Hosiery for a semi formal

Q. I am attending a semi formal party in the next two weeks. Although I am in the South (Atlanta, GA) it is quite cold. Can I wear pantyhose with open toed shoes and a cocktail dress? The dress is maroon. If I can wear hose what color/style do you recommend? Any advice you can provide will be greatly appreciated.

-Hosiery how-to

A. Either choose to match the dress color with a sheer patterned maroon color or go for a black patterned hose to give a little oomph to the dress. You can wear open toe shoes with hosiery as long as you don’t wear a sandal foot style hose and tuck any visible seams underneath your toes.

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Jonathan Aston Stringer pantyhose (left), $14 at figleaves.com

Jonathan Fleur tights (right), $14.99 at
mytights.com (also available in burgundy)

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  1. Jill J.
    Jan 20, 2007 @ 12:48:41

    Also, good source for patterned hosiery / fishnets is http://www.welovecolors.com.

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