Falke · Fogal · Gerbe · Item m6 · KUNERT · Wolford AG

SS17 sale starts (Updated: 23/06/17)

       June has always been characterised by sunshine, holiday and of course, sale.  Whether you are looking for a bargain that is on your wish list or to stock for the coming seasons, now is a great time.  I have listed below sites that are on sale… Continue reading “SS17 sale starts (Updated: 23/06/17)”

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My favourite online stores for hosiery

       If you live in Europe or in a metropolis, chances are you have plenty of brands and stores (both online and retail) to choose from.  What if you live outside of the E.U., or the brand you like doesn’t ship to your place of residence?  That’s what I am going to talk about today – online retailers I frequently visit. Continue reading “My favourite online stores for hosiery”

Comparisons · Fogal · Reviews

Comparison Review: Fogal Caresse Tights Size M vs. MX

       The size chart that Fogal provides can be a bit confusing (this is especially the case if you are new to the Brand).  The main reason being is that Fogal included the size range (Small, Medium and Large respectively) and their variants (M EXTRA and L EXTRA; abbreviated as MX and LX respectively) into one size chart, thereby giving a false impression that it is a gradient of 5.  To further complicate the matter, there is no clear distinction between size M and MX if you look the chart closely.  I have been told that the MX maintains the same total length as their counterparts but provides more room for the hips.  Let’s find out if this is true. Continue reading “Comparison Review: Fogal Caresse Tights Size M vs. MX”

Reviews · Wolford AG

Review: Wolford Pure 30 Complete Support Tights

       I previously talked about how Wolford’s innovative yarn brought the utmost comfort as experienced in Pure 50 and Pure 10 tights.  I also spoken about the addition of the Pure 30 Complete Support tights will make the range more complete.  What I didn’t anticipate is that such tights aren’t “pure” at all, read on to find out why. Continue reading “Review: Wolford Pure 30 Complete Support Tights”

Hosiery arts · Little chat

Happy first anniversary to ilovehosiery!

       Today marks the date on which I posted my first blog.  Before I blow the candlelight, I would like to thank all of you who have visited ilovehosiery.  This is a special place where everyone can share their thoughts about hosiery.  My deepest thanks goes to my partner Cindy, who has been supporting me way before the website came into existence.  Lastly, I would like to thank countless people who have worked so hard to make these products available for me.  I love you all~ Continue reading “Happy first anniversary to ilovehosiery!”