Sure, they fly in the face of logic – ‘leather’ and ‘sweatpants’ even look strange in the same sentence – but sometimes things are just so wrong that they’re right. Bassike even did them twice, bringing them back for their latest Resort collection. And while they’re probably better suited to city stomping than beachfront lounging, that almost seems irrelevant.
Click through for six leather trackies:
Side hem zips add some heavy metal embellishment.
$1554 from Bassike.
Dion Lee Line II
Dion Lee’s tapered leathers are a little less heavy on the elastic.
$690 from My Chameleon.
Contrasted with cotton jersey for maximum comfort and made in a rich burgundy hue.
$349 from Manning Cartell.
Bec & Bridge
They’re hemmed like lycras yet almost look fit for the office.
$525 from Far Fetch.
Friend of Mine
Super-soft leather and optional rolled cuff details.
$440 from Planet Blue.
Alice in the Eve
A cheaper, vegan-friendly option that'll also save you on dry cleaning fees.
$79.95 from General Pants.