Lifestyle Style 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!) By Alex Apatoff Alex Apatoff Instagram Twitter Alex Apatoff is the Executive Editor of PEOPLE Digital. She has been with the brand for more than a decade, holding various roles on the Style and Beauty team before becoming the site's Lifestyle Director to coordinate the work across the commerce, evergreen, features and marketing teams. Prior to her role at PEOPLE, Alex worked at Us Weekly (where, among other things, she oversaw the Fashion Police pages) and graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelors in Journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Published on March 27, 2017 12:24 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 19 MIRANDA KERR GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images 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 For a supermodel-in-training like Hailey, every crosswalk is a runway - and another opportunity for high-style athleisure. 03 of 19 KIM KARDASHIAN iPix211/London Entertainment 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 Sharky/Polite Paparazzi/Splash 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 Ron Asadorian/Splash News Online 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 AKM-GSI 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 Starzfly/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images 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 SkyFall /London Entertainment/Splash We bet Barbie would be proud of Nicki's commitment to workout wear. 09 of 19 WILLOW SMITH GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images Apparently the motto on her sweatshirt also applies to the concept of pants. 10 of 19 VANESSA HUDGENS Splash News 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 Stephen Cooper/Newspix/Getty Leggings, poncho and hat: The red-eye flier's stylish uniform of choice. 12 of 19 AMANDA SEYFRIED Jun Sato/GC Images Amanda goes for a similar attempt to transform leggings into real pants in her oversized button-up and boots. 13 of 19 EMMY ROSSUM INF 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 AKM-GSI 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 AKM-GSI 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 Pramod Thakur/Hindustan Times via Getty Images 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 Diabolik / Splash News The actress also gives her leggings a luxe touch with a Tadashi Shoji fur. 18 of 19 PARIS HILTON BuzzFoto/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic Of course, the precursor to plane leggings was the Juicy Couture jumpsuit, which Paris hasn't given up. 19 of 19 RIHANNA FameFlynet 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.