5 Ways To Wear Tights, Since They Really Are The Perfect Winter-To-Spring Transition Item

In the midst of all the bare legs at fashion week, you may have forgotten that leggings and tights existed. But, I’m here to tell you that they are alive and well and are very much still a thing. Now, shocked at the reemergence of legwear, you may be wondering how you can continue to incorporate them into your wardrobe. And now's the time to do it! While we waffle between winter and spring, tights are a great transitional item. Enter — the outfit pairings you are about to see.

These aren’t your average, boring leggings and tights either. Having scoured the Internet (lucky for you, online shopping is kind of an addiction of mine) I’m bringing you the best of the best to amp up your legwear game. Keep in mind, some of what you’re about to see is quirky, but it’s all really cute and fun. Honestly, would you want it any other way? And what’s even better is they’re totally wearable IRL. Promise.

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What to Wear to Work

Pair this quilted cropped jacket from J. Crew with …

Work

This collarless popover in metallic voile from J. Crew with …

Work

Amazing peplum leggings from ElasticWonder on Etsy with …

Work

These stylish Shellys London chero leather booties from Nasty Gal.

Work

And don’t forget your bag! Simple + Modern’s vegan leather tote bag from Urban Outfitters is a great finish.

What to Wear When You're Going Out

This Glamorous Sass Master faux fur coat from Nasty Gal goes with…

Going Out

This Tough Love leather dress from Nasty Gal.

Going Out

And this House of Holland top dollar tights from Nasty Gal

Going Out

And these Jeffrey Campbell Hi-Sox leather pumps from Nasty Gal.

Going Out

Finish the look with Ashlyn’d Cameron acrylic crossbody bag from Nasty Gal, too.

What to Wear On a Date Night

This Cameo Blessed crop top from Nasty Gal is great with …

Date Night

This Cameo No Diggity skirt from Nasty Gal.

Date Night

These Sheer Shimmer tights from Urban Outfitters are perfect with …

Date Night

These Ted Baker Naretta Light Pink Patent Heeled Shoes from ASOS.

Date Night

And this All Dressed Up Clutch from Forever 21 is the best accent.

What to Wear to Brunch

This Kimchi Blue faux fur dancer jacket from Urban Outfitters pairs well with…

Brunch

This very literal brunch sweatshirt from Jawbreaking.

Brunch

On the bottom, wear this Casual Cutie Dress from ModCloth and …

Brunch

These Hare and There tights from ModCloth.

Brunch

Don’t forget your shoes, girl. These Shellys London Funcluo canvas heeled shoes from ASOS are on-trend.

Brunch

And take your leftovers home in this Can’t Live Without Tote from Forever 21.

What to Wear to a Sunday Funday

This Make a Play neoprene sweatshirt from Nasty Gal is excellent with …

Sunday Funday

These Drawstring Crepe shorts from Forever 21.

Sunday Funday

And you need these ASOS 40 Denier Tights With Dinosaur Over The Knee Design from ASOS.

Sunday Funday

And these Jeffrey Campbell Power Sox Neoprene Booties from Nasty Gal.

Sunday Funday

And, of course, you definitely need this Chain-Strapped faux leather backpack from Forever 21.