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15 Workout Leggings That Will Make Your New Year's Resolution More Fun

We're partway through the month, and New Year's resolutions are already starting to slip through the cracks—especially when it comes to hitting the gym. With a little help from these luxe workout leggings, you won't need any extra inspiration for reaching your fitness goals.

Kick Butt Nation

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These patchwork P.E Nation mid-rise capris are all we need to get ourselves in gear for the new year. With trendy sports patches, flattering side paneling, and a metallic gold waistband, classic black workout leggings get a luxe upgrade. Need more motivation? Second-skin fabrication, sweat-wicking technology, and squat-test approval mean these capris can take a hit, so give it your all. ($165;


Punch It Up

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As much as we love our black leggings, they're getting a bit worn. These Alo Yoga High-Waist Airbrush Leggings are the perfect replacement (Gigi Hadid agrees). Not only do they bring a punch of color and shine to your kickboxing routine, but an extra-wide waistband and smooth flatlock seams also ensure a comfortable fitness class, whatever the workout. ($82;


Take It To The Track

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Every prepster who follows you on Insta will be beyond jealous of these Adidas Adibreak Tights, featuring the signature three stripes racing down each leg and an iconic embroidered logo on one side. Made of shiny tricot, the original '90s tracksuit material, these workout leggings have a subtle and sophisticated collegiate vibe that you'll be begging to add to your workout wardrobe. ($40;


Fake It 'Til You Make It

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If you're not scared of prints, try this pair of camo leggings from Carbon38's Hero Collection. Whether you're a gym newbie or a regular gym rat, no one will know the difference while you're wearing these cool camouflage, full-length workout leggings. Compression Supplex fabric offers allover support that gives your bum a flattering lift, while a mid-rise, ruched waistband keeps everything tucked in while you work out a sweat. ($115;


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Pockets. Pockets, Pockets

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Another athleisure favorite of "It Girl" Gigi Hadid is this style of Lululemon Tight Stuff Tights, and we are all about it. Aside from the girly scallop detailing and the brand's signature compression material, these workout leggings also have stylish reflective dots at the bottom to warn off drivers and—not one, not two, but three!—hidden pockets to store all your essentials while you hit the road for a moonlit run. ($148;


From Kickboxing To Just Kickin' It

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For the girl who thrives on the go, go, go, you need a wardrobe that works with your active lifestyle. The edgy Moto Leggings by Target's own JoyLab are just what you're looking for to power through that 5:30 p.m. Soul Cycle class and still catch drinks with your bestie downtown afterward without any fuss. Just throw on a leather jacket or a logo-plastered sweatshirt and you're street-chic without sacrificing your New Year's fitness goals.. ($40;


Retro Reboot

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Didn't quite follow-up with your fitness goals last year? Don't sweat it. A new year means a whole new chance to reboot your workout routine. And why not treat yourself with a new pair of leggings to inspire your best performance? These sporty leggings are perfect for the gym and casual off-duty looks with retro-inspired racing stripes and a trendy drawstring waist. ($150;


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Meditate In Macramé

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Take some time that's all about you in the new year. Whether hot yoga, studio pilates, or relaxing meditation, these hand-woven macramé leggings are up for the challenge with antimicrobial, moisture-wicking, and wrinkle-resistant material that are just added bonuses to the intricate design. Leave the days of tugging your leggings up every other sequence thanks to a high-rise waistline that can withstand downward dog and every other pose. ($165;


High-Shine Kick Start

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Keep the sparkle of New Year's Eve going well into January with these metallic gunmetal gray leggings by none other than Target's hit activewear brand, JoyLab. Smooth, full-coverage Spandex means no peek-a-boos while you're working on your deadlift, while side mesh panels let your legs breathe, keeping you cool on your warm-up run. Not to mention the endless outfit possibilities for a night out as well. ($35;


Strut To Strength Training

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Give your go-to black leggings a break, and take a chance on these two-toned, black and gray marled-knit workout leggings. They're not too out of your comfort zone, keeping with the neutral color palette, but have a bit of added spunk with screen-printed stars on each leg to get you up and going each morning. Do you need any other excuse? ($81;


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Dance It Out

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Flexi Lexi is known for its wrap-around Dancer Leggings, perfect for yoga, jogging, dancing, and even surfing with quick-dry, lightweight, and 4-way stretch fabric. Though we're partial to black, you can choose between several other vibrant colors, including mint, coral, lilac, and maroon—just to name a few. There are also limited-edition ombré leggings if you're ready to kick it up a notch for the new year. ($85;


A Running Start

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Give yourself a headstart on your marathon training with running tights that are as ready as you are. The Nike Epic Lux Flash Reflective Running Tights are just the thing to keep you going—day or night—when you're running low on motivation. Colorful reflective graphics also help you stand out with each stride when the sun goes down. ($120;


Power Sculpt

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These Salar Statement Powerhold Leggings from Fabletics are just what we need to get our bums back in shape. Yes, we love the chafe-free and UPF 50+ sunblock protection, but we love the color block shaping even more. Going to the gym can be intimidating, but with these compression workout leggings, all your insecurities are contoured with flattering lines and clever optical illusions. We'll take one in every color, please! ($80, $25 with membership;


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Don't Mesh Around

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Everything you love about the classic Fabletics Powerhold Leggings, but with stylish mesh details that wrap around from from to back, just enough to keep you cool during an intense cardio session. We're also making a resolution to be more daring, and this watercolor floral print is a perfect starting point with flecks of maroon and pink to liven up our normal workout ensemble. ($85, $28 with membership;


Studio Staple

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You know Free People as the free-spirited, contemporary indie brand with feminine silhouettes and patchwork patterns, but did you know they also have a super chic activewear line? Well, now you do, and you won't be able to forget with workout leggings you'll want to live in. These Free People On Tour Leggings are hard to resist with seamless fabric, a ribbed waistband, and adjustable lace-up details at the hem for the perfect fit, whatever studio class you're trying out this week. ($41;


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