You’re likely emerging out of the COVID-19 pandemic with one or two — or 10 (no judgment!) — new pairs of sweatpants added into your collection. Over the past year and a half, loungewear has spiked to an all-time high and that meant stylish sweatpants outfits became everyone’s go-to look. But now, as restrictions lift and life slowly returns to pre-pandemic normalcy, many are left to reckon with their new elastic waistband-filled closets. If you’ve grown fond of all those cozy comfort pieces, however, you can still style sweatpants for 2021 and make them feel fresh. Just draw inspiration from your favorite celebrities.
Tennis legend Serena Williams is an athleisure connoisseur, and her Instagram is filled with straightforward, casual outfits for you to recreate. For those who are interested in a more experimental aesthetic, turn to the fashion girls who have been putting their own inventive twists on the sporty look. Follow Rihanna’s lead and pair your comfy bottoms with high-end staples like luxe stilettos and a designer purse. Or, copy Kourtney Kardashian’s unconventional trick of sporting her oversized pair of sweats with the socks and sandals trend. With the likes of Williams, RiRi, and the eldest Kardashian (to name only a few) as style inspiration, you’re guaranteed to pick up a few tips and tricks that’ll help you integrate sweats into your re-emergence wardrobe.
Scroll ahead to discover how six of your favorite stars wear their favorite sweatpants.
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