Get major deals on the Instant Pot, a memory foam mattress and much more this Presidents Day. Tights are magic as the weather gets cooler. They keep us warm, look cute and give a second life to our spring and summer outfits. The only problem?
The secret to tights that last all winter? Freeze them first!
How to Keep Compression Stockings Up - Vein Solutions
If you have symptoms of venous disease, compression stockings are often helpful to alleviate some of the discomfort. Or if you have a job in which you sit or stand for long hours, you might benefit from stockings to help keep your veins in healthy condition. Stockings come in all shapes, sizes and colors. There are knee high, thigh high and pantyhose styles and they come in a variety of strengths of compression. We recommend you use mmHg strength for the best benefit. Knee high is generally sufficient to lend support, but thigh and pantyhose styles are beneficial if you have varicose veins particularly on the thighs.
8 things to do with old tights and stockings
The life span of your average pantyhose is, what, 2 months? I have actually had some pantyhose for years, but thats because I only wear them a couple times a year. So lets say you get 5 good uses out of a pair of pantyhose - what else can you do with them? I did a little research and found a bunch of ways to reuse your old, tared, lots 'o runs pantyhose.
Have you ever wondered what to do with your old tights, pantyhose and stockings once you've worn holes in the toes and heels, or gotten a HUGE ladder in them? Emergency hair tie This is a great travel hack: snip the leg of a pair of stockings into 2cm widths and use these to keep unruly hair out of the way why you get on with saving the world. The waistband section of stockings can also be snipped out to make a simple head band useful for keeping your fringe out of your eye when gardening, cooking etc. Make your own from the leg of a pair of stockings: just tie a knot in the open end before you throw it in the wash! Rescue small items If you're hunting around your house for a lost earring or bobby pin, stretch the leg from an old pair of tights over the end of your vacuum cleaner and hoover and secure with an elastic band.