June 23, 2020

A good pair of leggings remains a wardrobe staple for many, as its versatile and screams comfort, without going out of style. Throw on an oversized t-shirt if you want to feel relaxed at home or a plain top and a denim jacket for your weekly grocery runs. When it’s time to exercise, you already dressed for the part, so ditch those excuses. 

With countless brands proclaiming that they have the best pair of leggings for working out and lounging around, who do you trust? We have done some research, and here are our top five picks that make you look and feel good.  

Lululemon Align Pant II

Lululemon’s quality is nothing short of amazing, and their leggings are no exception. You will not regret picking up a pair from this brand, but our pick goes to the Align Pant II. These leggings will hug you in all the right places, without feeling restrictive because of its breathable fabric. And it comes in a wide range of colours. 

Alo Yoga High-Waist Alosoft Lounge Leggings

From light yoga to lazing around the house on a Sunday afternoon, these high-waisted leggings could be the answer to your go-to pair. Besides its ultra-soft fabric, it is also specially designed to fit like they were made just for you, which means you won’t have to keep adjusting them throughout the day. 

Adidas 3-Stripes Leggings

Classic, familiar and timeless, you can’t go wrong with this pair from Adidas. Apart from the sleek design, it is stretchy without being tight, to provide maximum comfort. For an effortless just-got-out-of-bed look, go with sports bra and layer with a crop top.  

Everlane Perform Legging

Available in five solid colours, you can dress up or down with these versatile leggings from Everlane. Highly stretchable, yet snug, each pair is made from 58 per cent recycled nylon, if you’re into sustainability.

American Eagle The Everything Pocket Highest Rise Legging 

The super-high waistband of the Everything Pocket Highest Rise Legging will lift and shape your curves just the way you’d like it to. It is not sheer at all, so you don’t have to be afraid of choosing lighter colours. With functional pockets for convenience and stitched seams running down the side of the leg for an extra-flattering touch, this pair is for those who want style and function.

Image Credits: Lululemon & Adidas