How to prevent your tights from ripping!
We’ve all been there: finally managed to put together a killer outfit, tights and all only to find them ripped at your destination. How?! Tights… tricky things if you ask us. Just bought a new pair of tights and immediately find a run? With these tips you’ll never have to worry about those rips again! Plus: How to make them last longer.
- Pay attention to the denier.
enier indicates the thickness of tights, the higher the number to thicker the fabric is. Thicker tights lessen the chance of runs. Now we know those thick tights aren’t always the most fashionable thing ever. So should you want a thin tight don’t buy those from the supermarket ( yes we know, they’re convenient. ) but pick one that’s a little more expensive and high quality
- Ice, ice baby
We know, this may seem weird. But place your new tights in the freezer before wearing them! This will work miracles for it’s life span! Dip it in water, wring it out and place it in the freezer! ( in a bag of course ) and leave it overnight!
Hey, if we’re giving you weird tips might as well stick with it right.. 😉 After putting on your tights use a little hairspray on them. The hairspray will work as a protective layer.
- Wash them correctly!
Did you know you’re supposed to hand wash your tights? Highly unlike-ly that you actually do this. We understand you’re a busy woman. Next time try using a hosiery bag. This will protect the tights from any sharp objects floating around 😉
Ladies, time to let your legs do the talking! With the right pair of tights you can put the finishing touch to your outfit! Shop the latest hosiery now.
- 11 December, 2020