The Best Lounge Pants Do It All
By Paolo Sandoval
The Best Lounge Pants for Men in 2023:
These sleek joggers from lululemon are quick-drying, wrinkle-resistant, breathable and feature a comfortable four-way stretch. Not to mention, they’re insanely good-looking — a real versatile jogger and a real no-brainer decision.
lululemon ABC Jogger Warpstreme
Outdoor Voices’ Sunday Sweatpants are a must-have workout and loungewear piece (seriously, we could spend the next six months swaddled in these things). These OV sweats are crafted with the brand’s highly-acclaimed, wildly soft fabric and feature a relaxed tapered fit.
Outdoor Voices Sunday Sweatpants
Smart like dress pants with all the comfy charm of sweats, this elastic pant is the perfect lounge pant for those who want to feel like they’re wearing real trousers.
Everlane The Easy Pant
Master the art of a relaxed WFH space with Rhone’s Element Pant. This super comfortable, super basic-looking pant features four-way stretch, two side pockets and a comfort elastic waistband to keep everything tucking in and above board.
Rhone Element Lounge Pant
So you want a sweatpant that’s not like other sweatpants. Lucky for you Todd Snyder and Champion have created a handsome, tailored 100% cotton French terry sweatpant, in this intriguing army green shade. Plus, code EXTRA30 will score you an (you guessed it) extra 30% off these already marked-down joggers.
Todd Snyder x Champion Midweight Slim Jogger Sweatpant
Lounge pants? Very comfy. Cashmere lounge pants? That’s a whole new level of laying around.
Naadam Cashmere Joggers
A good-looking athleisure jogger primed for running, traveling or just straight up chillin’, thanks to its soft stretch, moisture-wicking properties and shorter inseam to keep your ankles unweighted from any bulk.
Vuori Sunday Performance Jogger
If you’re looking for a lounge pant with no bells and whistles but that will get the lounging done sufficiently, these classic fleece sweatpants from Hanes are only fifteen bucks and are soft as hell.
Hanes Sport Ultimate Cotton Men’s Fleece Sweatpants With Pockets
Huge, fleecy as hell and washed in a sick pale pink, Reigning Champ’s Heavyweight Sweats are the F-150 equivalent to your everyday jogger. They’re the epitome of comfort when the temps drop low, and with modern streetwear finishes, still look great if you choose to brave the cold.
Reigning Champ Heavyweight Fleece Cuffed Sweatpants
Percival’s Everyday Trousers aren’t your normal, run-of-the-mill sweats. No, these are waffled, which makes the…better. In also seriousness, the 100% cotton soft waffle weave means maximum warmth and comfort when you need it most.
Percival Waffle Everyday Trouser
Taylor Stitch has managed to combine the comfort of a good old-fashioned pair of sweats with the rugged style we’ve come to love and ecpect from the brand. Made with organic cotton, The Après Pant dons a waffle heather texture that gives it its durability and good looks.
Taylor Stitch The Après Pant
Updating their already soft and substantial sweatpants, L.L.Bean’s newer athletic version now features a better fit that sits at the natural waist and trim with a traditional straight leg. The fabric is pre-washed to reduce shrinkage, so they’ll always remain the same pants you bought.
L.L.Bean Athletic Sweatpants
These RicherPooer mid-weight fleece sweatpants are designed with a hand-done Cloud Wash technique, meaning every pair is unique — and you get a stylish, light tie-dye look without going too psychedelic.
RicherPoorer Men’s Recycled Fleece Sweatpant
Lunya’s Pima Easy Pants are long pants you’ll wanna chill, sleep and even hit the grocery store in. Made with the brand’s breathable, super soft Pima, these drapey loungers feel light yet incredibly cozy.
Lunya Men’s Organic Pima Easy Pant
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Wills Garment Dyed Easy Trouser, come to solve your “what do I wear” dilemma. These drawstring trousers sport the classic unstructured silhouette we know and (kind of) love, but their construction — drawstring waistband, cotton with a touch of elastic and modern cut — skews sweats.
Wills Garment Dyed Easy Trouser
On the off chance you have a couple cool racks sitting around, these woven pull-on pants from luxury label The Elder Statesman are just about the most comfortable lounge pants money can buy, complete with celebrity-approved (namely, Seth Rogan) wavy pinstripe design.
The Elder Statesman Pinstripe Terry Pant
Beyond the exceptional details of Outerknown’s All-Day Sweatpants — ribbed waistband, brushed back fleece and angled front pockets — we’re happy to report that they’re designed from recycled materials in conjunction with their 2030 goal of complete circularity, meaning you can lounge easy knowing that your very comfy sweatpants are also very good for the world. We've put in the work researching, reviewing and rounding up all the shirts, jackets, shoes and accessories you'll need this season, whether it's for yourself or for gifting purposes. Sign up here for weekly style inspo direct to your inbox.
Outerknown All-Day Sweatpants