Hosiery Sentence Examples
The spinning and weaving of cotton and the manufacture of hosiery, of both of which Troyes is the centre, are the main industries of the department; there are also a large number of distilleries, tanneries, oil works, tile and brick works, flour-mills, saw-mills and dyeworks.
The manufacture of woollens, linens, hosiery, furniture, gloves, paper, machinery and tools, carriages, nuts and screws, needles and other hardware goods is carried on.
The town has manufactures of tobacco, cloth and hosiery.
Large hosiery works employ many of the inhabitants,, and collieries are worked in the parish.
Formerly there had been in the town of Midhurst a small manufacture of hosiery with which the Cobdens were connected, though all trace of it had disappeared before the birth of Richard.Advertisement
Among manufactures are foundry and machine-shop products, powder, stoves, furniture, hosiery, &c. The borough owns the water-works.
Other important manufactures are iron and steel, slaughtering and meat-packing products, boots and shoes, cigars, furniture, men's clothing, hosiery and knit goods, jute and jute goods, linen-thread, malt liquors, brick, cement, barbed wire, wire nails and planing-mill products.
Of this product, hosiery and knit goods, with a total value of $5,261,166, comprised 23% of all, and cotton goods ($4,287,658), 18.7%.
Dijon is well known for its mustard, and for the black currant liqueur called cassis de Dijon; its industries include the manufacture of machinery, automobiles, bicycles, soap, biscuits, brandy, leather, boots and shoes, candles and hosiery.
Before his western escapade he had taken up the business of hosiery factor.Advertisement
Among the manufactures of Derby are pianos and organs, woollen goods, pins, keys, dress stays, combs, typewriters, corsets, hosiery, guns and ammunition, and foundry and machine-shop products.
The manufactures of the town are principally hosiery and lace, and various kinds of stoneware.
The town has considerable manufactures of cottons and hosiery, "Balbriggan hose" being well known.
Its industries include important hosiery manufactures, and it carries on trade in grain and coal.
Ipswich has several manufacturing industries, including hosiery.Advertisement
Among the leading products are those of the furnaces, foundries and machine shops, flour and grist mills, planing mills, creameries, bridge and iron works, publishing houses and a packing house; and brick, tile, pottery, patent medicines, furniture, caskets, tombstones, carriages, farm machinery, Portland cement, glue, gloves and?hosiery.
It has manufactures of silk, cotton and hosiery and is a market for cheese and grain.
Among the manufactures of Oneida are wagons, cigars, furniture, caskets, silver-plated ware, engines and machinery, steel and wooden pulleys and chucks, steel grave vaults, hosiery, and milk bottle caps.
The textile industries (the making of carpets and rugs, cotton goods, cotton smallwares, dyeing and finishing textiles, felt goods, felt hats, hosiery and knit goods, shoddy, silk and silk goods, woollen goods, and worsted goods), employed 32.5% of all manufacturing wage earners in 1905, and their product ($271,369,816) was 24.1% of the total, and of this nearly one-half ($129,171,449) was in cotton goods, being 28.9% of the total output of the country, as compared with I I% for South Carolina, the nearest competitor of Massachusetts.
The centre of the cotton manufacture (especially of cotton hosiery) is Chemnitz; cotton-muslins are made throughout the Vogtland, ribbons at Pulsnitz and its neighbourhood.Advertisement
Anthracite coal is mined here; there are railway repair and machine-shops; and among the borough's manufactures are hosiery, silk goods, underwear and adding machines.
Other manufactures include needles, machinery, cigars, soap, hosiery, furniture and shoes.
There is also a considerable quantity of carpeting, underwear and hosiery manufactured.
Foundry and machine shop products, hosiery and knit goods, wooden boxes, flour and grist mill products, and malt liquors are other important manufactures; the value of wooden boxes increased from $979,758 in 1900 to $2,565,612 in 1905, or 161.9%, and the value of hosiery and knit goods increased during the same period from $2,592,829 to $3,974,290, or 53.3%.
As compared with other states of the Union, New Hampshire in 1905 ranked fifth in the manufacture of factory-made boots and shoes, and in woollen goods, sixth in cotton goods, and seventh in paper and wood pulp, in hosiery and knit goods, and in the dyeing and finishing of textiles.Advertisement
Dover led in the manufacture of woollens; Laconia in the manufacture of hosiery and knit goods; and Berlin, the chief manufacturing centre north of the White Mountains, in the manufacture of paper and wood pulp.
It is the chief town of the Spreewald, and has saw-mills and manufactories of hosiery, shoes and paper, and is famous for its gurken, or small pickling cucumbers.
The city has an important trade in fruit, and has various manufactures, including paper, fruit packages, baskets, motor boats, gasolene launches, automobile supplies, hosiery and knit goods, air guns and sashes and blinds.
The total value of factory products in 1905 was $30,848,175 (in 1900 it had been $32,682,061), and the most important of these were the products of steel-works and rolling-mills; the products of railway repair shops; foundry and machine-shop products; hardware, hosiery and knitted goods; cigars and cigarettes, and felt hats.
Other important products were automobiles and sewing machines, hosiery and knit goods, candles, furniture, flour, crockery, and canned goods (especially mince-meat).
Before the introduction of machinery applicable to the spinning of silk waste, the refuse from cocoon reeling, and also from silk winding, which is now used in producing spun silk fabrics, hosiery, &c., was nearly all destroyed as being useless, with the exception of that which could be hand-combed and spun by means of the distaff and spinning wheel, a method which is still practised by some of the peasantry in India and other Eastern countries.
It has also important plush, silk and hosiery manufactures, as well as extensive bleaching works, and does a very large export trade to all parts of the world in these branches.
Other notable branches of manufacturing industry, besides those already named, are flour-mills, jute, hosiery, lace, paper, cement, hats, haberdashery, machinery, tobacco, soap and candle factories, iron and steel works, distilleries, breweries, potteries, vinegar, chocolate, varnish, furniture, clothing and brickworks.
Among the city's manufactures are canned fruits and vegetables, condiments, glass-ware, brass and iron-work, hosiery, linoleum and oil-cloth.
Its industrial establishments include oil-works, dye-works and breweries, and manufactories of hosiery, railings and other iron-work, and of oil-cake.
New Britain is an important manufacturing centre; its principal products are hardware, cutlery and edge tools, hosiery, and foundry and machine shop products.
The industries include wool-spinning and weaving and the manufacture of paper, beer, machines, hosiery and matches.
Hosiery manufactures, a characteristic Border industry, with its chief seat at Hawick, employed 11,957 hands in 1901.
The total number of persons working in textile fabrics in 1901, exclusive of 21,849 drapers, mercers and other dealers, but including 43,040 employed in mixed or unspecified materials (hosiery, lace, carpets, rugs, fancy goods, &c., besides a large number of " undefined " factory hands and weavers), amounted to 174,547 persons.
Besides Kuhschwanz, a peculiar kind of beer, it manufactures tobacco, cigars, shoes and hosiery; and coal-mining is carried on in the neighbourhood, It was the birthplace of the naturalist Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg (1795-1876), and the political economist Hermann Schulze-Delitzsch (1808-1883), to the latter of whom a statue has been erected.
The textile industries for which Amiens has been celebrated since the middle ages include manufactures of velvet, cotton-, wool-, silk-, hempand flax-spinning, and the weaving of hosiery and a variety of mixed fabrics.
Linen and woollen fabrics, hosiery, paper, cigars, soap, vinegar and earthenware are manufactured, and there are iron-foundries, distilleries, tanneries and shipbuilding yards.
In 1905 Laconia ranked first among the cities of the state in the manufacture of hosiery and knit goods, and the value of these products for the year was 48.4% of the total value of the city's factory product; among its other manufactures are yarn, knitting machines, needles, sashes and blinds, axles, paper boxes, boats, gas and gasolene engines, and freight, passenger and electric cars.
Its manufactures are flannel, stockings, gloves and hosiery (for which it was well known in the 18th century).
South Bethlehem is the see of a Protestant Episcopal bishop. The Bethlehem Steel Company manufactures here iron and steel, including Bessemer steels, armour plate, steel rails, government ordnance, drop forgings, iron and steel castings, stationary engines, gas engines, hydraulic pumps, projectiles, steel shaft and pig iron; zinc is smelted and refined; and there are large hosiery and knitting mills, and silk mills and cigar factories.
Brooklyn is also an important place for the milling of coffee and spices (the 1905 product was valued at $15,274,092), the building of small boats, and the manufacture of foundry and machine shop products, malt liquors, barrels, shoes, chemicals, paints, cordage, twine, and hosiery and other knitted goods.
Frederick has a considerable agricultural trade and is an important manufacturing centre, its industries including the canning of fruits and vegetables, and the manufacture of flour, bricks, brushes, leather goods and hosiery.
The city also manufactures cigars, cigarettes, snuff, a fertilizer having tobacco dust as the base, cotton goods, lumber, window sashes, blinds, drugs and hosiery.
Woollen goods made in Lowell in 1905 were valued at $2,579,363; hosiery and knitted goods, at $3,816,964; worsted goods, at $1,978,552.
There are other factories for machinery, patent medicines, boots and shoes, perfumery and cosmetics, hosiery and rubber heels.
Flour-milling, tanning, and the manufacture of brandy, hosiery and agricultural implements are carried on.
The chief industry is the manufacture of woollens (blankets, hosiery), but brewing, tanning and iron-founding are carried on, and fruit (especially pears) and garden produce are in repute.
Belper also manufactures linen, hosiery, silk and earthenware; and after the decline of nail-making, once an important industry, engineering works and iron foundries were opened.
The industries include machine shops, breweries, and the manufacture of spirits, linen, damask, cloth, hosiery, beads and leather.
By means of a canal abundant water power is furnished by the Congaree, and the city has some of the largest cotton mills in the world; it has, besides, foundries and machine shops and manufactories of fertilizers and hosiery.
The old wool industry, for example, has become much extended, and now embraces products such as shawls, carpets, hosiery, &c. Its silk manufactures, formerly so important, have, however, gradually gone back.
During this five-year period there was an increase of 31.2% (from $6,540,289 to $8,518,527) in the value of the cotton goods manufactured in New Jersey; of 12.6% (from $2,168,570 to $2,441,516) in that of linen goods; of 45.3% (from $1,748,148 to $2,539,178) in that of hosiery and knit goods, and of 14.8% (from $1,522,827 to $1,748,831) in that of carpets and rugs.
Among other textile industries attaching to definite localities may be mentioned the silk manufacture of eastern Staffordshire and Cheshire, as at Congleton and Macclesfield; and the hosiery and lace manufactures of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.
It has a palace, with a chapel and a library, three churches, one of them containing the burial vaults of the princes, several educational establishments, and various small industries such as the manufacture of hosiery, toys, sweetmeats and lamps.
The leading industries are the manufacture of hosiery, established in 1771, and woollens, dating from 1830, including blankets, shepherd's plaiding and tweeds.
Other important industries are engineering, sugar-refining (established 1757), meat-preserving, flour-milling, sailcloth-making, soap-boiling, rope and twine-making, tanning, chemical manures-making, wood-sawing, hosiery, biscuit-baking, brewing, distilling and lime-juice making.
There are also mills for flax and hemp yarns, a weaving factory and a hosiery factory.
The rivers furnish good water power, which is used in the manufacture of a variety of commodities, including foundry products, paper and pulp, woollen goods, hosiery, saws, needles and knitting machines.
Next come its cotton-spinning, hosiery, textile and glove manufactures, in which a large trade is done with Great Britain and the United States.
The principal industry is hosiery making; there are also engineering, iron and dye works and bell foundries.
At the beginning of the 19th century the city still flourished; so late as 1811 it was described as famous for its silks, hosiery, koras and beautiful ivory work.
Among other manufactures are hosiery and knit goods, overalls and suspenders, hardware, lumber, oils and varnishes, gasoline fire engines, mica insulators, agricultural implements, and wagons and carriages.
Paper is manufactured on a considerable scale in various places, and Balbriggan is celebrated for its hosiery.
More than half of the manufacturing establishments were engaged in the manufacture of cotton goods, of lumber and timber, of fertilizers, of cotton-seed oil and cake, of lumber and planing-mill products, of cars and general shop construction, and of hosiery and knit goods.
Other important manufactures with the product-value of each in 1905 were malt liquors ($1,185,525), foundry and machine shop products ($2,820,697), structural iron-work ($1,991,771), steam railway car construction and repairing ($2,027,248), patent medicines ($1,715,889), furniture ($1,238,324), cooperage ($1,415,360), and hosiery and knit goods ($957455) The total value of the factory product was $94,407,774 in 1900, and $121,593,120 in 1905, an increase of 28.8%; in 1905 the value of the factory product was 39.5% of that of the entire state.
Manufacturing is the principal industry; and among the manufactures are rattan goods, hosiery, stoves and furnaces, boots and shoes, and pianos.
You may be asked to pay a charge for wigs, fabric supports, surgical brassieres and elastic hosiery.
Yet only 7% would consider wearing compression hosiery on an everyday basis.
Support hosiery and graduated compression support hosiery should not be confused.
Visitors to the Mills can still see hosiery being made, have a coffee and admire the display of old photographs of Wirksworth.
Most clients will need to be shown how to apply compression hosiery.
A. Your NHS prescriptions, including elastic hosiery (including support tights supplied by a hospital ).
Made to measure elastic hosiery - garments made to patient's measurements.
Activa Compression hosiery is virtually indistinguishable from ordinary hosiery.
Past sessions have covered the Drug Tariff, health & safety, first aid, measuring and fitting hosiery and professional practice issues.
The classic timeless rib design makes these tights a must have in every fashion lovers hosiery drawer.
Frustration at the poor quality hosiery that supermarkets, newsagents and even some of the big department stores were trying to sell me.
Compression hosiery has been clinically proven to aid venous return and to help prevent leg ulcer recurrence.
Hosiery, the manufacture of which employs 55,000 hands, has its chief centre in Aube (Troyes).
The manufactures are not extensive; but there are flourand saw-mills, tanneries and leather-works, copper and iron foundries, starch-works, dyeworks, distilleries, breweries and potteries; and agricultural implements, cotton and woollen goods, and yarn, hosiery, boots and shoes, sugar, felt hats and paper are made.
Of the makers of paper boxes, of shirts, collars and cuffs, of hosiery and knitting mill operatives, of glove-makers, silk mill operatives and book-binders they are more than half; so also of other textile workers, excluding wool and cotton mill operatives (these last the second largest group of women workers in manufactures), in which occupations males arc in a slight excess.
The iron and machinery trades employ 4500 persons; the textile industries, cotton and yarn spinning and hosiery, 6000; and the making of scientific and musical instruments, including pianos, 2650.
We have our own preferences on sock or hose material and thickness -- it is important that you try on dress boots with the type of sock or hosiery that you will usually wear.
Hosiery is often a woman's favorite item in her wardrobe.
When worn intelligently, hosiery can provide you with comfort, make you look more glamorous and impart you with a sense of 'style'.
Hosiery can be worn for a specific reason like keeping your legs warm in the winter or simply to make a great pair of legs look stunning!
Decide on why you need to buy hosiery and then go out for the purchase.
Hosiery meant for different uses is usually made from special materials with specific weaves.
Remember, most of the time the hosiery you wear is quite visible and also meant to be so - go for something that will not let you down when you most need it.
Hosiery comes in a variety of styles and materials.
You can also find hosiery that is meant to provide control and support.
Hosiery is meant to be sensual and the better variety will be almost completely sheer and nearly invisible.
The quality of the hosiery is measured in 'denier'.
You will find hosiery marked as '10 denier', '20 denier', all the way up to '40 denier'.
As the denier number lowers, the material of the hosiery becomes finer and sheerer in appearance. '40 denier' hosiery will be opaque and you cannot see your skin tone through them.
Do remember that the material in very fine and sheer hosiery is itself very thin.
Also, the hosiery will not provide any warmth to your body. 10 to 20 denier hosiery is the most popular and comfortable since it is quite sheer, reasonably warm and also looks good.
You can buy hosiery from lingerie manufacturers and even fashion accessory stores online.
My Tights is a great place to shop for hosiery of all types.
They also offer more tips and advice on buying hosiery.
Bare Necessities has a wide range of all major brands in hosiery.
One Hanes Place has a large selection of low cost to premium hosiery on offer.
While there, you can also pick up slippers for men or women, hosiery, and more.
When shopping for shoes, don't forget to look for socks, hosiery, tights, purses and other coordinating accessories.
Originally known as Joy Hosiery, they first opened in Philadelphia.
Skip hosiery if you wear a long dress and are often warm.
In the cooler fall months, a floor length dress with hosiery and lining will look fashionable while keeping your legs warm.
Gold Toe socks for children are a must have if you seek quality in hosiery.
Initially the brand was created as a men's hosiery line but quickly expanded into a line for women.
The brand has been on the market for over 75 years and has set the mark when it comes to quality, craftsmanship, comfort and durability within the hosiery industry.
With over one hundred years of experience in the menswear business, they know that just as one size does not really fit all, one style or color of hosiery may not coordinate with all garments.
Whether you are looking for colorful men's socks to jazz up your casual Friday attire or the best looking and fitting hosiery for your formal wear, Stacy Adams men's socks are a guaranteed good choice.
Leggings were some variation of hosiery, either woven or sewn, usually topped off with a codpiece (which could double as a coin-purse).
Properly fitting hosiery can be hard to find for women of any size, so it is no surprise that manufacturers have finally recognized the need for quality plus size nylons.
Figleaves.com is the biggest online retailer of intimate apparel in the world and offers more than 200 brands of underwear, swimwear, activewear, sleepwear and hosiery for women and men.
From its start as a supplier of hosiery, it's grown to one of the go-to online shops for full-figured women who want to look their best every day.
Good hosiery is an important foundation to a great look, but of course more is needed.
When you start with a great foundation - the good bra and right hosiery - and then add well-designed, well-made clothes on top, you build a great look.
You can get bras, panties, corsets, teddies, chemises, petticoats, any manner of costume, hosiery, shoes and all sorts of "extras" to liven up any night.
Alectra, which carries a lot of romantic intimates and has a large selection of Spanx hosiery - one of the best lines for plus sized women.
You'll find everything from the basics (tops, bottoms, denim and dresses) and career-wear to shape-wear and hosiery.
Body stockings on this site are listed for sale in the hosiery section and include a wide variety of styles and many available colors.
Ladies who need a little something extra in their hosiery can benefit from wearing women's plus size socks.
It's time to feel this way about your hosiery too!
Many fit into the traditional hosiery commonly sold at retail and department stores, which run in size 9-11 to fits shoes 6-10.
Hosiery that is not wide enough or does not contain an absorbent material such as cotton will cause your feet to sweat or possibly project a foot odor.
Other items of lingerie available include sleepwear, shapewear, slips, panties, hosiery and a few sexy and frilly garments.
If you're not satisfied with only white hosiery, take a quick look at the other color options you might want to spring for.
Often, there's no need for special plus sizes, since even 'regular' ped socks can be forgiving in fit for the feet in a way that's seldom seen for hosiery or stockings.
In the spring of 2009, designers as diverse as Christian Lacroix and Betsey Johnson included a variety of lacy hosiery, including over-the-knee socks, knee highs, and ankle socks, even with pumps and high-heeled sandals.
The always popular Hips and Curves, one of the best purveyors of plus size lingerie on the web, has an excellent selection of fishnet hosiery, body stockings and cat suits.
Wash them as you would any hosiery in the coldest water you can stand and roll them in a towel before hanging them to dry.
Most, but not all, plus size hosiery will offer some kind of control, whether just in the tummy or through the hips and thighs as well.
Some hosiery is designed to be supportive through the whole leg, which can improve your overall comfort all day.
You can also get larger hosiery just as knee-highs.
At Bare Necessities, you can browse the plus size section of the hosiery department to find an array of fine hose ideal for work or an elegant evening.
The new queen of plus size hosiery and shapewear is Spanx, which in a few years has proven itself as one of the best purveyors of hose for everyone.
From a distance, fishnet appears like solid, sheer black hosiery, but up close the intricate designs of the pattern stand out against your skin.
Today's plus-size women can buy pantyhose that doubles as shapewear, find sexy fishnet pantyhose or choose a more traditional approach to the hosiery they wear.
Shop for shoes and boots in a wide range of heel heights, materials, and styles and complete the look with plus size hosiery, socks, or a brand new hat.
In the past, women who needed stockings to fit larger calves or thighs were hard pressed to find hosiery that fit properly.
For instance, a person who works in an office may decide to wear sheer hosiery while a woman running a day care may opt for crew socks.
Neutral shoes paired with neutral hosiery create a long, lean silhouette that makes legs look longer and sexier.
Accessories like tote bags, hosiery, and belly balm are also available.
Match hosiery to the color of the skirt, and pair with shoes that have closed toes and heels.
They even have clutches, hosiery, umbrellas, and wallets.
A black sweatsuit can easily morph into a scary spider with the addition of eight stuffed hosiery legs secured to the back of the shirt.
Whether your style is hosiery for work or play, choose from pantyhose, thigh-highs, fish nets, tights, footless or socks.
Initially just a maker of body shaping hosiery, Spanx now sells a wide range of shaping garments that win raves - including some from Oprah, Rachael Ray and Ellen DeGeneres.
Elegant Moments has the traditional annual and seasonal lingerie and hosiery collections, but they also have leather, vinyl, costumes, and more.
Traditional routes like being a loyal customer at a department store eligible for coupons and rewards don't often work for hosiery.
You might do better checking in with stores that specialize in hosiery, as these will be more likely to run sales and offer special discounts.
By and large, the best way to get discount Spanx is via online shops that sell the underwear and hosiery.
Additionally, and similar to the very popular Spanx line, you can also find hosiery within Dr. Rey's shapewear collection.
What Katie Did specializes in reproductions of fantasy retro lingerie, corsetry and hosiery from the 1940s and 1950s.
Activa Hosiery has everything from support socks to full pantyhose.
Lots of luck finding hosiery that's sexier than fishnet stockings.
Many of the stockings you can buy cheaply in costume shops or even hosiery departments will tend to be loose at the ankle and, when it's bent, the knee.
They offer bras, panties, clothing, swimwear, hosiery and workout wear.
To that end, you'll find pieces entitled History and Terms of Stockings & Hosiery.
Well-known lingerie brand Commando has won awards for hosiery and holds a patent on a weighted slip hemline that will eliminate the possibility of suffering from a fashion faux pas due to an unfortunate slip incident.
The garter straps are stretchy and can be removed when you don't plan on wearing hosiery.
Choosing a garter panty instead of separate options makes it easy to wear your favorite hosiery any time.
Of course we have bra and panty sets, sleepwear, loungewear, boudoir sets, bustier, girdles and foundations, garter belts, steel-boned corsets, hosiery, the list goes on.
In vintage we have full- and half-slips, flapper bras, deadstock panties, garters, girdles, bras, vintage deadstock hosiery, cami-knickers, nightgowns, peignoir, dressing gowns and accessories.
Right now, I plan to add a few more lines for women and perhaps branch out into swim wear and hosiery.
Many men have found satisfaction shopping at Hosiery for Men, although the online browsing can be confusing, since most of the lingerie models are very plainly women.
The hugely popular Spanx, celebrated for its cutting edge women's hosiery and shapewear, has a line just for men.
This kind of hosiery is available in different colors, patterns and thicknesses.
Some items are exempt from any refunds or exchanges and are considered final sales, including costumes, thongs, and hosiery.
To make their Fully Fashioned Nylon Stockings, they use the same machines that were used by all hosiery manufacturers throughout the 1940s and 1950s.
Make sure your nails have no rough edges, or invest in a pair of hosiery gloves to wear when you're putting them on.
Hosiery - Stockings, socks and tights made for men in extended sizes with more room for the crotch area.
If you are in doubt, then purchase your pair from a reputable company, like the British company Belle Hosiery, or France's Cervin.
When looking for well-designed, high-quality foundation hosiery, you should definitely try Spanx panty hose.
Spanx makes almost any kind of hosiery you could desire and all of it will slim and trim you without any extra trips to the gym or uneaten ice cream.
The Bra-llelujah is like comfortable hosiery for your top half.
More comfortable than regular pantyhose, Spanx Shapewear thigh high hosiery is made to stay up and stay hidden under your clothing.
BagShop.com has all the Spanx styles, from the hosiery to the bras.
If you're looking for the perfect pair of panty hose to sculpt your lower body under that cocktail dress you just bought, you'll need to know how Spanx sizes work in their hosiery category.
Power Panties are sized similarly to the hosiery.
Higher Power is, again, similar in sizing to the hosiery and the panties.
The sizing on this chart is the same as that of the hosiery and panty charts, but F and G sizes are not available.
As with most hosiery, size is determined by coordinating your height and weight.
Thus, any individual looking for Spanx hosiery or shaping garments at that low price will have to look elsewhere.
As women know, Spanx hosiery and underwear is quality shapewear that allows a woman to wear slinky clothes and look great even if she doesn't spend eight hours a day in the gym.
Silkies is a virtual treasure trove when it comes to all of the different types of hosiery that are currently available on the lingerie market.
One of the best things about this site is the fact that you can shop according to your body's needs as well as the type of hosiery that's needed for the occasion.
YumDrop.com has taken a decidedly naughty approach to hosiery.
Sleek n Chic - Here, you'll find a huge selection of vintage hosiery in white, taupe, beige, nude and black.
This relatively new line of Spanx is underwear that has the feel and comfort of traditional hosiery, but it's also a body shaper.
Also online, you'll find the types of pieces Spanx is best known for -- bras, hosiery, panties, tights, slimming intimates and body shapers.
They offer 33 styles of shapewear, four camisole styles, plus-sizes, hosiery and even loungewear.
Amazon has women's fleece pajama sets from Angelina Hosiery in a variety of patterns priced from $30 - $60 each.
Small lingerie bags are a great option if you exclusively plan on using the lingerie bag for bras, underwear, or hosiery exclusively.
Overall, various types of lingerie can all be washed together in the same lingerie bag, although it is advised to keep your most delicate hosiery aside to only wash together.
Caressable You Lingerie has vinyl, leather, costumes, hosiery, and more.
Some of the hosiery options will fit the bill, and there's also a Sheer Lingerie under the Risque title.
Women in the court of Louis 14th wore silk hosiery and undergarments.
So, too, are those who wear tight shoes and tight hosiery, both of which can contribute to a continuously moist, warm environment.
Other leading industries are hosiery, tanning (with the largest yards in Scotland), dyeing, iron and brass founding, engineering and boot-making.
Among the city's manufactures are oxide of tin and other chemicals, iron and steel, leather goods, automobiles and bicycles, electrical and telephone supplies, butted tubing, gas engines, screws and bolts, silk, lace and hosiery.
Saalfeld is situated in one of the busiest parts of Meiningen and has a number of prosperous industries, including the manufacture of machinery, bricks, colours, malt, cigars, hosiery and vinegar.
The leading industries comprise manufactures of tweeds, hosiery, clogs, baskets and leather, besides the timber trade, nursery gardening and the making of machinery and iron implements.
The manufactures of Derbyshire are both numerous and important, embracing silks, cotton hosiery, iron, woollen manufactures, lace, elastic web and brewing.
The game-pies and other delicacies of Chartres are well known, and the industries also include flour-milling, brewing, distilling, iron-founding, leather manufacture, dyeing, and the manufacture of stained glass, billiard requisites, hosiery, &c.
Among Bristol's manufacturing establishments are machine shops, rolling mills, a planing mill, yarn, hosiery and worsted mills, and factories for making carpets, wall paper and patent leather.
The metallurgical works of the Societe de la Franche-Comte are established in the city and there are saw-mills, printing-works, paperfactories, distilleries, and manufactories of boots and shoes, machinery, hosiery, leather, elastic fabric, confectionery and artificial silk.
The industries of the town include ironfounding and the manufacture of machinery, corsets, hosiery, flannel goods, jam and wall-paper, and brewing, cotton spinning and weaving, leather-dressing and dyeing.
The hosiery and knit goods constituted 3.9% of the total value of that product of the entire country.
Among Norristown's manufactures are hosiery and woollen goods; in 1905 its total factory product was valued at $5,925,243, an increase of 44.3% over the value in 1900.
The male inhabitants are mostly employed in the fisheries and the women are the most expert knitters of hosiery in the islands.
The chief manufactures are woollens and hosiery, besides dyeworks and sawmills.
The greatest development was between 1900 and 1905; the total value of textiles in the former year was $5,407,217 (woollen goods, $2,572,646; hosiery and knit goods, $1,834,685; cotton goods, $999,886) and in the latter was $7,773, 612 (woollen goods, $4,698,405; hosiery and knit goods, $1,988,685; and cotton goods, $1,086,522).
The exports of Aube consist of timber, cereals, agricultural products, hosiery, wine, dressed pork, &c.; its imports include wool and raw cotton, coal and machinery, especially looms. The department is served by the Eastern railway, of which the main line to Belfort crosses it.
In the county town and neighbourhood are several important chemical and colour works; and in various parts of the county, as at Belper, Cromford, Matlock, Tutbury, are cottonspinning mills, as well as hosiery and tape manufactories.
Among the manufactures are furniture, hosiery and knit goods, agricultural implements, foundry and machine-shop products, saddlery and harness, &c. The total value of all factory products in r905 was $15,276,129.
These special qualities are its fineness, strength, elasticity and great natural twist, which combined enable it to make very fine, strong yarns, suited to the manufacture of the better qualities of hosiery, for mixing with silk and wool, for making lace, &c. It also mercerizes very well.