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Tips for Wearing Tights

Let us start by saying: it's not for everyone. Tights are tricky business - even nude tights are hard to get right. But the best part about colourful tights? You can't get it wrong. This 80s inspired trend has a whole lotta kitch about it, inspired by Balenciaga and Versace. Read on to find out our five ways to wear it.

1. MATCHY (MATCHY) CLASHY

Because certain colours are better together

Shoes, Manolo Blahnik. Tights, Calzedonia
 

2. WHITER THAN WHITE

Treat white tights like a neutral basic to give an outfit an edge.

Tights, Calzedonia. Shoes, Rejina Pyo.

3. MATCH YOUR TIGHTS TO YOUR BAG (AND SHOES)

A simple wool coat comes alive with the addition of white boots, bag and tights.

Tights, Calzedonia. Shoes, Jimmy Choo x Off White. Bag, Danse Lente.

4. DIP A (NYLON-CLAD) TOE IN
If you are new to colour block tights try a darker pair in burgundy, navy or forrest green. As barely a shade from your go-to black opaque’s they will add a subtle new dimension to your outfit.

Tights, Banana Republic. Shoes, Malone Souliers.

5. HEAD-TO-TIGHT

If you’re feeling bold (and inspired by Smurfette) go head to toe blue. 

Tights, Calzedonia. Shoes, Manolo Blahnik. Bag, Tara Zadeh.