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

Bobby Schuessler
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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 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 cosy 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 outfit.

Frankie Shop Black Cotton Blazer (£160)

Anine Bing Madeleine Blazer (£349)

Monki Satin Blazer (£60)

& Other Stories Long Fitted Padded Shoulder Leather Blazer (£265)

Ernest Leoty Laure Leggings (£60)

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.

Bottega Veneta via LYST Black the Lug Chelsea Boota (£810)

Vagabond Shoemakers Cosmo 2.0 Chelsea Boots (£125)

ASOS Chelsea Boots (£30)

Dr. Martens 2976 Quad Chelsea Boots (£168)

Mint Velvet Leggings (£19)

Sweater Vest

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

Zara Knit Vest (£26)

La Ligne Knitted Vest (£150)

Arket Alpaca Blend Vest (£69)

Monki Knitted Vest (£25)

Spanx Look At Me High-Waist Leggings (£68)

Longline Coat

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

H&M via LYST Calf-Length Coat (£40)

Walter Baker Trench Coat (£145)

COS Long Lapel Coat (£180)

Arket Oversized Trench Coat (£175)

Ernest Leoty Eleonore Merino Leggings (£45)

White Blouse

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

French Connection Classic Shirt (£55)

ASOS Oversized Shirt (£25)

Totême Cotton-Poplin Shirt (£215)

COS Round Cut Cotton Shirt (£59)

Girlfriend Collective Leggings (£62)

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