"You should be aware people perceive sweatpants as workout gear," cautions Daniel Post Senning, moderator of the question-and-answer blog of etiquette experts Emily Post Institute. "Sweatpants will communicate workout wear to the vast majority of people."
A fashionable person loves nothing more than knowing this is what separates them from the masses. And that is why sweats may just work for a while.
Take Harper's Bazaar Australia stylist, Christine Centenera rocking these fabulous Josh Goot sweatpants in Paris.
It's a trend I'm certainly going to try. No, not for dinner on a Saturday night or as an outfit for work on a Friday, but to breakfast on a Saturday morning? Definitely......teamed with a tee and some great accessories...