Take one fast look into my sock drawer and it is evident my tights assortment is fairly easy: sheer black, opaque black, and possibly a nude pair. But when graphic, printed, and coloured tights began creeping onto the runways final yr, I’ve discovered myself asking: Why am I so afraid of coloured tights?
Perhaps it is as a result of they draw consideration to my legs, which at solely 5’1″ do not account for that a lot, or possibly it is as a result of they require a bit of extra creativity to fashion, I’ve all the time strayed away from brightly-colored choices and caught to extra impartial ones. But if fast-fashion is any indication, this pattern is lastly hitting the mainstream — and it would simply be time to embrace cobalt blue or floral-clad legs with open arms.
To ease into the concept, I examined out all the things from banana-yellow to an all-over print. Coming from somebody whose wardrobe is fairly minimalist and monochromatic, I shockingly did not hate wanting down and seeing a pop of coloration peeking out from beneath my clothes. And with that, I made a decision I would simply be going pantless for the remainder of winter. Who is aware of: Instead of shying away from the pattern, you too would possibly simply discover assertion hosiery to be the winter accent you did not know you had been lacking out on.
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