Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Before nylon, stockings had been made of cotton, wool, rayon, or silk When I first started blogging, it was as Stockings Addict, so hosiery will always hold a special place in my heart. I love how stockings can instantly make any outfit more sophisticated, more stylish, and, yes, more sexy just by their presence. Unfortunately, stockings have been waning in popularity for years now, and you only have to look at the photo at the top of this post to see that stockings today are far less elegant than those of previous decades. But for those who still enjoy a fancy nylon stocking, all isn't lost.
As a person who loves all things retro, I have been tempted to wear back seam stockings to work. Can you tell me if back seam stockings are appropriate for work? Back seam stockings: a modern way to creating a perfect silhouette reminiscent of the s. Featuring a delicate knitted vertical seam that runs from the top of your hosiery down to the toe, providing a touch of retro glamor — To help with Julia's question, we reached out to renowned stylists, fashion bloggers, and experts for their advice: "Generally speaking, nude toned back seam stockings are appropriate for work Office settings, creative vocations. I recommend wearing back seam stockings with a short to medium height heel or knee height fashion boot. I love that from the front they appear to be regular nylons, so I can meet with colleagues and clients while still presenting myself as a traditional young professional, but that tell tale line up the back of my leg is subtle enough to waver between classic, retro and sexy.
25 Christmas Stockings to Adorn Your Mantel In Style
What Katie Did are the leading name in retro vintage hosiery, and we're big fans of them here at Revival. They are extremely versatile, and you can wear them with everything from bright florals, red polka dots, and nautical navy to classic black. These are 15 denier seamed nylons with a translucent champagne leg, and coloured point heel, seam and welt. Made in Italy, the home of traditional hosiery manufacturing, from stretch nylon and elastane for ease of fit. Looking this stylish has never been so easy!