When is a woman too old to wear tights, as in black, opaque tights or colored opaque tights? If she is too old for tights, do you recommend pantyhose? Also, what about knee highs with pants? The key to pulling them off is to wear an ultrasheer that is a nude shade that closely matches the color of your skin. Donna Karan makes some excellent sheer nude shades.
Do Pantyhose Make You Look Old?
Is it OK to wear Pantyhose?? - The Wardrobe Consultant
As a kid, my mom and grandmother taught me never to go out in a dress without them. I have been challenging myself to reflect on how I feel about stockings. My feelings are mixed. Are there any rules on how to wear stockings? How can I make them look young and fun, rather than old and dowdy?
Reader Request: What About Pantyhose?
Every product is independently selected by obsessive editors. While some flight attendants and all Hooters waitresses are still required to wear flesh-toned pantyhose as part of their uniforms, almost every major American corporation has banished any mention of pantyhose from dress-code manuals. And there is one corner of the world where pantyhose are still very much de rigueur: Hollywood. The women I dress for TV shows, films, and commercials almost never go on camera with bare legs — they all want a smooth, sleek leg line; the kind you can only get with leg makeup or flesh-toned pantyhose. But nobody wants it to be obvious that they are wearing pantyhose, so I swear by a handful of brands that deliver perfect-looking legs — without calling any attention to themselves.
And different than the woman standing next to her? Opaque tights are best when the thermometer dips below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The challenge is finding the right shoe or boot to work with them. Honestly, suede works best.