All Hail the Return of the Pantyhose

I love pantyhose. What's not to love? They add a little warmth; they even out splotchy skin; they provide a hint of support if you're into that (or a lot of support if you're into that); they keep you from sliding around in heels; and, most important, they make you look just a little more polished. I buy the cheap… » 12/26/12 11:50am 12/26/12 11:50am

Look Out, Michigan. You've Got a 'Pantyhose Pervert' in Your Midst

Congratulations, women and children of Detroit, you have a new sex offender to look out for. A white male in his 50s has been witnessed frequenting several establishments, mainly clothing stores and salons (where he reportedly requests Brazilians), wearing only pantyhose to cover his lower half. I know, how terribly… » 3/23/12 2:00pm 3/23/12 2:00pm

L'eggs Attempts Kate Middleton-Inspired Pantyhose Comeback

Kate Middleton's penchant for pantyhose has sparked international debate over women's leg wear (or lack thereof). Despite the fact that most Americans don't appear to be changing their pantyhose habits, L'eggs is hoping the royals will make more women go for the shiny-legged look. This new ad attempts to sell modern… » 11/10/11 2:30pm 11/10/11 2:30pm

Creeper Sentenced For Making Thousands Of Calls About Pantyhose

Here's what you don't want in a news article about you: "Authorities say Swartz called businesses trying to get woman to talk to him about pantyhose." » 10/26/11 3:35pm 10/26/11 3:35pm

Men In Tights, Loving It

Since we heard about the "manties" "trend," we've thought, okay, but who would actually wear them? (Besides those e-Mancipate dudes, that is.) Well! Philadelphia magazine gives us our answer! » 1/21/10 6:00pm 1/21/10 6:00pm


Selfridges rep on mantyhose: "We expect men to be wearing them, not only as a way to give legs an extra boost of warmth on the chilliest nights, but as a true style statement." [Telegraph] » 9/25/09 6:20pm 9/25/09 6:20pm

To Hose, Or Not To Hose? That Is The Question

The Wall Street Journal today weighed in on the generational battle that is pantyhose. For many women, pantyhose are akin to the girdles and corsets of old, which is to say something your mom or grandmother had to do, an unmourned victim of the feminist movement. For others, they're a way to camouflage supposedly… » 6/05/08 1:30pm 6/05/08 1:30pm