I wish they were long from the knees to the crutch. Today the materials in hose are lighter and breathable, which makes them wearable even during hot weather. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. That particular occasion seemed like it called for leg-covering. You can also go for more opaque styles, often referred to as tights or even fishnet hose that have largely gained in popularity in the past couple of years. Watch our videos View our boutique Contact us Links we love. As nylon is more susceptible to tears and runs than other materials, makers will usually use some percentage of other materials, usually spandex, silk, cotton or wool in order to provide their users with more durability and better elasticity, warmth or breathability.
They also come in a multitude of shades , so whether you have very dark or very fair skin, every tone is covered so you can find the perfect 'nude' for you. They are a bit hard to find, but well worth the hunt. Berkshire Ultra Sheers Control top, sandalfoot Color: Control Top Ultra Sheer Sandalfoot. My uncle got married when I was twelve and somehow it was decided that I should wear pantyhose, so I did. They come in either sheer-to waist, panty or control top options and do a bang-up job of smoothing out minor imperfections and giving an ensemble a 'finished' look from hem to toe -- without ever calling any attention to themselves.
In order to view and use our website, you must enable TLS 1. They are used to achieve a slimming effect on the wearer by smoothing out the lines of the figure. If it were not for these two products I would not be able to stand and do my job. Become an Affiliate Financial Services. Google Chrome Open the browser. The thing that will determine the look of a pair of pantyhose is the denier count which represents a measure for the linear mass density of fibers and counts the mass in grams per meters of material.
To help you find your way among a variety of options, I stepped into a few pairs so you will be ready to bare your legs alongside British royalty. The comfort of leggings. Users have reported sagging due to a stretched out waistband Can get scratchy on skin. Cost and Value These are the most expensive item on this list, but if you value quality over quantity and want a pair of pantyhose that will last you a considerable time, then they are the perfect choice for you. Burning them is not an option as nylon can release toxins. I bought them myself, I received no compensation for this review. Skip Navigation Sears home.