For Autumn / Winter 07 – 08 the leggings trend was brought well into the future… forget the plain black cotton! Leggings, tights, pants and boots alike were livened up by shiny metallics and rubbery skin-hugging materials.
From left: Hussein Chalayan, Daryl K, Bruno Pieters and Anna Sui.
Who Has Been Wearing It?
Victoria Beckham in latex leggings (28 Oct 2008)
One Way To Wear It Yourself
The practical way to wear this trend? How about American Apparel’s Lamé Leggings in silver or gold. Try dressing them down with plain black; or adding contrasting colours if you’re feeling more daring.