Leggings - they are literally THE most important contribution by the fashion industry to womankind. These insanely comfortable and figure-hugging pieces can be worn for anything - from working out, going to the class, for a casual day out/in, running errands to going on a first date, going for a job interview and even for going for work.
The key is to plan the other elements of your outfit strategically and bam, you’re done! Leggings also compliment both western and ethnic outfits alike. Whether you pair them with a beautiful kurti and juttis or you pair them with a cute blouse, you’re going to look equally stunning. The extreme versatility of leggings makes them an essential style staple in every woman’s closet.
That’s why we at Limeroad offer a huge collection of lycra leggings for improved flexibility and comfort than ordinary leggings in a variety of colors, prints and textures at amazing prices and offers!
Leggings, in various forms have been worn by both men and women for warmth and protection for literally centuries (think Renaissance times)! They finally made their way to popularity in 1960s after Lycra was invented and aerobics became popular. It was in the 80s that leggings finally trickled into streetwear from the dance and fitness studios. Stars like Mary Tyler Moore, Audrey Hepburn, Madonna and Cyndi Lauper donned on various styles of leggings and majorly influenced the way women dressed. As a child of the 2010s Athleisure trend, leggings became wildly popular throughout the world and has since been an essential part of all our closets.
Styles And Types
Leggings made by Lycra were and are a huge hit amongst the fashion community. Lycra-with its exceptional flexibility made the leggings extremely durable, flexible and comfortable. Leggings are now made in Cotton-Lycra and Nylon-Lycra blend. Let’s take a look at the basic and essential pieces of leggings that every woman should own:
- Basic Black - Black leggings are the most versatile pieces of clothing. They go with everything, every outfit for every setting. You can pair them with a tank top and go exercising, pair them with a cute top and flats for college or to go run errands. You can even pair black leggings with almost any kurti in your wardrobe. We recommend the black solid leggings by Swaroop. Pair them with an oversized button-down and nude pumps for an office-ready look. To add an oomph to your look, pair these solid black cotton lycra leggings with a lace trim by Sohniye, along with a Chikanari kurti and red heels. Get ready to turn heads with this stunning look.
- For all the college going girls, upgrade your regular leggings and top look, by pairing these solid black leggings with mesh inserts by Ebony Twist.
- Colorful hues - Add different colored leggings in your wardrobe to mix n match your outfits and give your regular outfits a stunning pop of color! Pair bright blues, reds, yellows to liven up the neutrals in an ensemble. We recommend this set of 2 colorful leggings in solid blue and red by Varsha which would go with a variety of outfits. Pair your white kurti with these red leggings and sandals to look elegant and pretty for a day out.
- Pretty prints - If you’re totally over solid leggings, then it’s time for you to up your game a bit and try beautiful printed and textured leggings. We recommend these beautiful green printed leggings by Blush to liven up your wardrobe. Pair these with solid tops and let them do all the talking!
This is not all. For more options and styling tips, visit Limeroad’s amazing collection of lycra leggings and expand your legging collection asap!