If you read my post on leggings vs. skinny jeans, you know that the main difference is that leggings are not pants.
They’re lighter, thinner and much more revealing which means that for mature gals like us, it’s best to wear them with a long top. What do I mean? Here are three styles of tops that will work well with your leggings this summer.
1. Wear a Shirt Dress With Leggings
A button up shirt dress makes a great top for leggings. I have a couple of shirt dresses with sleeves that I often wear with leggings, but in summer I like this silky, red snakeskin print one from Equipment. I wear it belted to give it a bit of oomph, and I pair it with flat sandals.
It’s a great casual outfit that I can wear to the mall, running around town, or when I’m on holidays sightseeing. I just wore it in NYC when I was there for the weekend. Continue Reading