Dressing up or down your Over Knee Tights
The best thing to happen to womankind after the little black dress is over knee tights. They are far from boring or basic and save up an extra five minutes in picking something to wear. They can be dressed up of down and can take your ensemble from a daytime to nigh time easily.
At Bianca Miller, we are here to provide you with some tight tips to take through the autumn season to liven-up your look for the dull season.
How to choose your over knee tights
Over knee tights, are a subtle way to liven up your look, especially during the Autumn season. They will make your ensemble interesting without adding the bulk.
If you prefer something more comfy try tights with a wider or an invisible waistband. It is important to remember, when choosing your size, you are allowed to go a size up or down, however be sure to stay within your height range else you run the risk of causing the knee and crotch are of your tights to appear to be sagging.
Although over knee tights are great for Autumn, for added warmth during the winter months, stock up on hard-to-find, fleece-lined tights. They are so thick they could actually double as leggings. They are an especially great alternative if you don’t like the feel of lycra against your legs.
How to wear over knee tights
Now to spice these make some selected pairing to bring your looks to life and keep some last season basic working throughout autumn. Beyond classic-hued Over knee tights, a subtle print on tights—like the vertical stripes—can instantly uplift an outfit without making it look as busy as bold patterns. Do remember also that vertical lines make your legs look longer. Keep this in mind as you pick up your tights.
Don’t be in a hurry to pack away your beautiful sleeveless dress just yet. Simply put a cropped blazer or chunky cardigan over it, put on some tights and voila! You can also complete the look by adding some suede boots. Very season appropriate. You can also make dress down cocktail dress by adding some tights and great pair of booties rather than the usual six inch heels
Give new life to your favorite pair of peep-toe pumps or booties. Pair them with your favorite pair of over knee tights. Just make certain that you don’t have too many pieces on that are out of season at a point.
There’s a reason why colour blocking is so popular now. Autumn is notorious for making us look dull but add a bit of colour by contrasting your black or navy tights with bits of flashy colors. You can even neon it! Besides bright colours get that extra pop by being put against darks.
You can create a monochromatic look with black, which also happens to be instantly slimming. Black, navy, burgundy and dark army green are among some colours that are slimming. Navy dress with white patterns, black tights and black heels and you will look like you walked out of a high fashion magazine.