hosiery

These Dogs Are Roaring

When I recently surveyed my sock drawer and noticed that my collection was all hole-filled stinkers and pairs that I’d “borrowed” from friends, I realized that it was time to…

Ami Angelowicz | February 8, 2013 - 9:20 am

Not Your Mama’s Tights

If you’re like me, you probably go through a pair or two of tights a week. Also, if you’re like me, you probably grew up with the brand No Nonsense…

Julie Gerstein | November 27, 2012 - 11:40 am

Must Haves: 10 Pretty Pairs Of Knee-High Socks

One of my favorite fashion equations for fall and winter is tights + knee high socks + badass boots. This combo is not only warm and cozy, it’s a flattering…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 26, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Must Haves: 10 Pairs Of Colorful, Printed & Patterned Tights

This fall and winter, I resolve to step up my tights game. Yes, yes, I’ve been accused of being a purist for opaque black tights, but it’s time for change.

Julie Gerstein | November 3, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Fall Must Haves: 10 Pretty Patterned Tights

Some women dread the arrival of fall, aka “tights weather,” but I welcome it with unbridled glee. Tights are an easy way to add interest, color, and texture to fall…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 24, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Tights On Tap

As we settle deeper into fall and winter, it’s inevitably time to take stock of your tights options. If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a rather extensive collection of…

Julie Gerstein | October 3, 2012 - 11:40 am

Shopping Guide: Sexy Sheer & Lace Tights

Sometimes all an outfit needs to ramp up the sex appeal is a pair of great sheer tights or hosiery. Highlight your incredible gams with one of the lacy, sexy…

Julie Gerstein | February 11, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Sexy Style Stealer: Suspender Tights

Am I the only person out there who thinks that semi-opaque black tights are worlds sexier than bare legs? I know, it’s weird, but the sheer fact of hosiery is…

Rachel Krause | February 10, 2012 - 11:20 am

The Hose Knows

Recently, a big stink has been made about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, bringing back nude hosiery. Now, you couldn’t pay me a million spacebucks to wear nude pantyhose — it…

Julie Gerstein | August 10, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Infographic: What Your Hosiery Says About You

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Hosiery used to be something many women hated having to wear to the office, when nude pantyhose were the primary option. But now tights…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 22, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Bootights Make Winter Dressing Easy

Oprah said Bootights will revolutionize your closet, and we can’t agree more. This special legwear eliminates the need to wear socks over your tights because the sock is built right…

Annika Harris | January 14, 2011 - 1:45 pm

Wear Fishnets Without Looking Like A Prostitute

The first two things that come to mind when I think of fishnet tights are hookers and Halloween. These associations were challenged today when I saw a chic middle-aged woman…

Catherine Strawn | February 24, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Over-The-Knee Socks: Cute Or Repulsive?

Last week on MTV’s “It’s On With Alexa Chung,” Alexa accessorized a plaid dress by pulling on a pair of over-the-knee socks. On her, the socks create a cute and…

Catherine Strawn | November 3, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Should Cage Leggings Be Sent To Fashion Prison?

Every time I think we’ve seen it all in terms of edgy leggings and hosiery, some designer proves me wrong. Behold caged leggings! Michelle at Kingdom of Style tested out…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 24, 2009 - 11:10 am

Are Baggy, Footless Tights In Your Fashion Future?

I’m all for most hosiery trends, whether it be two-toned, crazy-patterned, or studded leg wear. And I’ve never been an opponent of “tights as pants,” as long as it’s done…

Annika Harris | August 17, 2009 - 2:20 pm

Crave: We Love Colors Tights (Win A Pair!)

You may think tights season is over, but think again. There’s still a chill in the air in some parts of the country — and your air conditioned office. Footed…

Annika Harris | May 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Stunning Hosiery For Fall

When I was in high school I butted heads with the evil nuns because I wore patterned tights with my uniform. They said I was a distraction to the other…

Annika Harris | September 26, 2008 - 4:00 pm