Leggings are a fitting form of trousers worn by women that are sometimes referred to as tights. Leggings are a very popular modern garment that is worn at all types of occasions but mostly for casual dressing. Leggings are generally made of Lycra (spandex), a blend of nylon, cotton or polyester. Some leggings are also made of silk, wool or other materials. Leggings can be worn during winters to keep the legs warm while wearing a skirt or a dress. Otherwise, leggings are also popularly worn in summers with long tops, kurtas and dresses.
Leggings come in a multitude of colors, designs, patterns and lengths. Traditionally, leggings are of ankle length but they also come in 3/4th length. These can be either sheer or can cover the legs totally. Leggings are becoming more and more popular this season and are replacing denims and trousers. Leggings are a comfortable piece of garment that can be matched up with a variety of dresses and tops. Women find leggings very stylish and easy to wear. Leggings can also be worn for gym and other sports. These are surely the in thing this season and are here to stay for a long time due to the varied variety of styles that a legging can offer.