Review: KUNERT Velvet Melange leggings

      I wear leggings from time to time but somehow, the leggings that I have reviewed so far hasn’t been great.  My luck changed however, as the Velvet Melange leggings by Kunert are amazing!  Scroll down to find out why. Advertisements

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March 2018 Newsletter – Wolford to be sold!

      You can find the full story here.  I can imagine the news hit the headlines in Austria over the last couple of days.  It must have been demoralising for the employees that the major shareholders went ahead selling their share even after the company’s revenue has been stabilised.

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February 2018 Newsletter – Glossary added

      Finally, I have included a glossary in my blog.  It is located under the “Ilovehosiery” menu for now (see image below).  I have been compiling the list since I started.  If you are reading my reviews and suddenly you find a term unfamiliar, perhaps you can find the answer in the glossary.  …

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Review: Kunert Raffinesse Pinstripe Tights

      Back to work?  It would be fantastic if not.  Nonetheless, I would like to start the year with a pair of tights that are most suitable for workplace.  The Raffinesse Pinstripe Tights by Kunert.

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January 2018 Newsletter – New Year, New Start

      No, I am not talking about ilovehosiery or myself, but Fogal.  The firm received funding and is now recommencing business.  Fogal has been active on Instagram and their website are back online.  They even made in time for the winter sale, which you can check them out here.  Fogal only deliver within Switzerland…

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Review: Kunert Fly & Care 40 Tights (Updated: 23/04/18)

      For a lot of people, Christmas involves travel.  It could be visiting friends and relatives or a holiday away from home.  For some people, this is the busiest time of the year.  Long hours of standing or sitting is unavoidable.  A pair of support tights can be useful in these situations.  In this…

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Review: Kunert Blue Showpiece fishnet tights

      One of the key constituents of conscious hosiery is sustainable yarn.  There are currently two approaches of making such.  One is from biodegradable materials and the other from recycled nylon products.  In this review, we look at Kunert’s Blue Showpiece, a fishnet tights made from 100% nylon waste.

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The envelopment in hosiery

      This is perhaps one of the terms that appear very often in my reviews and yet it is not well-defined.  I would therefore like to spend a bit of time on it, to clarify and discuss its implications.

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Gossip: You get what you pay for

      In a recent episode, the Swiss TV programme «Kassensturz» had 10 pairs of tights tested in a laboratory.  These 20 denier sheer tights are from 10 different brands, among them well-known ones like Falke, Fogal, Kunert and Wolford.  They were rated for fit, abrasion, scrub resistance, run vulnerability and durability against machine wash. …

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