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Are Yoga pants just for Yoga? Definitely not!  We put these ethically made leggings to the test and they accompanied us perfectly to the gym, the city and our outdoor adventures.  Go through our comprehensive sustainable legging guide, to find the perfect pair that suits your needs. 

From classic everyday fits to yoga classes, intense CrossFit workouts, and chilly skiing trips; Read on for the best of the best. 

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All-around Centered tights by Patagonia 

Patagonia Centered Tights

Sustainably crafted from a mixture of recycled polyester and spandex, these stretchy, moisture absorbent tights are perfect for yoga, running, gym .. you name it!

With a wide, comfortable waistband, they give you ample room to breathe. Available in a variety of funky patterns and colors, they add a fun and playful note to any outfit.  While our absolutely favorite feature of these is the smart hidden key pocket at the top of the waistband!  Fair Trade Certified™ sewn, so you have no doubts and a clear conscience. 

  • made from recycled polyester
  • lightweight, stretchy, fast-wicking for high performance
  • perfect all-around legging with colorful prints

Check all beautiful colors of Patagonia Centered tights

ONGX - Organic cotton leggings with colorful prints

yoga leggings organic cotton

OGNX soft organic cotton leggingsare super comfortable and give you unrestricted freedom of movement without slipping. Prints as Butterfly, Aquarell and Leo Olive make them an eye-catcher in the yoga studio.

  • made from organic cotton
  • soft and elastane, super comfy! 
  • normal sizing 
  • pretty prints from butterflies to aquarell
  • perfect for yoga, pilates, and cozy home wear 

Terra tights by Finnish Népra for intense training

Népra Terra leggings

Looking for the perfect pair of tights for high-intensity training? Look no further! 

Made from a thick and durable recycled material that withstands abrasions, Terra tights by Nepra are the perfect choice for CrossFit, weightlifting, climbing, and trail-running. 

With a tight and narrow fit that keeps them in place no matter what, and an Oeko-tex 100 Standard Certificate. Choose long or cropped model, Terra leggings got your back!

  • made from recycled polyamide
  • slightly thicker, not super stretchy fabric
  • you might need to size up, check the size chart
  • perfect for sports where you need robust leggings

Best selling Saturnus Tights by Nepra team - your second skin!

Népra Saturnus leggings

 

The Saturnus Tights by Nepra, are the ultimate pair of tights to accompany you in your everyday activities. 

With a second-skin feel, these are our most comfortable pair of leggings and honestly, quite difficult to part with. 

They have a hi-rise waistband that keeps your lower back and belly supported. And an ankle-length fit, which makes them perfect for the colder days as well.  Made from soft, toxic-free Oeko-tex 100 Standard Certified material, safe for both your skin and health!

Stretchy, sustainable, extremely comfortable and multipurpose. Use Nepra's Saturnus leggingsfor running, jogging, gym, dance, yoga and all those lazy days at home! 

  • made from toxic-free Oeko-tex 100 Standard Certified fabric
  • super soft, stretchy, "the most comfortable pair of leggings ever!"
  • great for yoga, pilates, home lounging
  • check the size chart for hip measurement to avoid any transparency issues

Read also: "The best sustainable yoga and activewear brands you should know about"

Lightweight Lite legging by Girlfriend Collective 

Girlfriend Collective LITE legging

Passionate about removing waste from the oceans? 

For all our environmentally proactive consumers, the Lite legging from Girlfriend Collective is a smart choice. Made from recycled fishing nets, every pair removes 2 lbs of waste from the oceans and a percentage of sales is donated to Healthy Seas.

Lightweight, quick drying, ultra high 11” rise and made of super soft fabric. The perfect pair of flattering black leggings for your workouts! Match the pair with Girlfriend's Paloma yoga top.  

  • made from recycled nylon which comes from ocean plastic waste
  • lightweight, quick-drying, high-rise
  • classic all-around black legging

Shop Girlfriend LITE leggings here >>


Supporting Compressive legging by Girlfriend Collective 

Girlfriend Collective Compressive legging

Go from a coffee with friends straight to the gym, with these super stylish leggings by Girlfriend Collective.

Ultra high rise, four-way stretch and sustainably made from recycled water bottles; they're the perfect pair of tights to give you a smart and classic look. Available in a variety of solid, high impact colors and sizes from XS to XXL.

Slightly thicker fabrication than your average style, a high waistline that doesn't roll down or bunch and a streamlined fit that flatters every shape. Girlfriend Collective uses 25 recycled water bottles in every high-waist, compressive legging pair.

Take your pick from a traditional black, plum, tanzanite, moss and midnight blue to a sweet pastel rose and cool jade. 

With a flattering wide waistband and a compression fit, they keep you looking slim and in style. Whether you are mixing and matching to create a stylish outfit or hitting the gym or a yoga class. 

  • made from recycled polyester coming from plastic bottles
  • slightly thicker fabric, compressive and high-rise 
  • if between sizes, we recommend sizing down for the best fit

See all pretty Girlfriend Compressive leggings here >>


XYNZ Merino wool leggings by Mons Royale

Going on a skiing trip?  These full-length XYNZ leggings are made from a blend of merino wool and elastane, making them perfect for cold weather and winter sports. Surprisingly enough, due to the unique temperature regulating properties of merino wool, they can also be used for the mat or trail. 

Stylish yet comfortable; Featuring the signature Mons Royale waistband, they set you apart from the crowd.  While flat-locked seams and 4 way stretch guarantee your comfort. 

Mons Royale merino wool is sourced in a non-mulesing way and holds a ZQ Certificate. Guaranteeing that the farmers meet the highest standards of animal welfare, environmental care, and sustainability.

  • made from mulesing-free merino wool
  • warm, breathable, stretchy fabric
  • eco-friendly fabric, easy to take care of since airing in fresh air is enough for washing

Read also why mulesing-free merino wool is more sustainable choose

 

Tried and tested by Weekendbee, these are our favorite leggings! Perfect for our eco-friendly consumers and tailored to suit a variety of needs.  Put them to the test yourself and tell us what you think! 

Happy workouts! 

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