March 2019 Newsletter – Autumn arriving

      Summer used to be my favourite season.  The canon of cicadas’ droning noise paired with a glass of chilled beer is the best!  However, the rise in temperature in recent years really make summer unbearable, even in N.Z.  Autumn, with gradual cooling climate and picturesque scenery wins my heart.  It is also…

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Review: Heist The Nude (early 2019; Updated: 07 Mar 19)

      I reviewed The Nude sheer, seamless tights from Heist Studios in early 2017.  Since then, the style has undergone several updates, notably bigger size options and more colour selection.  So I asked Heist to see if there is any other changes before I update my review for the style.  They responded me…

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Comparison Review: Oroblù Magie 20 tights vs. CdR Eterno Super Lucido 20 DEN tights

      Occasionally, reviewing one style immediately reminds me of another because of their similarity.  In this comparison review, I would like to compare two glossy tights I recently reviewed – the Magie 20 tights from Oroblù and Eterno Super Lucido 20 den tights from Cecilia de Rafael.  For ease of reading, I have…

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February 2019 Newsletter – Comparison reviews are back

      Hello and welcome back to ilovehosiery.  I hope you have had a brilliant break and a great start for the year.  Due to unusually warm climate, I did not have the opportunity to wear tights in the last couple weeks.  However, the weather forecasts cooler temperatures for the days ahead, I should…

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Review: Fogal Summercool tights

      I thought I’d never have the chance to review Fogal products but thankfully I was wrong.  Today’s focus is the Summercool tights from the reviving brand.  I bought it from UK Tights and according to the reviews, it had been available since 2013. (WOW!)

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Comparison Review: Heist Studios The Nude (Ver. 2017) vs. Hēdoïne The Edgy

A extensive comparison between two seamless tights from two innovative brands.

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Review: Pierre Mantoux Veloutine 0 tights (Updated: 11 Jan. 19)

      We have not had a single drop of rain since New Year’s Day and the temperature has been soaring.  I could not have think a better condition to test ultra-sheer tights, and it turned out that I have one in stock – the Veloutine 0 tights from Pierre Mantoux.

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