Newsflash: Anything that conjures up images of Mrs. Doubtfire is not a fashion trend you want to embrace. So before tan pantyhose become all the rage-- as the Daily Express is predicting they will --we're going on record as saying this is one look we just can't get behind. According to a recent report in the UK paper , women are turning to nude hosiery to give their legs a smooth, flawless finish this summer--and they're predicting the trend is about to get even bigger. Stars like Beyonce and Sarah Jessica Parker are reportedly turning to tan pantyhose to give their legs a flawless "cosmetic" finish that bare stems just can't achieve. It has sold out nationwide and will not hit stores again until the end of this month. The durable design gives the effect of bare legs, is cool in hot weather, and the toeless feature means there is no giveaway seam.
Trend We'd Like To Stop Before It Gets Started: Tan Pantyhose
Who Originally Invented Pantyhose?
Pantyhose , called sheer tights in the United Kingdom and a few other countries, are close-fitting legwear covering the wearer's body from the waist to the toes. Like stockings or knee highs , pantyhose are usually made of nylon , or of other fibers blended with nylon. Pantyhose are designed to:. Besides being worn as fashion, in Western society pantyhose are sometimes worn by women as part of formal dress.
I have just discovered pantyhose….
I admit it. I have been asked this question many, many times, "Who invented pantyhose? Allen Gant Senior invented pantyhose. In , Glen Raven Mills of North Carolina introduced pantyhose -- underpants and stockings all in one garment. With the addition of an opaque nylon top, panthose eliminated the need for multiple "foundation" garments.
I will wear them always and forever. The control top sucked everything in like magic. Anyone else love panty hose?