Fashion Tips on Stockings and hosiery according to Noubikko

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Stocking doesn't only cover ugly or unshaved legs, it can make legs look silkier and firmer. Coordinate colors with your wardrobe to project an image of being in-control. Hosiery also gives the feeling of security to you legs.

There are all kinds of patterns and colors available to suit every skin type and taste. It's advisable to own more flesh-colored stocking than any other colors because of its flexibility of blending with different kinds of colors of clothing and shoes.
Five types of hosiery.
1. Pantyhose - Stocking which has an attached panty that reaches from the waist to toe.
2. Stockings - Hosiery that covers the foot and held in place at the thigh by a garter or belt.
3. Leg Warmers - A footless sock that reaches as high as the thigh.
4. Knee Highs - Stocking or sock that reaches between the calf and the knee.
5. Socks- Hosiery that stops at the ankle.

  • A shade darker than your natural skin color can be an all year round color.
  • Wash new stockings before using to prolong its life.
  • Petites should keep patterns and detail small in scale.
  • Heavy legs look best in dark hose.
  • Thin legs look best in light hose.
  • Match hosiery to shoe color for a longer look.
  • Hose matching skirt and shoes create the most elongating and slimming effect.
  • Hose with contrasting shoe color or style visually shortens the lower leg.
  • Lighter shades are excellent for spring.
  • Darker colors are better for fall and winter season.