September & October 2020 Newsletter – Face masks on

      How is everyone?  We just came out of the second lockdown.  It all happened when a family of locals were tested positive for COVID-19.  The cluster rose to more than 100 cases in the course of two weeks.  It is now contained, though the origin is still known.  We now wear face…

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Review: Wolford Velvet de Luxe 66 Comfort Tights (Updated: 10 Sep 20)

      Last October, Wolford updated their Velvet de Luxe 66 tights to include an extra wide waistband.  I finally got my hands on a pair of these.  So without further ado, let’s have a look into this edition.

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July 2020 Newsletter – Back to the modern world

      After several months of staying at home for most of the time, we finally went for a short break and stayed in a yurt.  The place is so rural that there is almost no cellular network.  This mean no Internet, no phone calls, and no disturbance.  We soaked ourselves in the hot…

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Review: Falke Seidenglatt 80 tights

      Falke revised the Seidenglatt range back in 2018.  The new version includes hosiery in 15, 40 and 80 denier.  We previously looked at tights in 15 and 40 denier, of which were quite different from each other in a lot of ways.  In this review, I would like to look into the…

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Review: Wolford Stargaze Knee-Highs

      I am as excited as you are that we are looking into a pair of knee-highs for a change.  The style is from the brand’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection.  It is named Stargaze Knee-Highs, yet it is more than just a pair of knee-highs…

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Review: Pamela Mann 50 Denier Recycled Yarn tights

      ilovehosiery has always been keen on sustainable hosiery.  Last month, we looked at Gipsy’s Eco Recycled Yarn tights.  In this article, we will look into another pair of tights made from recycled yarn – 50 Denier Recycled Yarn Tights from Pamela Mann.

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Bataillon Belette introduces tights with trainers

      SHOOTS, the name of the style, combines the BEL80 tights with a trainer-style sole.  It is opaque (80 denier) and matt.  Like all Bataillon Belette styles, there is a small embroidered heart on the left thigh – a trademark of the Brand.

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Review: Falke Step No Show Socks

      I’d like to start with something different this month, a little gift that I bought for myself sometime ago.  They are no show socks (a.k.a invisible socks) from Falke.  Just to be clear, these are designed for men.  The Brand also have a style for women bearing the same name.

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February 2020 Newsletter – Swedish Stockings introducing Soft Wear range

      February is one of my favourite months as we get to see the new collections revealed by brands for the coming Spring/Summer season.  I usually spend some time going through the styles, and decide which ones to go for.  For brands such as Wolford, I keep a record of the styles first…

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