With winter just around the corner, the weather is bound to get a bit chillier — and probably sooner than we think! When spending time outside, it’s important to be prepared and dressed properly whether you’re running errands, exercising, skiing, walking the dogs, playing with the kids, etc.
One way you can do so is by investing in some layering pieces like thermal winter leggings to make sure your lower half doesn’t get too cold.
Whether you’re hitting the slopes, love to go on runs around your neighborhood or want a little extra warmth while you binge-watch your favorite TV shows on the couch, we’ve got you covered.
We’ve rounded up some of the best fleece-lined and warm leggings on the market. Brands include Spanx, New Balance, L.L. Bean, Nike, plus great finds (with thousands of reviews) from Amazon.
The New Balance Heat Tights are another great find for outdoor runners. They’re extra slimming with the high-rise waistband, include a hip zipper to store small essentials and are designed with a fleece knit for extra warmth.
The Spanx Velvet Leggings are a fun and warm way to spice up your wardrobe in the winter! They’re a bestseller and designed with a slimming waistband.
These L.L. Bean leggings are great to wear as your base layer while skiing, on a run in the winter or even around the house. They’re moisture-wicking, quick-drying and even sustainable: Each pair of pants uses 10 recycled plastic bottles.
The 90 Degree By Reflex fleece-lined leggings are ideal for the cold winter months. They’ll keep you warm for hours when you’re outside but won’t overheat you when you’re indoors, either. The style comes in over 10 different colors, they have a pocket option and the interlock stitch design gives you maximum mobility.
Sleek leather-looking leggings that are fleece lined? Yes please! These warm liquid leggings by Plush not only will elevate any winter outfit you have in your closet but you’ll be warm, too.
The Baleaf fleece-lined leggings from Amazon are designed with a breathable, soft fabric that flatters all shapes and sizes. The wide waistband helps reduce the look of a muffin top and they’re available in colors like black, purple, dark blue, green and more.
The Romastory Winter Leggings are another great budget-friendly option and will have no problem keeping you warm thanks to a plush velvet lining! They have over 5,000 reviews on Amazon and come in a variety of colors.
Lorna Jane’s Winter Thermal Leggings are great for early morning runs, traveling or when you’re running errands. They’re available in sizes XXS to XL.
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