How to choose stockings ?

Recently, women refuse to stocking in favor of more comfortable tights.But men think that stockings make a woman sexier.So whether or not to give up wearing stockings, and how to choose the right socks?

From the history of stocking

In the Middle Ages in Europe, men and women wore the highway - trousers made of cloth, which was fastened to his belt.Knit stockings Europeans have learned in the XIII century.the Arabs.But knitwear for a long time could not dislodge from velvet stockings, silk and lace.

After the invention of the knitting machine (at the end of the XVI century.), Knitted stockings gaining popularity.Boasting stockings at the time could only men, the women, they were hidden under the clothes and were considered intimate detail.Since the nineteenth long pants stockings displaces from the male wardrobe.Women also begin every way to decorate stockings embroidery, applique and so on.

heyday era of women's stockings became the twentieth century, from the beginning of which are available from artificial silk stockings.In 1939 there was nylon, firmly entered into the everyday life in post-war years.And invented spandex (or Lycra) stockings made more flexible and robust in 1959.


stockings Now women resort to stocking the most solemn and important cases.How to choose stockings that it was nice and comfortable?First of all, it is necessary to pay attention to the quality of the product.The higher percentage of Lycra, the better the stockings fit a foot and longer worn.Prolongs socks and reinforced heel and toe.Do not forget to smell the product too sharp, unpleasant smell indicates poor-quality raw materials and dyes.

How to choose stockings in size, so they were not going folds?It is necessary to check the table on the packaging, which shows compliance with height, weight and volume.Particular attention should be paid to the gum.It should be flexible, sufficiently broad, but not too much compression.Perfectly keep stockings silicone inserts.

If you prefer to wear stockings with a belt, the estimate, would it not be too smart to stand waist under clothing.If needed for a special occasion it is this detail of the toilet, take care of a lush skirt.Rules of etiquette do not allow to stand out because of garters or length skirt was evident that a woman stockings.

As for color, the classical version considered corporal stockings.Black products are only dark clothes, with the view should not be vulgar.Now fashion stockings in different colors, with patterns, pictures.But these stockings should not contradict the overall image.

Compression knitwear

In diseases of the veins, or if you are on your feet for long periods, it is necessary to buy a special stockings.They evenly distribute the pressure on the blood vessels that protects the feet from fatigue and blood clots.How to choose the compression stockings?They are preventive (with a pressure of 10-12 mm. Hg. Art.) And treatment (greater than 20 mm. Hg. Art.).wear stockings with a pressure of more than 40 mm in case of serious diseases of the veins.Hg.Art.Choose this jersey will help correct physician phlebologist.

At the end of advice on how to extend the life of your favorite stockings.Wash them better hand at temperatures up to 40 ° C without wringing, drying in the expanded form.Wear stockings raduyte and his men, as well as yourself!