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The best and comfiest leggings on the high street right now

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Fiona Ward

Leggings have always been the ultimate comfort clothing - whether you're a gym-goer or not. But due to 2020's coronavirus rules, sales of the stretchy pants have skyrocketed as we all choose to be comfy and ditch our old everyday wear.

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If you haven't invested yet, what are you waiting for? These are the high street leggings that are so good, you'll never want to go back to jeans!

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H&M is one of the best places on the high street to shop for affordable activewear that doesn't sag or lose elasticity. We love this chic black option at just £17.99.

Sports tights, £17.99, H&M

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You can't go wrong with these ASOS own-brand leggings in such a gorgeous shade of blue! They've got just enough stretch - as well as that high-rise fit we all love. 

4505 icon legging in cotton touch, £24, ASOS

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Nike knows a thing or two about making great leggings. The brand has loads of styles to choose from, but we love the running leggings for performance purposes. These ones come with a wider waistband than usual, so you won’t be worried about them rolling down as you jog.

Running leggings, £34.95, Nike

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Reiss has launched activewear! Made from recycled yarn and ultra stretchy, we love the fashion take on this range. The matching zip-up sports bra is tempting, too...

Sports leggings, £85, Reiss

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If you love your leggings to give lots of support, look no further than TLC Sport - which offers a range of compression options and a an inclusive size selection. Designed to be lightweight but still give plenty of control, this brand is one to watch.

Lightweight strong compression leggings, £28, TLC Sport

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Bodysculpting brand Spanx recently launched its Active range at Selfridges - promising flattering shapes and breathable fabrics. The 'Booty Boost' leggings are a firm favourite, and we can see why!

Booty Boost 7/8 stretch-jersey leggings, £70.40, Selfridges

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Lululemon’s leggings are pricey, but they’re so worth it. Perfect for lounging around the house or for that Zoom yoga class, the super high rise style is comfy, lightweight and guaranteed to be your new uniform. 

Align super high-rise pant, £64, Lululemon

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Who knew Amazon had such an incredible selection of leggings? This flattering pair from Queenieke has great reviews from shoppers.

QUEENIEKE Yoga Leggings, £19.99, Amazon

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Sweaty Betty makes great body-skimming leggings. The contour styles are smoothing and flattering, plus super comfortable. They wash well and will last for years.

Power gym leggings, £75, Sweaty Betty

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We adore these comfy Calzedonia leggings, made with cashmere for ultimate softness. Team these with a matching knit and create your own co-ord!

Leggings with cashmere, £39.99, Calzedonia

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