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Are Velvet Yoga Pants the New Athleisure Trend of 2019?

Is it just us or are you seeing this trend everywhere, too?

We’re seeing velvet athleisure apparel items popping up all over the place right now. Maybe it’s because the weather is so cold out and we’re all in the mood for cozy, luxurious fabrics that will keep us warm through the next few months? But honestly—we’re loving the trend and hope it stays throughout the year. 

We rounded up our favorite velvet yoga pants that are stretchy, easy to throw in the washing machine, and give off the ultra-luxe vibe we’re all about this year. 

Velvet Motion High Waisted 7/8 Yoga Leggings

Velvet Motion High Waisted 7/8 Yoga Leggings

This velvet yoga legging from Beyond Yoga comes in a beautiful “deep amethyst” that seems perfect for cold, January nights. Don’t be fooled by the luxury appearance of this legging—they are stretchy and comfortable for all workout settings. 

Yogaoutlet.com; $69

Movement Wonderstruck Velvet Leggings

Movement Wonderstruck Velvet Leggings

Not completely sold on the velvet trend, but want to try it out? This Free People yoga legging is a great way to slowly test the waters without fully committing. The 81 percent nylon, 19 percent spandex pant has a touch of velvet on the outer hip for a pop of luxury that would look gorgeous on any body. 

Yogaoutlet.com; $98 

Velvet Bell Pant

Velvet Bell Pant

This velvet bell pant is giving off serious 70s, bohemian vibes and we’re totally for it. The yoga legging is tight around the hips, waist, and thighs to give off the classic bell bottom look we all know and love. 

Onzie.com; $78

Maternity Velvet High Waisted Midi Legging

Maternity Velvet High Waisted Midi Legging

Let’s not forget about the ladies who are working out for two! This velvet legging is 86 percent polyester and 14 percent spandex for a comfortable stretch. It also has two options: a midi length to show off your little bump (pictured) and a high-waisted silhouette that goes over the tummy for more coverage. 

Beyondyoga.com; $115

Velvet Skinny Side Shine Joggers

Velvet Skinny Side Shine Joggers

These joggers remind us of the early 2000s when matching warmup suits were all the rage. Shiny insets on the side elongates the leg and draw the eye upward. Wear these ankle-length yoga pants for a vinyasa flow class or a slow yin class. 

Yogaoutlet.com; $80 

High-Waist Posh Leggings

High-Waist Posh Leggings

These high-waisted velvet leggings are flattering, super soft, and ultra-cozy. The yoga pants even feature a hidden key pocket for days when you don’t want to bring anything but your house key. 

Alo.com; $112