Like it or not, leggings – often considered one of the 2010 worst trends ever – are clearly in. (These are also not to be mistaken for leggings: the leggings are cut off at the ankle!). Although they date back to the century, leggings really became popular in the 80 s, when When chemist Joseph Shivers created the first pair of Lycra fabrics. Here comes the ’80s, the leggings get edgier, like the shiny black leggings Olivia Newton-John wore in
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s her) in a bulky bomber jacket and baggy boots. Here’s the runway-sanctioned way to wear it—offset the tightness of leggings with a loose jacket or top. In fact, the modern way to wear leggings is to barely notice them: they should fade into the background of your other clothes. That’s the difference between today’s leggings and 2010.