What to Wear With Black Sweatpants - 15 Ideas

By: Sarah Hodges.

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Nowadays, sweatpants aren’t only sportswear or for being at home, they are also used for casual events.

The key is to mix styles and create incredible outfits to look fashionable and comfortable.

In this article, I will show you 15 days of what to wear with black sweatpants, from tops, sweaters to sandals.

Go ahead and wear your black sweatpants outside the house or the gym, there are many types that you can match with many classic and not so classic garments.

Take a look and get inspired!

White Top


About outfit with black pants, you can’t miss this option: a white top. The black and white combination is a classic and never fails. This particular top looks like a shirt, that’s why this white top and a white shirt look great with black sweatpants.

One Shoulder Top


This one-shoulder top is a great choice if you are looking to add some elegance to your look. You will create a delicate outfit with your black sweatpants and you can wear a leather jacket as you see in the picture, and you will have a chic style!

Rubber Sole Sandals


Do you want a more relaxed outfit? You can wear a cotton top or t-shirt, black sweatpants, and these nice sandals to replace sneakers and you’ll be super cool!

These rubber sole sandals are versatile and can be worn with many outfits.

Platform Bootie


This style of sweatpants is so beautiful, and with those platform booties, you will have an amazing and cool look. 

Match a black sweatpant with booties and you will have an original and fashionable style. Go for them!



In previous articles, I have mentioned that loafers are classic items that look great with everything and sweatpants are not an exception! You can be amazing and cool matching your black sweatpants with a pair of loafers in the same color or camel, nude or white for example.

Go ahead and mix styles!

Knit Jacket


If you like classic clothes and sober colors, go for this knit jacket. You can create an outfit with your black sweatpants and this nice jacket and also you will have the classic style that you want but at the same time, you will look radiant and modern.

White Blazer


If you still don’t have a white blazer, I recommend you to get one!

It solves any outfit for any occasion and is undoubtedly a basic clothing item that can’t miss in your closet. To this look with a white blazer and black sweatpants, you can add sandals or sneakers.

Quilted Ankle Boots


You won’t want to take these boots off all winter long, they are very warm, cute, and fashionable. If you match your black sweatpants with these quilted ankle boots you will have a cool outfit for the coldest days of the year.

Track Sole Sneakers


These sneakers are trendy and you can wear them with anything you can think of! jeans, skirts, shorts and of course black sweatpants!

If you don’t like the classic sneakers, go for these! They are fashionable and you will be super cool.



A different style from the previous one. These sneakers have been classics for many years. You can wear them with any of your outfits because they are versatile and timeless. If you have a classic style, sweatpants and these Converse are a good combination for you.

Cropped Off-the-shoulders Cardigan


This outfit proves that you can have a dainty outfit even wearing sweatpants. This all-black combination with cropped off the shoulders cardigan and black sweatpants is amazing. 

If you want to look awesome and elegant go for this option!

Ribbed Cashmere Sweater


A black hoodie or sweater like this one is always a good solution to your look, and also an all-black outfit never fails. 

This ribbed cashmere sweater is a great option to match with your black sweatpants and it’s so versatile that you can wear it with any other garments.

Zebra Print Top


If you are one of those who don’t usually wear classic clothes, this zebra print top is for you. 

This top is perfect if you are looking for an eye-catching garment with a personality to contrast your black sweatpants. You can always add accessories and complements as details.

Open Knitted Top With Sleeves


This top is ideal to add as a detail to your casual and comfy look. If you have an all-black outfit like in the picture, this top helps to contrast and look amazing.

Go for this open knitted top that you can wear in many looks with your black sweatpants!

One-shoulder Ruffled Top


Another great choice if you want to add a touch of elegance to your outfit with black sweatpants. This one-shoulder ruffled top is very delicate and can be worn for casual events where you want to look radiant.

To Wrap Up

Now you know what to wear with your beautiful black sweatpants. And if you don’t have one, you realized that it’s a great option to have in your closet and it will solve many looks for different occasions.

Besides, many of the options I showed you above, are basic and classic clothing items that you can combine with other pants, skirts and I assure you that they will be good investments!

Forget about thinking about sports when you see sweatpants! You can look cool and stylish for traveling, going to a party and much more!