The 10 Best Pairs of Basic Yoga Pants to Buy in 2018

So many pants, so little time, right? Well, we've gathered the best options for basic yoga pants right here so you don't have to waste your time going all over the internet in search of your next pair. Leggings continue to be very popular for yoga so you'll see a lot of those below, plus a few other styles. In addition to tried and true pants from our reliable favorite yoga wear brands, you'll also find some new options from up and comers that impress us. 

Lululemon Wunder Under Pants

Lululemon's best-selling Wunder Under pants can be credited with the current fashion for narrow-legged yoga pants. Available in an ever-changing array of colors (including basic black), materials, and rises. Many a yogini swears these pants make her butt look its best.

Beyond Yoga Essential Long Leggings

Beyond Yoga is known for the quality and design sensibility they bring to yoga basics. These leggings are no exception, which explains their popularity. A wide waist band and triangle gusset promise comfort and functionality

YogaSmoga Tippy Toe Legging

YogaSmoga Tippy Toe Legging
YogaSmoga Tippy Toe Legging. Courtesy of YogaSmoga

A super flattering legging with lots of cool design details like a waistband than won't sag and hidden pockets. Comes in basic black as well as some fun colors and patterns to change things up.

Onzie Long Leggings

We love them for their prints, but Onzie also makes a mean basic black legging. High waisted and capri length options mean that there's a version of this pant for everyone.

Outdoor Voices Warmup Legging

This legging` turns function into style with the contrasting stitching highlighting Outdoor Voices signature 10-panel design, which is intended to give you great comfort and fit. Available in lots of solids and some with some cool on-trend color blocking.

ALO Coast Leggings

A basic legging with a twist. You get two yoga fashion trends in one with these leggings: mesh panels, and a extra long length courtesy of the eighties-inspired stirrup. A fun way to branch out while still keeping it classic. 

Lucy Hatha Legging

Great-fitting, long-wearing pants from activewear company Lucy are a yoga favorite. The Hatha Legging uses multiple seams to craftily tailor the best fit and look at the waist and legs.

Prana Ashley Leggings

I'm a big fan of finding a pant you love and sticking with it. You can totally do that with the Prana Ashley pants because it also comes in a capri length, making it a versatile year-round choice. 

Lole Salutation Pants

These are basic yoga leggings with a twist: you can cut them to your preferred length with worrying about ruining them thanks to three different sewn-in hems. You choose whether you want capris or a full-length pant. Pockets are always a plus, giving these pants the look of skinny jeans.

Hard Tail Foldover Pants

Hard Tail's full length pants with a signature foldover waist band are extremely popular with tall, slender yoginis. These pants are tight in the seat and thigh, flared at the ankle, and run long. If you like Hard Tail's fit, they also make leggings and capris. 


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