside a boot or with a pair of sneakers. Great for dressing up or down. Got them in every color and plan to buy more." —Night Owl

    36. C9 Champion high-waisted leggings that might survive the apocalypse. These babies last forever — even after being washed and worn a billion times.


    Am I personally obsessed with these leggings? Yes. Learn more in These High-Waisted Leggings From Target Are Truly The Best Ever.

    Not only do I love them, but they also won best mid-priced legging on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    Get them from Target for $24.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL, long, short, and regular)

    Promising review: "You'll never want to take them off! These are great quality. My favorite thing to work out in. They are not sheer, they do not sweat through, and they are SO comfortable. Control top is nice and snug but not constricting. Great for working out or just everyday wear! I own three pairs and I just bought two more! Worth every penny =)" —Fi

    37. Cotton blend jeggings with *real* back pockets to trick everyone you know into thinking you're actually wearing skinny jeans (while you feel like you're wearing PJs!).

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in three sizes: one sizes (fits 0–12), 1X/2X and 2X/3X) and 14 colors).

    Promising review: "These are fantastic!! Very soft and super comfortable. I ordered another pair that was twice this price and these were SO much better than the more expensive ones. I will be ordering another pair for sure!" —Kimberly Holdenbrand

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