Ponte pants are pants made out of a material called ponte di roma. Ponte pants are a cross between pants and leggings; they have the stretchy quality of leggings but are thicker and sturdier than leggings. They are typically made to be form-fitting.
Ponte di roma fabric is a kind of double knit fabric. It is made using two needles to produce a reversible jersey knit. Ponte di roma is stretchy. It is made out of polyester, rayon and spandex, and the fabric does not wrinkle. Care instructions for ponte di roma fabric recommend to machine wash cold on gentle and line dry or flat dry.