11 Best Yoga Pants For Working Out (And Also For Lounging)

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Are you comfy enough?

Whether for yoga class or lounging around (and not going to yoga — we don't judge), yoga pants and leggings are comfortable pants that are built to move with you in a way that keeps you flexible.

But, of course, the best yoga pants can come in endless colors and styles — high-waisted, cropped, flared, boot-cut, and so much more. And the ones you go for, whether pink and metallic or a staple like black, you'll probably be wearing these pants more than anything else in your wardrobe.

If you don't know where to start and want something different from LuluLemon, here are our favorite yoga pants that you'll be sure to love as well.

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1. DAY/WON "The One" Compression Legging

Designed by supermodel/marathon runner Candice Huffine, these high-waist compression leggings are available in size 0 through 32. High-waisted, double lined fabric means no slipping. These pants are 100 percent fade-proof, and are made with a sweat-wicking, antimicrobial, compression fabric designed to keep you cool and odor-free.

(Day-won, $89)

2. Gaiam Om Mesh Legging

Stylish mesh paneling and a full range of motion is the name of the game with Gaiam’s Om Mesh Yoga Legging. Constructed with performance fabric for ideal muscle support, this fitted yoga pant features a stay-put waistband with a hidden pocket at the top and a mesh paneling design at the bottom. 

(Gaiam, $54)

3. Set The Standard Workout Pants

Long charcoal and black workout pants feature a mesh cooling panel on the back of each calve. This sheer panel will help keep you cool during intense workout sessions, while also looking sexy. Pair them with a sexy sports bra for a complete gym-ready look.

(Spicy Lingerie, $29.95)

4. 2(X)IST Mesh Panel Leggings

These contemporary mesh panel leggings are 100 percent moisture wicking fabric, so no sweat. They offer a wide waistband that contours and stays put during any workout or activity. It also has a hidden zipper pocket for a key or cards.

(2xist, $48)

5. Pink Run Forever Work Out Pants

These pink workout pants are made from polyester and spandex for a comfortable and tight fit. These sexy gym pants are cute and the perfect workout pant. Pair them with a sexy sports bra for the ultimate look.

(Spicy Lingerie, $23.95)

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6. Urban Savage Ruffle Leggings

Urban Savage was developed for the active female whose life is about feeling her best, looking her best, and being the best she can be. These pants celebrate athleticism, fashion, luxury, and feminine power in a sea of uninspiring mass-produced athleisure wear.

(Urban Savage, $135)

7. ALO High Waisted Moto Leggings

These yoga pants are a fun update to an Alo favorite style, with rippled moto panels throughout and a high-waist elastic waistband that provides maximum coverage.

(Zappos, $114)

8. Hard Tail Flat Waist Capri Leggings

These leggings are the perfect fit for all your yoga needs, and they have a fun style to them. They have an allover graphic print and an elastic waistband that sits right on the hips.

(Zappos, $75)

9. Social Eras Stretchy Mesh Leggings

These super-stretchy mesh fabric panels help keep you cool during that hot yoga session. And the wide waistband provides support to keep your pants firmly in place during difficult poses.

(Social Eras, $39)

10. NICOLE ALEX Lola Legging

This cozy mid-rise legging is made to wear everywhere — from the yoga studio to brunch and beyond. It's made from the moisture-wicking bamboo cotton fabric, and thick enough so no one can see through to your underwear during downward dog.

(Shop Nicole Alex, $88)

11. Perfect Balance World DNA Leggings

Perfect Balance World has built balance into their clothing by adding “landmarks,” which show the yogi where to place their hands, feet and arms while doing yoga poses. These landmarks are designed to help them perfect their yoga poses and stay in them longer. When using the landmarks, they will never slip out of their pose again.

(Perfect Balance, $59)

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Aly Walansky is a NY-based lifestyles writer. Her work appears in dozens of digital and print publications regularly. Visit her on Twitter or email her at alywalansky@gmail.com.

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