- Is it really not possible to produce FF's on modern round-knitting machinery? Okay, I'm not talking about "genuine" FF's but rather a quality that comes as close as possible in terms of feel and look of the original thing, aka non-stretch and 100% nylon. - Anything can be made less expensively … [Read more...] about Producing fully fashioned stockings on modern machines
Off the top, my picks would be countries in South America or Eastern Europe. I am perhaps naively surprised whenever I encounter women from South America. They are usually quite feminine and very well-tailored, and virtually always with nylon hosiery and smart shoes. The reason I'm surprised is I … [Read more...] about Which is the most feminine country?
A number of years ago, before pantyhose replaced stockings, I had a neat experience on a local commuter airline. Shortly after boarding one morning, I seated myself in an aisle seat where I knew I would have a nice view of the stewardesses. On this flight, there was one particularly beautiful … [Read more...] about The air stewardess who became a model
- I was shopping for stockings yesterday and the salesperson offered me a pair of "garter belt" pantyhose which I'd never seen before. I'm sure most of you are familiar with these. They are open, one-piece pantyhose which, when they're on, sort of take on the appearance of stockings and a garter … [Read more...] about “Garter belt” pantyhose: atrocity?
There are plenty of stocking wearers in Perth, Australia, especially in spring and autumn when the climate is similar to the English summer. The larger department stores have rack after rack of all types and fashions, many imported from France and Italy. Suspender belts are in abundance and are … [Read more...] about The Perth report