A s wardrobe would be incomplete without classic vintage seamed stockings, also simply known as nylons. Of all the mid-century decades, I love s stockings the best. The adorable heel and ankle designs are so fun! Read on to learn more about s nylons:.
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British startup Heist Studios was founded on the idea that womens' bodies are different shapes, sizes, and colors, and that our hosiery should be designed that way. In , the company launched The Thirty and The Fifty , black tights that ranged in US sizes 0 to 20, and with the option of a high or mid waistband. Two years later, Heist was ready to tackle yet another overlooked pocket in the industry — nude tights. It's not rocket science that "nude" is not a one-shade-fits-all color, so Heist approached the issue as if it was one.
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Stockings also known as hose , especially in a historical context are close-fitting, variously elastic garments covering the leg from the foot up to the knee or possibly part or all of the thigh. Stockings vary in color, design, and transparency. Today, stockings are primarily worn for fashion and aesthetics , usually in association with mid-length or short skirts. Historically, even though the word sock is at least as ancient in origin, what men normally wore were often referred to as stockings, probably especially when referring to longer hose. See Hose.