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The 13 Best Faux-Leather Black Leggings for All Body Types and Budgets

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Let’s be honest, there is nothing more flattering than a pair of black leggings. When it comes to the perfect pair of pants that can be worn anywhere and everywhere, black leggings are by far the only suitable option hanging in our closet. In fact, the only thing better than a basic pair of everyday black leggings is a pair of faux-leather leggings, of course!

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Whether looking for the best workout leggings or the best tummy control leggings, we rounded up the 13 most flattering faux-leather legging styles out there from must-have brands like SPANX, Avia, Alexander Wang and more!


Best for a Night Out


Thanks to SPANX, these Faux-Leather Moto Leather Leggings are the easy way to insert an element of edge into ensembles! Designed with a super-slimming high waistband with hidden power mesh, these moto leggings offer a structured fit that’s swoon-worthy!

See it: Grab the SPANX Women’s Faux-Leather Moto Leather Leggings for $110 at Macy’s. Also available at Nordstrom and Amazon!


Best for a Streamlined Silhouette


The Faux-Leather Leggings by SPANX have the slickest style in the legging game. From the subtle control top to the stretchy leather-like material, this style is the ultimate fan-favorite style that fits in all the right places and accentuates our assets.

See it: Grab the SPANX Faux-Leather Legging for $98, available at Macy’s! Also available at Anthropologie, at Zappos and at Nordstrom


Best for Standing Out


Why blend in? Instead, wear these SPANX Camo Faux-Leather Leggings and stand out! Available in matte black camo, the black base is paired to perfection with a cool camo design throughout. Thanks to SPANX, the wide-shaping waistband is so slimming, it acts as a second skin — accentuating our midsection in all the right ways.

See it: Grab the SPANX Camo Faux-Leather Leggings for $110, available at Macy’s! Also available at Zappos and at Nordstrom


Best for Traveling


The Alo Yoga High Waisted Moto Leggings are the most versatile pair we’ve seen in quite some time. Available in six sensational shades, the high waistline, pin-tucked panel and mesh elements are nothing short of show-stopping. With hundreds of reviewers singing their praises, it’s clear these stunners are a fan-favorite. So many reviewers loved how chic and soft the design was, with one reviewer specifically calling them their favorite pair of travel leggings!

See it: Grab the Alo Yoga Women’s High Waisted Moto Legging with prices starting at $114 at Nordstrom! Also available at Zappos and at Amazon!


Best for All-Day Comfort


Dress to impress in these Hue Women’s Leatherette Leggings! The leatherette material doesn’t just look so silky smooth, it actually is that smooth. Designed with comfort in mind, so many reviewers were pleased when wearing these leather-like leggings day in and day out. Go ahead and style these smooth stunners with a white tee and matching sneakers to see why one reviewer calls these leggings an absolute must-have!

See it: Grab the HUE Women’s Leatherette Legging with prices starting at $44, available at Amazon! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, January 16, 2020, but are subject to change.


Best for a Lifted Look


The Commando Perfect Control Faux-Leather Leggings are the best kept secret in the styling world! Designed with a tummy-smoothing panel that only we need to know about, these stunners will serve serious looks! The ultra-slimming legging give our butts such a lift, without having to do any of those squats! In fact, these near-perfectly reviewed leggings left everyone wanting more! And talk about a coincidence, with five shades to chose from, there is one for every single day of the work week!

See it: Grab the Commando Perfect Control Faux-Leather Legging available for $98 at Zappos! Also available at Amazon and at Nordstrom


Best for Everyday Styling


When it comes to these Express Vegan Leather Leggings we don’t just love them, we’d love to wear them! The slip-on stunners feature a smooth coated knit that has left just about everyone swooning. Go ahead and pair to perfection with a classic cardigan sweater and see why reviewers call these leggings the best leather-like option ever.

See it: Grab the Express Vegan Leather Leggings for $50 available at Express! 


Best for Slimming


The Everbellus Faux-Leather High Waisted Legging has a fan-favorite, super-slimming silhouette. Across the board, so many reviewers were beyond pleased when purchasing these stunners. In fact, one reviewer went as far as to call them absolutely fantastic and a total no-brainer if you’re considering them. So why not go ahead and take that wise advice and slip into these sleek stunners ASAP?

See it: Grab the Everbellus Sexy Women’s Faux-Leather High Waisted Legging for $17, available at Amazon! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, January 16, 2020, but are subject to change.


Best for a Luxurious Feel


When it comes to the Berdine Faux-Leather Leggings, they are hands down one of our favorite options. They are not only our favorite, but they’re an Anthropologie fan-favorite too! Designed with a premium feel, these curve-hugging leggings hug the body in all the right ways.

See it: Grab the Berdine Mid-Rise Faux-Leather Leggings for $147, available at Anthropologie! 


Best for a Disco Vibe


The Lyssé Super High Waist Faux-Leather Leggings are stylish bottoms that won’t just have Us feeling our best, but looking it too — obviously! The cruelty-free, leather-like leggings have been nothing short of a hit!

See it: Grab the Lyssé Super High Waist Faux-Leather Leggings with prices starting at $91 at Macy’s!


Best for Looking Like You’re Wearing Regular Pants

Saks Fifth Avenue

Go ahead and call these Alice + Olivia leggings our new must-haves! We’d be lying if we said we weren’t already pairing these high-rise, skinny leggings with the perfect chunky sweater and pointed toe heel. We love how the zipper gives them a real pants look!

See it: Grab the Alice + Olivia Front-Zip Leather Legging for just $798 at Saks Fifth Avenue!


Best for Chilly Days


The Nordstrom Faux-Leather Legging is the sleekest of sleek. Slip into these high-waisted stunners and instantly add an element of edge in a matter of seconds! Style to perfection with a little black bootie, parka and crossbody. Talk about an outfit that’s cold weather-approved!

See it: Grab the Nordstrom Faux-Leather Legging for $69, available at Nordstrom! 


Best for Showing Off Your Fun Side


The Bar III Faux-Leather Leggings are the ideal option when looking for a pair of black leggings that turn heads. The super sleek, two-fabric design is nothing short of stunning. From little black booties to gym sneakers, these are the perfect pants to pair with just about any and every pair of shoes!

See it: Grab the Bar III Faux-Leather Leggings starting at $50 available exclusively at Macy’s! Not your style? Check out additional legging styles also available at Macy’s! 


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