The Best Affordable Workout Leggings of 2022

Look and feel great without breaking the bank.

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(Image credit: Design by Hanna Varady)

Sometimes, you want to treat yourself to a luxury workout set. (opens in new tab) Other times, you're conscious of your budget and the need for fiscally responsible decisions (like passing up on that cute—but out of your price range—sherpa jacket). If you're on the hunt for a good deal, especially when it comes to workout clothes (opens in new tab), you've come to the right place: I've listed some of the best, and most affordable, workout leggings on the market. They're all under $50—though many of the leggings are less than $35—and they're all sweat-wicking, stretchy, comfy, squat-proof bottoms. In other words, proof that you don't have to spend a ton to look and feel good. Plus, your heart will be happier when that credit card bill rolls around.

Marina Liao
Fashion Editor

Marina Liao is the former fashion news editor at, where she covered celebrity style (from Meghan Markle to Katie Holmes), fashion trends, and shopping advice, plus conducted original interviews with industry insiders. She's also had many opportunities to write content in other areas such as beauty, food, tech, and even home. Her previous fashion stints include POPSUGAR and Cosmopolitan.