Stars Who Wear Leggings to the Airport

Celebrities were in an uproar about the news that United Airlines barred leggings-wearing passengers from boarding a plane. Perhaps it's because they're so committed to the stretchy staple for their own travels? (P.S. Just gotta fly in a pair of leggings? Here are five pairs that look so much like pants, no one will know the difference!)

01 of 19

MIRANDA KERR

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Not only did Miranda wear a pair of Aritzia leggings to wear with a crop top to the airport, she picked an unmissably bold tan suede style.

02 of 19

HAILEY BALDWIN

Hailey Baldwin shows off her toned stomach in a tiny crop top and black leggings with aviator sunglasses, ankle boots and a cross necklace upon her arrival in Los Angeles.

For a supermodel-in-training like Hailey, every crosswalk is a runway - and another opportunity for high-style athleisure.

03 of 19

KIM KARDASHIAN

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian arrive at LAX airport in Los Angeles, CA
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There are few things Kim loves more than stretch fabric, as evidenced by her travel uniform of leggings, an oversized jacket and Yeezys.

04 of 19

ZENDAYA

Zendaya arrives in Los Angeles holding a sweet letter she received from a flight attendant saying we need more women like her.
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The star layers on every cool girl's workout staples: an Ivy Park sweatshirt, cropped leggings and cool-again rubber shower slides.

05 of 19

CHRISSY TEIGEN

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After United's leggings controversy, Chrissy tweeted that she's occasionally flown in a shirt with no pants. But she's also flown in a tunic and leggings (and a really expensive bag to top it all off).

06 of 19

NINA AGDAL

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Topping off a super-soft tee, super-stretchy leggings and furry slipper-like shoes with a leather jacket seems to be the supermodel-accepted way to turn your pajama-esque attire into flight-worthy fashion.

07 of 19

SIENNA MILLER

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Or in the case of Sienna Miller, you don't bother with the leather jacket at all and just embrace the PJ vibes of your fur-lined loafers and leopard leggings.

08 of 19

NICKI MINAJ

Nicki Minaj is spotted as she arrives at LAX Airport in Los Angeles, Ca
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We bet Barbie would be proud of Nicki's commitment to workout wear.

09 of 19

WILLOW SMITH

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Apparently the motto on her sweatshirt also applies to the concept of pants.

10 of 19

VANESSA HUDGENS

Vanessa Hudgens and Carlos PenaVega arrive at JFK Airport in NYC.
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The first rule of "leggings as pants:" Opt for a style with faux leather detailing so they look more deliberate than your average workout pair.

11 of 19

AMY SCHUMER

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Leggings, poncho and hat: The red-eye flier's stylish uniform of choice.

12 of 19

AMANDA SEYFRIED

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Amanda goes for a similar attempt to transform leggings into real pants in her oversized button-up and boots.

13 of 19

EMMY ROSSUM

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Emmy exploits a loophole in the "no leggings" rule by picking a pair that appear to be jeggings and dressing accordingly.

14 of 19

BLAC CHYNA

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To dress up her stretch pants, Blac Chyna took the extra step of matching her athleisure top to her bottoms.

15 of 19

NAOMI CAMPBELL

*EXCLUSIVE* Naomi Campbell makes a glam arrival at JFK
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Naomi employs the art of distraction to make her leggings work, piling on so many luxe accessories you hardly notice the stretch pants underneath.

16 of 19

DEEPIKA PADUKONE

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Her stylist admitted that her Philipp Plein leggings (worn to disembark a plane in Mumbai) weren't technically on the XXX tour itinerary, but said, "I appreciate the fact that that’s the real her."

17 of 19

RUBY ROSE

EXCLUSIVE: Ruby Rose seen in fuzzy coat, ring studded shirt, silver combat boots and newly colored hair at LAX airport
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The actress also gives her leggings a luxe touch with a Tadashi Shoji fur.

18 of 19

PARIS HILTON

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Of course, the precursor to plane leggings was the Juicy Couture jumpsuit, which Paris hasn't given up.

19 of 19

RIHANNA

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And if you're stumped to find something you can wear that definitely isn't leggings but is still super-comfy? Try a full body sweatshirt, as Rihanna models here.

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