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Knowing The Best Time To Buy New Stockings

Knowing The Best Time To Buy New Stockings

We all have a pair of stockings we absolutely love and have grown attached to. Still, there will come a day when it’s time for our favorite pair to go. The question is how would we know when is the best time to replace our old, worn-out stockings? Here are the things you should look out for:

1.       How Old Are Your Stockings? – Time flies by fast and before we know it, a year has already passed. Stockings usually have a lifespan of six months to a year, gradually bearing tears and holes along the way. Of course, that also depends on how you care for them! If you think your stockings are already almost or over a year, it is time to do a thorough checkup and see how they are going.

2.       Has The Material Thinned? – Most often than not, we fail to notice that the fabric of our stockings has already grown thinner after numerous washes and uses. Thinned fabric makes your stockings more prone to tears and holes. Stretch too much and you might find yourself down a pair. If the material of your stockings has considerably thinned, it is about time to invest in new ones before your old pair finally decides to retire.

3.       Are Your Stockings Slipping Down? – How many times have you pulled and adjusted your stockings today? Another sign of worn-down stockings is that it has already been stretched too much and can no longer hug your legs securely. You can even say that your stockings have grown a little bigger after being stretched over and over throughout the year.

4.       Are They Still Comfortable To Wear? – Old stockings may have loose threads that can make your legs feel itchy. They can also lose the warmth and protective layer they initially had as the material grows thinner. Stockings slipping down from time to time can also be a bother as you need to constantly adjust them up. Thinking and dealing with all of these things can lead to discomfort. Consider buying a new batch of stockings when you do not feel as comfortable as you did when you first tried on the pair.

Stockings do have an average lifespan but it is still up to your tender loving care when it comes to making sure that they last long enough. One tip we can give you is to invest in high-quality stockings, like those in hosieree.com’s collection.

The Top Hosiery To Include In Every Wardrobe

The Top Hosiery To Include In Every Wardrobe

Perhaps you’re new to hosiery, or you simply keep it to the basics and don’t think much further than that. At Hoseriee.com, we know the power great hosiery has in your wardrobe, and how your looks can be transformed in seconds simply by wearing the right hose. The top hosiery pieces that should be included in every wardrobe are: 

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How To Make Your Hosiery Last Longer

How To Make Your Hosiery Last Longer

High-quality European hosiery is quite an investment into your wardrobe. These are the pieces that really set your looks, they help your favorite staples transition season to season, and they keep your outfits on trend year after year. Because your hosiery is so important to your wardrobe, you’ll naturally wish to keep it in the best possible condition for longer, and there are a few ways you can go about doing just that. 

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Body Types And Tantalizing Tights

Body Types And Tantalizing Tights Tights are the fabulous cool-weather staple that every woman needs or so we think. They’re a great way to add color, flair, and personality to your outfit. With so many options available at hosieree.com, why not make them a wardrobe staple? Continue reading Body Types And Tantalizing Tights

Think Beyond Basic Black To Stay Warm This Winter

Think Beyond Basic Black To Stay Warm This Winter

Just like that, the holidays ended and Old Man winter made himself right at home in the Northern Hemisphere. From blustery winds that reach sub-zero temperatures to precipitation that falls in the form of something beyond cold, spring seems like a long way off. Sadly, that dynamite red-leather mini you got from your sister will just have to wait until the warm weather thaw before it sees the light of day. Or does it? Continue reading Think Beyond Basic Black To Stay Warm This Winter

Four Great Hosiery Options To Look Your Best This Year

Four Great Hosiery Options To Look Your Best This Year

From stockings to tights to knee-high socks, the right hosiery can make a huge difference in how you look and how you feel. It’s incredibly important to give yourself the right accessories for any moment, and at Hosieree we believe in helping make that a reality – and easy to do.  Continue reading Four Great Hosiery Options To Look Your Best This Year

5 Events You Should Always Wear Hosiery To

5 Events You Should Always Wear Hosiery To While there is never a wrong time to wear hosiery, there are some folks who maybe want to skip the hose in favor of bare legs for one reason or another. While skipping hosiery sometimes is perfectly fine, there are other times when it’s considered a big fashion faux pas. 5 events you should always wear hosiery to are: Continue reading 5 Events You Should Always Wear Hosiery To