They were in short supply because the silky material was needed for the war effort parachutes. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Just be aware that some patterns can add weight if someone has thick calves. Wearing new tights today, turns out they are the type that fall down every time I take a step. Well, speaking from my own experience, they've been there for me to rely on more than most of my friends and family. But, a full 20 years past that heyday for hosiery, we wondered how stylists around Chicago would advise this extraordinary young woman. Photo of the Day.
I am not part alien.
10 things all girls who wear tights will know
I think I looked classy, even sexy, and I must have because I received numerous comments from some of the guys there. Some of the reactions were ingenious. They were sheer, nude, taupe, cream, tan and powder. Feeling hopeless about the future? Last week, I noticed a run in my tights as I was leaving the house. There are plenty of tights that promise to 'control' your hips and stomach, but instead hinder all chances of breathing.