[Image: Ozie Bondage Leggings – High rise bondage leggings feature multiple mesh panels showing skin in all the right places; www.onzie.com]
Celebrities like Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and Rihanna have been donning leggings and yoga pants everywhere in 2016 – it’s almost as if the must-have piece has taken over popular denim jeans. It was in fact the most-sold item of the year. We’ve come up with seven of the best leggings that are also chic and stylish, so not only are they perfect for a workout but they are great for cool daywear too.
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NIKE – Developed for cooler weather workouts, Nike’s ‘Pro Hyperwarm’ leggings are cut from body-skimming stretch-jersey and printed with a purple and lilac ombré effect. Thanks to the brand’s Dri-FIT technology, this moisture-wicking pair will to keep you dry and comfortable during workouts.
MARA HOFFMAN – Inspired by nature and mythology these striking Mara Hoffman leggings reflects the designer’s love for colour and prints.
LIVE THE PROCESS – Live The Process’ ‘Geometric’ leggings are cut from breathable and quick-drying material. They’re designed with a sculpting waistband that can be folded over for an alternative low-rise fit and have contrasting beige panels that create the illusion of longer, leaner legs.
BODYISM – These bold printed leggings are made from stretch-jersey with a flexible low-rise waistband and slight metallic sheen.
RAQUEL ALLEGRA – For a laid-back California-inspired aesthetic, these tie-dyed stretch cotton-blend jersey leggings are made from stretch cotton-blend jersey and the elasticated band sits smoothly at the waist.
THE UPSIDE – Cut from eco-friendly jersey, woven with stretch for comfort and moisture-wicking fibres to keep you cool during workouts, this tonal-blue and white pair have a drawstring waistband and are super stylish.