6 Stylish Workout Pants

Still hitting the gym in those stretched out shorts from college? Read on…


Old Navy Go-Dry Mid-Rise Mesh Yoga Crop


Tonal mesh details on these cropped leggings add an extra design element that makes any gym ensemble feel fashion-forward. (Bonus: the vertical orientation of the mesh panels has an elongating effect on legs.)

To buy: $15, oldnavy.com.

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C9 Champion Performance Yoga Pant


Ultra-lightweight for year-round exercise, these moisture-wicking boot-cut pants are flattering on all body types, but are particularly helpful for balancing fuller hips or thighs. Also available in blue.

To buy: $25, target.com.

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Ivy Park Capri Stretch-Jersey Leggings


Gym routine need a little boost? Add this energizing bright blue to the mix. With so many smart design details (four-way stretch, strategic perforation, and a compression waistband that can be worn high or folded over), you’ll have these on regular rotation.

To buy: $50, net-a-porter.com.

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Athleta Quest Criss Cross Chaturanga Capri


The lattice details on these capris don’t just look cute in barre class—they also provide lower leg ventilation. Also available in black, and in tall and plus sizes.

To buy: $69, athleta.com.

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Nike Training Capris


A bold, camo-inspired print will earn you style points in the studio, but it’s the details no one else can see (flat seams that prevent chaffing, aerating mesh panels, and an elastic waistband that offers the perfect fit) that will make these a favorite. Available in three colors.

To buy: $45, nike.com.

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Fabletics Salar Leggings


Meant for serious performance at the gym (these leggings are made with sweat-wicking technology to help you keep your cool, even during hot yoga), the sleek crackle print feels so stylish, you may find yourself pairing them with outfits that have nothing to do with working out. Available in 40 colors.

To buy: $80, fabletics.com.

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