As temperatures start to drop, we’re faced with the usual dressing dilemma: how to stay warm and still look chic? The good news is, tights are here to save us, with a style for every occasion. And while everyone has a failsafe pair of 100 denier opaques in their drawers, tackling more adventurous styles can be tricky, but let our guide be your helping hand.
1. Black out
Whether you want more mileage from your mini skirts or you’ve indulged in a new dress, black tights are all you need. Add them to your winter wish list alongside knee high boots, for extra warmth and style.
Charnos 100 Denier Opaque Tights £7.00
2. Sheer luxury
Mark the start of tights season with a fresh and silky pair. With supportive waistbands and a sheer finish, what’s not to love? Slip on with your new season boots and a winter floral dress.
Wolford Satin Touch 20 Denier Tights £17.00
Fish nets have been a rising trend and with the right outfit, they can look stylish and chic. Wear with a sleek midi dress to keep leg-baring to a minimum. For more elegance add your favourite courts.
Wolford Kaylee Tights £31.00
5. Dare to bare?
Let’s talk about nude tights. If you want to avoid chilly ankles this season but black tights aren’t for you, meet your new hosiery hero. And no, you won’t end up looking like Nora Batty, we promise.
Charnos Simply Bare No Toes Tights £5.50
The perfect combination of socks and hosiery? Hold-ups. Complete your accessories drawer with a pair for easy dressing. They’ll keep legs warm under workwear and nobody will know the difference. Just add statement boots and a tote.
Charnos Opaque Hold Ups £9.00