5 Pieces Worth Owning If You're Going to Wear Leggings in 2021

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If you’ve been living in leggings this year and plan on incorporating the stretchy pants into your rotation in 2021, what’s coming your way will be of utmost interest. That’s right. We’re here to share with you a range of styling ideas with leggings. Specifically, we’re focusing on the specific pieces that look especially chic with leggings right now.

Of course, you can pair a smattering of items with leggings, but it’s this edit that can make the staple feel particularly elevated and forward. We’re talking about everything from cozy knitwear silhouettes to strong tailoring options. With all that in mind, keep scrolling to check out a bit of visual inspiration showcasing the pieces that could be worth owning if you’re going to wear leggings next year. There’s also shopping picks sprinkled throughout as well in case you’re in the mood to add something fresh to your wardrobe.


A modern blazer brings effortless sophistication to any ensemble—including a stylish legging 'fit.

Madewell Caldwell Double-Breasted Blazer ($158)

Anine Bing Madeleine Blazer ($349)

Vince Camuto Soft Satin Notch Collar Blazer ($169)

BlankNYC The Nightingale Faux Leather Blazer ($98)

BP. High Rise Leggings ($12)

Chunky Flat Boots

Chunky flat boots are one of the key shoe silhouettes right now. While the style works flawlessly with jeans and skirts, the boots look quite chic with leggings tucked inside as well.

Villa Rouge Packer Chelsea Boots ($195)

Vagabond Shoemakers Cosmo 2.0 Chelsea Boots ($195)

ASOS Chelsea Boots ($53)

Dr. Martens 2976 Quad Chelsea Boots ($180)

Splits59 Amber High Waist Airweight Leggings ($98)

Sweater Vest

Fashion people continue embracing the sweater vest as a trendy basic option. Love the idea of teaming one with a tee and leggings for a casual vibe.

Zara Knit Vest ($40)

LOFT Cable Sweater Vest ($60)

Rag & Bone Maisie Vest ($225)

Staud Jo Vest ($165)

Zella Live in High Waist Leggings ($59)

Longline Coat

Take any leggings outfit to the next level with the addition of a sleek maxi coat or duster jacket.

Cupcakes and Cashmere Marina Longline Satin Duster Jacket ($150)

Topshop Brooke Double Breasted Long Coat ($135)

H&M Calf-Length Coat ($80)

Violeta by Mango Coat ($150)

Everlane The Perform Leggings ($58)

White Blouse

For a simple yet streamlined look, consider teaming leggings with a button-down blouse, particularly an oversized style.

ASOS Oversized Shirt ($40)

Topshop Casual Button-Up Shirt ($58)

Treasure & Bond Breezy Shirt ($69)

Alo High Waist Lounge Leggings ($98)

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This article originally appeared on Who What Wear

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