Sunny perched on his thigh, purring as he patted her.
He is usually represented in the garb of a pilgrim, with a wound in his thigh, and with a dog near him carrying a loaf in its mouth.
His youngest sister paused beside him, leaning against his thigh while she studied his lifemate with brown eyes a shade lighter than his.
He smoothed her hair from her face and rested his hand against the soft skin of her exposed thigh, admiring her body.
To return to these thigh muscles.
Suddenly she was mewling, kneeling beside him, her hands on his thigh and her face soft and beguiling.
She allowed him to wrap his arms and one heavy thigh around her body.
Darian looked at her, content with cookies resting on one thigh and the cat on the other.
The typical fighting costume of the Malay is a sleeveless jacket with texts from the Koran written upon it, short tight drawers reaching to the middle of the thigh, and the sarong is then bound tightly around the waist, leaving the hilt of the dagger worn in the girdle exposed to view.
"I'm going to guess you kill people for a living," she said, eyes on what was definitely a line of small throwing knives and was that a sword lining the thigh on the far side?
Fossil remains of saurians of gigantic size have been found; one thigh bone measures 6 ft.
and the thickness of a man's thigh, and frequents the marshes of Brazil and the Guianas, where it is regarded with terror, owing to the formidable electrical apparatus with which it is provided.
Suddenly a smallish dog seized my left thigh with its teeth and would not let go.
Darian was thigh deep in snow, though the storm had stopped and the half-moon was out and bright.
His thigh was against hers, his large frame taking up most of the bench.
She tapped it against her thigh, deep in thought as an idea formed.
It is almost certain that the distal of these two segments really belongs to the thigh, but the ordinary nomenclature will be used in the present article, as this character is of great importance in discriminating families, and the two segments in question are referred to the trochanter by most systematic writers.
She relived the bloody scene in the banquet hall, heard the creature panting her name as he came against her thigh and then tore through the other side of her neck.
Disoriented, Rhyn glanced down and pulled the syringe out of his thigh, where the angel had stabbed him.
Thus various parts of criminals, such as the thigh bone of a hanged man, moss grown on a human skull, &c., were used, and even the celebrated Dr Culpeper in the 17th century recommended " the ashes of the head of a coal black cat as a specific for such as have a skin growing over their sight."
You're on a belayed line that is passed under one thigh and over the opposite shoulder so that it can be paid out, nice and smooth, a little at a time....
In the early part of 1902 he slipped from a tramcar in Berlin and fractured his thigh; from this injury he never really recovered, and his death occurred in Berlin on the 5th of September 5902.
hagorah; the Arabic equivalent term is a kilt from thigh to knee) varied, as the monuments show, in richness and design, and could be used as a sword-belt or pocket much in the same way as the modern native uses the long cloth twined twice or thrice around his body.
- a, Nymph (4th stage) of Cicad, magnified 5 times; c, d, inner and outer faces of front leg, magnified 72 times; b, teeth on thigh, more highly magnified.
The hinder part of the body is much contracted, and the femur long and vertically placed, so that the knee-joint is lower in position, and the thigh altogether more detached from the abdomen than in most mammals.
Thanks to the delay caused by this crossing of the wolf's path, the old dog with its felted hair hanging from its thigh was within five paces of it.
Twining and spinning were done with the fingers of both hands, with the palm on the thigh, with the spindle and with the twister.
The garment doing duty as a chemise is called a pirahan; it is, with the lower orders, of white or blue calico, and comes down to the middle of the thigh, leaving the leg nude.
5 Euripides makes Pentheus (but he was notoriously impious) advance a " rationalistic " theory of the story that Dionysus was stitched up in the thigh of Zeus.
In most insects the leg is built up of nine segments: (1) a broad triangular, sub-globular, conical or cylindrical haunch (coxa); (2) a small trochanter; (3) an elongate stout thigh (femur); (4) a more slender shin (tibia); and (5-9) a foot consisting of five tarsal segments.
The Acridiidae have the feelers and the ovipositor relatively short, and possess only three tarsal segments; their ears are situated on the first abdominal segment and the males stridulate by scraping rows of pegs on the inner aspect of the hind thigh, over the sharp edges of the forewing nervures.
The direction of attention to the performance of some movement by the arm ensures that looseness and freedom from tension in the thigh muscles which is essential for the provocation of the jerk.
tattooed in elaborate designs from the navel to the thigh, and often around mouth and eyes.
In a few verses the "wrestling" ('-b -k) of Jacob (ya'agob) is associated with the Jabbok ()labboq); his "striving" explains his name Israel; at Peniel he sees "the face of God," and when touched on his vulnerable spot - the hollow of the thigh - he is lamed, hence "the children of Israel eat not the sinew of the hip which is upon the hollow of the thigh unto this day" (xxxii.
The pitiful groans from all sides and the torturing pain in his thigh, stomach, and back distracted him.
De Girardin was wounded in the thigh, Carrel in the groin.
Jule took her hands in his and rested them on his thigh.
The side zipper of her shorts was split open, revealing the white of her thigh.
He lowered his hand, resting it possessively on her upper thigh.
This time, there was no mistaking the weapons lining his trench coat or the sword along one thigh.
He whipped off his belt and added it to the rest of his belongings, leaving a single knife strapped to his thigh.
The heavy leather rig appeared designed to span both waist and upper thigh.
He rested a hand on her thigh.
The ambiens muscle, long and spindle-shaped, lying immediately beneath the skin, extending from the pectineal process or ilio-pubic spine to the knee, is the most median of the muscles of the thigh.
It is, however, fair to state that his system was not built entirely upon these muscular variations, but rather upon a more laborious combination of anatomical characters, which were so selected that they presumably could not stand in direct correlation with each other, notably the oil-gland, caeca, carotids, nasal bones and above all, the muscles of the thigh.
epimeron (b) are slightly separ fe, Thigh.
In the 15th century the rochet only reached half-way down the shin; in the 16th and 17th to the knee; in the 18th and 19th often only to the middle of the thigh.
This spur, which attains the length of nearly an inch, is traversed by a minute canal, terminating in a fine longitudinal slit near the point, and connected at its base with the duct of a large gland situated at the back part of the thigh.
But before marching south he led another expedition across the Balkans into the country now called Bulgaria, and returned to Pella with much spoil but severely wounded in the thigh.
They are held up by a thin cord of red or green silk or cotton round the waist, and the laboring classes, when engaged in heavy or dirty work, or when running, generally tuck the end of these garments under the cord, which leaves their legs bare and free to the middle of the thigh.
Those worn by couriers often come up the thigh.
The whole is very short, among the women of fashion extending only to the thigh.
In the duel on Putney Heath which followed Canning was wounded in the thigh.
Sunny found her courage and emerged from the bedroom a short time later, meowing as she stood on her thigh, staring at her.
One of the members of Jonny's own personal guard had shifted forward and was discreetly drawing the weapon at his thigh.
She opened and closed her incredibly long legs with a flash of thigh, flipping over her robe, and exposing her knee.
Only when he reached Gabe did he return to his Immortal form. The death-dealer's clothing was tattered from demon strikes, his body smelling of blood sure to incense the creatures he fought. Despite this, the assassin's speed and strikes didn't falter. Each was sure and powerful. Rhyn maneuvered until his back was to Gabe's, and he reached back to snatch the knife Gabe kept strapped to one thigh. While Gabe showed no sign of slowing, Rhyn could feel the wound Kris inflicted slowing his movements. At least Kris hadn't stabbed him with the enforcer dagger, or Rhyn would be dead.
StokeÃ¢s reply started badly when Chris Finch was hit on the thigh and dubiously adjudged lbw in the second over.
Blood samples can be taken from sites such as the forearm, the upper arm, the upper arm, thigh and the base of the thumb.
Squeeze the left thigh muscles to force blood from branches of the iliac artery up the main vessel.
Femur - the upper leg or thigh bone - the longest bone in the body.
And for extra leg protection, choose the hood thigh boot.
develops buttock, hip, inner thigh and pelvis.
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Vladimir Smicer is denied an emotional outing against his former club as he has failed to recover from a thigh injury.
His CT scan revealed soft tissue emphysema of the thigh.
However, another characteristic of the Hoplomachus was that they wore two thigh height greaves.
The gentleman's stuffed chicken thigh was a work of art, which he devoured with his usual gusto.
Messi, 18, saw his progress hampered by a thigh injury in the run-up to the tournament.
hampered by a thigh injury in the run-up to the tournament.
hamstring muscle strain is a tear or stretch of a major muscle in the back of the thigh.
hamstring muscle at the back of the thigh, is the most frequently seen muscle injury in the body.
HCG injection in my left thigh.
A femoral hernia causes a bulge on the upper thigh.
hood thigh boot.
Ideally you will both have contact at the small indentation situated midway down the inner thigh of your right legs.
inside of the thigh - the bird is ready when the juices run clear.
Any imbalance in the muscles of the thigh can pull the kneecap out of position.
Bend your right leg at the hip and knee, and place your right heel on your left thigh just above the left kneecap.
lacerated thigh of a grenadier, whose flesh had been torn off by a hand-grenade.
The nerve travels to the thigh by passing under or through the inguinal ligament in its own tunnel.
It was a long elegant nightie, with a plunging neckline and long side splits that revealed a lot of thigh.
osteoarthritis of the hip joint may also refer pain to the inner thigh.
The first session saw the squad pound out the miles and burn their thigh muscles on the excruciatingly painful sand dunes.
A shapely thigh stirs and turns to reveal black lacy panties and a red T-shirt on the upper half of this female body.
poppers at waist and thigh.
The majority of your weight is carried through your pelvic bone which has 2 protrusions immediately below the thigh joints.
quadriceps exercises consist of tensing the muscle on the front of the thigh whilst the knee is straight.
reefer jackets with raised collars were paired with thigh high black leather boots.
The trouble is where do you stop shaving, just above the knee or halfway up the thigh?
smite upon the thigh.
When using frames that support the anterior superior iliac spines, the lateral cutaneous nerve of the thigh may be compressed and stretched.
sprained a muscle in his thigh on the first service of the match.
The secret is the bi-directional motion: unlike ordinary steppers the Lateral Thigh Trainer's unique movement targets multiple muscles from different angles.
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Graded compression stockings exert a greater pressure at the ankle than at the thigh.
Jon Woodgate was replaced by Danny Hay after 15 minutes with a thigh strain, and the writing was on the wall.
Valance was hit again, in the left thigh by a bullet that broke his hip bone.
Has thigh straps to keep you in touch with the board.
People may feel the pain in their hips, or in their groin, inner thigh, buttocks, or knees.
She was hit in the upper thigh with an air pellet.
Find the barrier point in the front of your left thigh.
Spot Reduction I do lots of outer thigh (tummy, buns, etc.) work.
thigh slapping involved!
At first I had some heavy rubber thigh waders which preferred clinging to the mud than to my thigh waders which preferred clinging to the mud than to my thighs.
thigh bone in the opening match in Turin.
Remove any skin and sinews from the turkey thigh meat and cut into small pieces.
At Hemp Knoll, the bone belt ring was hidden beneath the dead man's right thigh.
In March 2000 he developed pain and swelling over his left thigh and right tibia.
Short or thigh length Lycra tights are also ideal for adventure racing.
topless dancers behind the bar, Fanny Singer is identified by a red rose on her thigh.
The area of the thigh bone at its upper end is called the greater trochanter.
Officer with stick: Standing, peaked cap, thigh length tunic, trousers, high boots.
At first I had some heavy rubber thigh waders which preferred clinging to the mud than to my thighs.
Garrod, " On Certain Muscles of the Thigh of Birds and on their value in Classification," P.Z.S., 1873, pp. 624-644; 1874, pp. 111 -123.
they are typically nidifugous; the simple structure of their neossoptiles; quintocubital; compound rhamphotheca; holorhinal nares imperviae; basipterygoid processes; simple articular facet of the quadrate; configuration of the palatal bones, including the large vomer; incisura ischiadica; simple hypotarsus; the thigh muscles; the copulatory organ.
On the other hand, among the Africans of Punt the waistcloth passes from each knee to the opposite thigh, and two sashes hang down to conceal the parts where they intersect (Miller, r08).
6) or water-scorpions (q.v.) - two British species - are distinguished by their threesegmented feelers, their raptorial fore-legs (in which the shin and foot, fused together, work like a sharp knife-blade on the grooved thigh), and their elongate tail-processes formed of the abdominal pleura and used for respiration.
Zeus took him up, enclosed him within his own thigh till he came to maturity, and then brought him to the light, so that he was twice born; it was to celebrate this double birth that the dithyrambus (also used as an epithet of the god) was sung (see Etym.
In 1816, 1817 and 1818, he published a series of Quarterly Reports of Cases in Surgery; in 1821 a volume of coloured plates with descriptive letterpress, entitled Illustrations of the great operations of Surgery, Trepan, Hernia, Amputation and Lithotomy, and in 1824 Observations on Injuries of the Spine and of the Thigh Bone.
Static quadriceps exercises consist of tensing the muscle on the front of the thigh whilst the knee is straight.
At Paco Rabanne, whith Rosemary Rodriguez designing, snug reefer jackets with raised collars were paired with thigh high black leather boots.
It is your duty to smite upon the thigh.
Perry won, and won as he liked, for Cramm sprained a muscle in his thigh on the first service of the match.
The secret is the bi-directional motion: unlike ordinary steppers the Lateral Thigh Trainer 's unique movement targets multiple muscles from different angles.
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The thigh should still appear wide at the stifle joint.
They are at the front of the thigh and control straightening of the knee.
If there is no back bleeding: Squeeze the thigh to force blood out of the superficial femoral artery into the anastomosis area.
Plenty of hand clapping, swaying, and thigh slapping involved !
I 've now got muscles on my thigh muscles !
Bobby Collins broke his thigh bone in the opening match in Turin.
Team news: Nathan Blake is the only doubt with a thigh strain.
Which slang term derives from olden day smugglers who hit brandy in their thigh boots?
At Hemp Knoll, the bone belt ring was hidden beneath the dead man 's right thigh.
Short or thigh length lycra tights are also ideal for adventure racing.
At the club, which features topless dancers behind the bar, Fanny Singer is identified by a red rose on her thigh.
Hold-ups and stockings are usually thigh level and can stop anywhere around the mid-thigh.
It is usually a shortened version of the full slip in varying lengths, ranging from those that stop near the top of the thighs to anywhere up to the middle thigh and beyond.
Also keep in mind that your waist, hip and thigh ratios can effect the fit of boy shorts.
If using a thermometer, place it at the meatiest part of the thigh, but do not let it touch the bone.
A three-ounce portion of skinless chicken thigh has 2.6 grams of saturated fat and 9.2 grams of total fat.
On the other hand, if you walked into KFC and ordered just one extra crispy thigh, that would be 370 calories with an amazing 240 calories can be attributed to fat.
Roast uncovered at 350°F for 60 minutes or until thigh temperatures measures 170°F.
While they fit tight through the seat and thigh, they flare out at the calf and ankle.
Their length is just below the knee, as they keep the thigh completely covered but expose the calf.
Slim builds: Try the Classic Straight Leg with a natural rise and fitted hip and thigh.
Sienna Miller - When she flaunts her legs with those thigh high boots, everyone notices.
Sienna Miller: Whether Miller is modeling or acting, when she flaunts her legs with those thigh high boots, everyone notices.
The dresses are usually between knee and thigh length, and can come in a solid color or floral print.
The thigh gracing undergarments feature an elastic waistband and open legs.
For the rare person who doesn't know, cargo pants are loose, often khaki, pants with large flap pockets on each thigh.
The most common look for them is to have a single ruffle as a contiguous part of the legging at the ankle, but ruffles can also be sewn as trim in a different fabric and in several layers - or even run all the way up to the knee or thigh.
Puma's leaping cat is on the left side thigh.
Lyon Short: A plain short featuring shorter legs and a small logo on the left thigh, making it subtle enough to work well as part of a uniform.
The cat logo is on the left thigh and the shorts are made of 100 percent polyester.
They have rustic fading and look vintage with a wash that is over the legs and thigh for a worn-in look.
This allows the guitar to rest easily on the left thigh and holds the guitar in a perfect playing position with no effort from the player's arms or hands.
When you first pick up your bass guitar, you'll want to place the guitar across your leg so that the lower edge rests on your thigh.
Built with foam padding to protect the hip and thigh joints and the tailbone, they also include compression that supports the hamstrings and quads.
No jacket hemlines should hit below the mid thigh when you are on the shorter side!
They protect the thigh area from blisters and rashes due to sweating and rubbing.
Sizes range from 7.5 to 15; styles can be knee or thigh lengths with open or closed toes.
While the pants are not traditionally attractive, as well-filled thigh pockets add bulk, they provide good protection from the elements and allow the wearer to go about his activities in comfort and ease.
Made for the Full Figure: Pretty and flattering thigh-highs that appreciate a larger thigh.
The welt is extra-wide so it lays well over a full-figured foot, calf and thigh.
Because of the variety of curvy body types, it is hard to find styles that do not creep up around the thigh area, hug your derrière too tightly or fit uncomfortably around the waist.
They are cut low at the thigh to cover the upper part of the thigh and hips.
For example, thigh rubbing which causes chaffing is a real problem for the plus size consumer.
Our high-waist thigh shapers are therefore very well-received.
Falling midway between the knee and thigh, the shorts have a nine inch inseam, side slash pockets and cargo pockets.
Skirt cover provides coverage for the upper thigh while drawing attention away from the waistline.
Long shorts typically fall to a point somewhere between mid thigh and just above the knee.
Shorter women may want to select a long short that hits at about mid thigh.
Unlike short shorts which can show a lot of thigh (an area many women don't consider their best asset) or capri pants, Bermuda shorts are a versatile length that flatter just about any woman.
Hooded cardigans, such as this plus size shaker style from Land's End has toggle closures and is mid thigh length.
What was once a small selection of girdles has evolved into an impressive selection of allover body shapers, smoothing tank tops, slimming slips, thigh shapers, firming panties, supportive pantyhose and much more.
These shorts are great for anyone wanting to conceal the hip and thigh area while maintaining a sporty look.
The classic purveyor of good denim, Levi's has a pair of plus size boyfriend jeans that sits low on the hips, has an easy fit through the seat and thigh, straight legs and a 27-inch uncuffed inseam.
One figure may be slightly heavier on top, another may be fuller in the hip and thigh area and still others may possess hourglass figures.
A rule of thumb to follow is to make sure shorts cover the widest part of your thigh.
Sleeveless formal dresses can be full length with a flowing bottom, or shorter with a tight fit around the knees or thigh.
There are pockets placed on the calf or thigh area, giving the pants a military style.
Most halter-style body stockings are ankle length, but some cut off at the thigh or knee line.
Long coats reach to mid thigh on most women, slightly longer than standard coats, which cut off at the waist.
Plus size pajamas are cut from special patterns that incorporate larger measurements in the upper arm, girth, and thigh areas to create comfortable attire that fits well and offers ease of motion without binding.
Fast forward a few centuries for the modern take on this ancient garment: knee length to thigh length, made of flowing, lightweight fabrics, left loose or belted, and sporting a variety of necklines and sleeve styles.
Leg extensions will target the muscles of the front of your thigh.
The cramping usually happens in the calf but some may experience cramps in the foot or thigh.
Bend one leg at a 90 degree angle at the thigh, making sure the waistbelt hits at this point.
Telemetry uses radio waves transmitted from an instrument on the mother's thigh, which allows the mother to remain mobile.
This treatment may be used to treat spasticity in larger muscle groups closer to the trunk, such as the thigh muscles.
Older children can also receive shots in the upper arm and in the upper outer part of the thigh.
Injection sites can be anywhere on the body where there is a layer of fat available, including the upper arm, abdomen, or upper thigh.
The rescuer's hand supports the infant's head, and his or her forearm rests on his or her own thigh for additional support.
Giant cell tumors generally develop in a section of the thigh bone near the knee.
Rotationoplasty, sometimes performed after a leg amputation, involves attaching the lower leg and foot to the thigh bone, so that the ankle replaces the knee.
This break usually occurs in the long bones of the body such as the upper arm bone (humerus) or the thigh bone (femur).
For instance, bruising in the back of the abdomen may eventually appear in the groin; bruising in the thigh or the knee will work its way down to the ankle.
Injuries of the hip and upper thigh or shoulder and upper arm require a cast that encircles the body and extends down the injured leg or arm.
For example, if the bone in the thigh breaks, the broken ends may have a tendency to overlap.
Dermatitis of the buttocks, genitals, lower abdomen, or thigh folds of an infant or toddler is called diaper rash.
Coordination can also be assessed by asking the patient to alternate tapping the palm then the back of one hand on the thigh.
The shoulders and thigh muscles are usually, but not always, affected earlier than the muscles of the hands and feet.
For infants a sweat test is done on the right thigh; for children and adults, the right forearm is used.
Rodding is a surgical procedure in which a metal rod is implanted within a bone (usually the long bones of the thigh and leg).
The water is injected into the glucagon vial and then mixed, and the resulting solution is drawn back into the syringe for injection into any muscular area (e.g., arm, buttock, thigh).
The injection is given in the outer thigh and can be administered through light fabric such as trousers, skirts, or stockings.
Some of the strokes are known as Indian milking, which is a gentle stroking of the child's legs; and the twist and squeeze stroke, a gentle squeeze of the muscles in the thigh and calf.
Congenital hip dysplasia is a condition of abnormal development of the hip, resulting in hip joint instability and potential dislocation of the thigh bone from the socket in the pelvis.
During gestation, the infant's hip should be developing with the head of the thigh bone (femur) sitting perfectly centered in its shallow socket (acetabulum).
One specific method, called the Ortolani test, begins with each of the examiner's hands around the infant's knees, with the second and third fingers pointing down the child's thigh.
Acetabulum-The large cup-shaped cavity at the junction of pelvis and femur (thigh bone).
Anaphylaxis requires an immediate injection of epinephrine into a thigh muscle.
It is injected intramuscularly in the upper arm or the upper thigh.
Newborns: 2.5 to 20 micrograms injected into the anterolateral thigh muscle within seven days of birth or at the first visit to the physician's office, and one month and six months after the first dose, for a total of three doses.
Newborns: 10 to 20 micrograms injected into the thigh muscle within seven days of birth and one month, two months, and 12 months after the first dose, for a total of four doses.
Continue roasting until a thermometer inserted in the thickest part of the thigh reads 165 degrees.
You do not want an album full of thigh shots or blurred pictures.
Most hit the upper thigh, right below where the swimsuit bottom ends.
The long version hit at about the lower thigh.
Here, the traditional fifteen-inch inseam is replaced by one that is eighteen inches in length; falling a bit lower than the mid thigh.
Since they come down longer on the leg than bikini bottoms, less of your thigh is exposed, which creates the illusion that they're smaller and leaner than normal.
This high-cut thigh look is similar to the bikinis worn in Rio, Brazil.
Showing a little extra thigh adds the illusion of length.
Typically, the knot sits against a hip so that you show a flash of thigh when you walk, but you can wear it on the front or back as well if you like.
Board shorts: If you prefer more thigh coverage, board shorts are another great alternative to the standard scoop swimsuit bottom.
The Joseph Abboud drawstring swim trunk comes in an attractive seashell blue color, and sits comfortably on the thigh with its 12" inseam.
The square-cut legs end just above mid thigh.
This swimwear covers the legs from mid to lower thigh, and some styles are ruched so you can adjust the length with a draw string.
Wear wedges, sandals, high heels or kitten heels to add shapely details to your legs, including thigh and calf definition and an elongated silhouette.
Case in point: you can find an asymmetrical swim dress that attractively showcases your gorgeous shoulders, while effectively camouflaging your tummy and thigh area.
A fold at the shin, knee, thigh or even hip are all perfectly acceptable.
Taking inspiration from the very clever sarong wrap, this skirt is wraparound in nature, but features a fabulous slit thigh that shows plenty of leg.
The key is to slim the thigh area by creating a visually elongated leg.
Swimsuits which feature a high cut are nothing like boy shorts, with lines that sit right at the upper thigh.
What makes this style stand out is that even though the skirt portion of the suit is done in basic black, the style does house a rather attractive and well-placed thigh slit along the front.
If a petite woman wants to wear a tunic-style top, try to find one that is semi-fitted and hits no lower than mid thigh, this will help make the torso look longer and prevent the wearer from getting lost in the fabric.
There are modest dresses that extend below the thigh as well as provocative costumes that cover almost nothing.
The thigh highs are not included, but they definitely complete the innocence-gone-awry look.
Shamrock Sweetheart: Don a short emerald green satin dress with white thigh high stockings accented with shamrocks.
Many Sagittarians experience pain in the hip and thigh area.
There's even a fabulous pair of thigh-high boots with buckle thigh for those brave enough to wear them.
The average person probably thinks of sex appeal and lingerie stores at the mere mention of thigh high boots.
Thigh high boots have come a long way since their origins in the 1600s.What people sometimes don't realize is, the boots were originally made for soldiers, pirates, fishermen, and horsemen--not for the bedroom.
Over time, the thigh high boots have shifted from men to women.
There's not much of a market for the types of thigh high boots sold to pirates and soldiers anymore.
QueenFashions.com has just about any style of thigh high boots you could want in sizes 5 to 16.
Surprisingly, thigh high boots seem to be quite comfortable.
While they're not normally seen around town, that doesn't mean you can't wear your thigh high boots in public.
Thigh high boots are everywhere you look!
Kinky Boots--For a picture of one hot red pair of thigh high boots from the movie, check out the IMDB gallery.
Kate Beckinsale wears thigh high boots quite a bit in this one, released in 2004.
Thigh high boots for your club wear or to spice things up in the bedroom.
Thigh high boots: These are generally reserved for club wear and fetish fashion.
Thigh high boots are dramatic and sexy, but for working in an office, they can be difficult to walk in.
Victoria Beckham, aka Posh Spice, has been spotted in thigh high boots with her dresses.
It tones the leg and thigh muscles, from the glutes down to the calves, which in turn helps your body burn more calories.
You'll also find some super-long styles that come halfway up the thigh.
They are made from luxurious leather and done in a range of heights from ankle to knee to even thigh high.
A Celtic cross on his upper thigh: According to Williams, the cross is meant to protect him from his inner demons.
Wilkes himself reportedly has the number 1823 tattooed on his thigh.
This can be done anywhere on the leg from the thigh to the ankle.
Produced by Stonewear Designs, these shorts are made from a stretchy, quick-drying blend and ride high on the thigh, so Hot Yoga enthusiasts may prefer these.
Sitting with your legs in front of you and your back straight, bring your right foot into your left thigh or knee.
Instead of crossing your calves as you normally would, each foot is placed on the opposite thigh.
Lift up your right foot with your hands and place it on your left thigh--experimenting with where on your thigh is most comfortable.
Repeat the same process with your left foot on your right thigh.
As you bend, twist your left elbow to rest on the outside of your right knee or thigh.
While the full pose requires putting your extended arms above your head, and balancing on one foot, with the other foot placed on your inner thigh, the pose can easily be modified.
Thigh flexors: The major and minor psoas are the flexor muscles of the thigh.
The thigh hitch teaches the littlest cheerleaders the initial progressions for future stunting.
Peewee cheer teams should easily learn the thigh hitch.
The flyer places her right leg on top of the base's thigh.
The kneeling double base thigh stand requires four cheerleaders: two bases, a flyer and a spotter.Two bases kneel in a lunge, one leg on the ground, the other elevated with the thigh parallel to the ground.
She then places one leg on the thigh of one of the bases, and on the count of three, the spotter helps her lift her body to place her other leg on the thigh of the second base.
Place both hands on the thigh of your raised leg, and while keeping your torso upright, shift your weight forward until you feel a stretch down the front of your back leg.
A thigh length poncho will use significant amounts of yarn, particularly if the poncho is being knitted in a fine yarn.
Line a large baking sheet with foil, place the ham in enough stacks to accommodate each chicken thigh.
During your core exercise session, abdominal, back, hip, pelvic and thigh muscles all get a vigorous workout resulting in increased flexibility and strength as well as firmer, toned muscles.
While standing, hold one dumbbell in both hands at thigh level.
Forearm Rolls Behind the Back - Set a barbell rack so the barbell is about at your upper thigh.
Your thigh of the left leg should remain parallel to the floor.
If you ask any woman about her favorite exercise program, she would probably say that she enjoys thigh toning exercises.
However, thigh toning exercises can change the shape of your legs.
Understanding leg anatomy can help you devise an effective thigh toning workout program.
The adductors are located in the inner thigh.
However, an understanding of these basics can help you create an excellent thigh toning workout program.
The ideal thigh toning program will create balance in the muscle groups.
In addition to the hamstring quadriceps muscular imbalances, many women inadvertently create imbalances between the inner and outer thigh.
For best results, perform an equal number of inner and outer thigh toning exercises, and try to use similar weight for each part of the leg.
If you don't belong to a gym, you can devise an effective thigh toning program by using a combination of resistance band, and body weight exercises such as squats and lunges.
Then, contract your inner thigh to bring the leg back to center.
Your bed can also serve as an excellent piece of equipment for thigh toning exercises.
It is performed form a seated position, with the elbow resting on the inner thigh.
You can place the dumbbell on your inner or outer thigh while performing side leg exercises.
Abductor/Adductor machine: The abductor/adductor machine tones the inner and outer thigh muscles.
Working the top leg tones the outer thigh, whereas working the bottom leg tones the inner thighs.
Additionally, you can strengthen and tone your legs, specifically your quadriceps and outer thigh muscles.
Female athletes are often weaker in their hamstrings, which is the back of the leg, than in the quadriceps, the front of the thigh.
Take a dumbbell in each of your hands and rest it upright on your thigh.
Grasp the thigh of one leg and pull it into a 90-degree angle with the other leg.
The squat targets the large quadriceps muscles found on the front of your thigh.
This is especially important for the calf and thigh muscles after a long, hard run.
Since the exercise bike mostly targets the legs, it can be a fantastic thigh toning exercise.
This move borrows from the strength training camp to provide a quick thigh and glute muscle-building workout during your aerobics exercise.
If you ever find yourself looking at your legs and wishing they were more toned and shapely, it's time you start focusing on leg and thigh exercise machines during your workouts.
The gluteus maximus primarily serves to extend your thigh behind your body, while the medius and minimus muscles serve to move your thigh outward, away from the center of the body.
Your hamstrings run along the back of your thigh and consist of the biceps femoris, semitendinosus and semimembranosus.
These muscles all run down the front of your thigh between your hip and knee.
The best leg and thigh exercise machines are those machines that hit the major muscle groups without putting undo strain on your joints.
Keep your elbows close to your side as you pull the cable down toward your thigh, fully extending your arms.
Place your nearest hand on the top leg's thigh to deepen the stretch.
Sit on the ground with your right leg extended in front of your body and your left leg drawn in toward your groin with the sole of your left foot resting against the inside of your right thigh.
Your exercises will target the quadriceps and hamstring of your thigh as well as your calf muscles.
You will feel a gentle stretch along the back of your thigh.
However, here are a few pieces of thigh exercise equipment that make the grade for quality and results.
You will also engage your quads, particularly the muscles attaching to your hip flexors, as you pull your thigh upward toward your hip.
Briefs ride high on the thigh and fit the body closely.
This was when frilly bed jackets were popular and they looked well over short nightgowns that hit the thigh midway.
They come in varying lengths; you can get them to fall anywhere from your upper thigh to mid-calf.
A Matching Set: Why stop at buying satin panties when you can take the leap into a satin bra, a satin nightie, or even a matching garter belt with thigh highs in a complementary color?
You can complete your Cabernet style by also taking a look at some of the other styles Dillard's offers, and that includes a wide array of panties, pretty and lacy camisoles, and even thigh and waist shapers.
Then measure the fullest part of your thigh and the distance from the floor to right below your buttocks.
Wear sexy, silky and fishnet stockings with a garter belt, sheer body stockings that are crotchless, and stay-put thigh high stocking with lacy trims.
Unlike girdles, a corset should not come all the way down to the thigh.
It was actually one of the premier ways to wear nylons since they were most like the thigh highs we know today when they first appeared on the market.
Stocking Store's Nylon Dreams 6-Strap Garter Belt is a hot pink and black number that'll look fun and seductive at the same time with a pair of generic black thigh highs.
As long as the bands of your thigh high nylons are covered, wear the nylons you'd like.
If it requires a mini skirt, thigh highs and pigtails, chances are your Halloween lingerie will make blood pressure rise).
Some women wear boy shorts that rest on the hips and have a thong back.They are cut low at the thigh to cover the hips and upper part of the thigh.
This unique piece of lingerie holds up your thigh high stockings and according to many admirers, looks sexy.
You have to attach the thigh high stockings yourself.
Ease the hose up, over your ankle, lower leg and then over your thigh.
A pair of long gloves, a ribbon to go around the neck, a frilly garter to wear around the thigh - they've been considered sexy for hundreds of years and are still going strong.
And with the garters being too flimsy, you experience the discomfort of the stockings sliding down the thigh and the garter belt falling to the hips.
You want something that doesn't dig into your waist or outer thigh, both for comfort and to prevent unsexy bulges.
You can also look for garter belts that come down so low as to cover the thigh - they will be stronger.
The same goes for thigh high boots unless you're going to keep the majority of them covered.
You could go for a sexy style from Frederick's of Hollywood and complete the ensemble with garters and thigh highs, or you could go a more practical and less expensive route by choosing a simpler style.
Special features include a removable, self-fabric sash, in-seam pockets, three-quarter length sleeves, and a sexy thigh length.
This lace underwear style is cut a little longer on the thigh and lower on the hip.
They stop at the waist, exposing a generous amount of thigh.
Gregg Homme Riders short has a web panel for showing off more thigh and making a sexy short that much hotter.
Gregg Homme Cruise Biker shows off even more with straps cut across the top of the thigh, framing the pouch.
Full cut - The cut on this brief is wider in the hip and it goes down further on the inner thigh than a standard men's brief, giving men a little bit more coverage.
One of the best parts about having a Miss Elaine gown is that it isn't a "special occasion" type of lingerie like a sheer body stocking or corset, garter belt and thigh high stockings set.
Plain Garters - A garter slides over your foot, leg, and rests on the thigh.
Back when they debuted, nylons were most like the thigh highs you can find in stores today.
You can choose from fishnets, seamed styles, seamless styles, different colors, thigh highs with garters and belts, and even different opacities.
Thigh Trimming: If you are wearing a pair of pants or a simple, long skirt, there's a full-leg option that can trim your legs with ease.
French company making lingerie - including thigh high stockings - from LENPUR, which is made from white pine tree clippings processed with enzymes.
Starting one leg at a time, begin with the foot of the stocking, and slowly pull them up until you reach the upper thigh.
An alternative to that is to save your peek-a-boo bustier for the bedroom completely and dress it up with a pair of thigh highs, a garter belt, and a pair of matching panties (your choice of style).
Whether your definition of stockings is tights, panty hose, thigh highs or a support garment, you put them all on in basically the same way.
Leg Avenue Sheer Thigh Hi with Back Seam and Bow which, quite frankly, are flat-out sexy, especially because of the seam.
Opaque Thigh High Stockings Marabou Puff Satin Bow and Bell Red, another holiday favorite.
Corselettes - These items are sort of like a corset that goes down to the top of the thigh instead of ending at the waist, but constructed like a girdle.
Thigh high styles: Pantyhose, with their one-piece design, didn't become popular until the 1960s.
One way to show off some thigh without it being viewed as quite so risqué is to choose over-the-knee socks, rather than actual stockings.
For most women, what works best with wanting to show a hint of thigh is to wear a skirt that falls just above the knee.
You can get thigh highs or silk stockings with lacy tops studded with rhinestones or any number of decorations.
A popular combination is a satin bustier, thigh highs and the matching panties--all in white.
First, slip on some thigh high stockings.
There's something seductively dangerous about satin, thigh highs and garter belts.
Garter skirt with thigh highs: There's just something about this little vintage or vintage-inspired number that drives people wild.
The cute skirt, the garter belts, the thigh highs--maybe even a bullet bra (though a regular bra will do)-suggests that you put serious thought into your lingerie ensemble that day, maybe with someone special in mind.
There is a seam in a contrasting color running in back from your heel to the top of your thigh.
If you plan to wear them under your pants or just for the bedroom, try the Ribbed Crochet Net Thigh Highs.
When you think of traditional stocking wear, you probably think of waist to toe hose, thigh highs and trouser stockings.
However, if you are wearing your sheer bodysuit after hours, it may be appropriate to indulge yourself with coordinating accessories, such as a sheer and flirty robe or negligee, or even a pair of thigh high stockings.
Lacy bottoms - These cute and flirty panties are also high-waisted and cut low on the thigh, but they have rows of ruffles on the bottom from the back to the front.
They offer various levels of compression depending upon your needs, and come in knee high, thigh high, and pantyhose styles.
Those are available in knee high, thigh high, and pantyhose styles.
For Your Legs divides the selection of hose into men's vs. women's, then compression levels, and further into sections for knee highs, thigh highs, pantyhose, and maternity styles for women, and knee highs and thigh highs for men.
The slip's slit extends to the thigh, lending a bit of daring to an otherwise more relaxed set.
Your entire hip and thigh area is encased in a slimming shaper that not only flattens your tummy, but also gives your rear end a lift at the same time.
The thigh band is made of soft satin, rather than rubber, and so is designed for maximum comfort.
There are separate pieces to choose from--bras, panties, thigh smoothers and more.
Thigh Smoothers, Capris and Pants: These give the illusion of slimmer thighs and hide all the bumps and bulges that tend to embarrass us when we wear form-fitting pants or skirts.
The Hide & Sleek capri style actually goes even further than the average thigh smoother--it smooths the whole thigh, down the knee and onto the calves for an exquisitely sleek silhouette.
If you're looking for something a little shorter to go under a skirt, try the mid thigh smoother.
Looking for something that covers the same amount of thigh, but hides your tummy too?
More comfortable than regular pantyhose, Spanx Shapewear thigh high hosiery is made to stay up and stay hidden under your clothing.
FreshPair.com offers the thigh shapers, midriff smoothers, camis and the bodysuits.
Whether it's the smooth silky appearance legs look in them, or the fact that they stop at the thigh with a lace or other interesting sexy trim, they are guaranteed to catch his eye.
A teddy is a short gown that falls just past the waist, high on the upper thigh.
You can almost never go wrong pairing some fishnet thigh highs with your edgier (or not so edgy) pieces.
Make sure those garter straps hold your thigh highs snugly in place when you move.
You can even wear the thigh highs with the garter skirt you bought under your blue jeans and boots.
Men are easily intoxicated by the sight of their woman wearing thigh highs.
Soft and sheer, this tummy and thigh shaper can do just that as it smoothes away all those seemingly unsightly lumps and bumps.
From camisoles to thigh shapers, it's all here.
And what better to go under a white gown (as long as it's not too thin) than a matching set of a white bustier, panties and thigh highs?
That's not true, of course, but there's no denying that white satin bustiers and corsets paired with matching panties, a garter belt, and thigh highs makes for a classic bridal lingerie look.
While one person may think about thigh high stockings and garter belts, another thinks about more functional garments, such as bras and panties.
It features a tummy control panel, rear shaping and enhancing panel, and leg band thigh shaper design.
Additionally, since the company's bodysuits are such a hit with women, they have since expanded to include thigh shapers, tummy shaper, and even socks in their arsenal of bodywear products.
Styles commonly feature an underwear-style bottom or a shorts-style bottom for extra thigh shaping.
There are two types of girdles, the open bottom and the kind with leg openings, often called a panty girdle, that extend about halfway down the thigh.
That means you won't get as much of the slimming effect in the thigh area.
Thigh highs with garter belts: These are classic tools of seduction.
Thigh highs make your legs look smoother and more appealing while the garter belts-especially when barely peeking out from below a skirt-make your lover think of what's at the top of them.
Length options: For a romantic gift, pick a short length that reaches to his thigh or knee.
To truly enjoy raunchy lingerie that revolves around the presence of fishnets, consider a fishnet body stocking or thigh highs with a garter belt.
Buy a nightie that has a slit that rests on the thigh or reaches almost to the waist.
No matter what you wear the basque under, however, you're sure to stun your lover because it's not just your average bra and panty combination, especially when combined with garters and thigh highs.
Some hit mid thigh, while others go all the way down to the ankle.
Sheer lace, especially one with a slit to the upper thigh, like the Arianne Lingerie Paris Gown from Pampered Passions.
They accent a woman's best, most seductive features, from the cleavage and décolletage to the thigh or midriff.
These uniforms were quite similar to the Union uniforms and included the frock coat that hung to the middle of the thigh and used buttons to designate rank.
Some teams prefer shorts that run down to approximately knee level while others prefer the shorts that fit around the upper thigh.
The pants have to be large enough to hold thigh and knee pads in place.
Integrated pants are made with the thigh and knee pads permanently in place, making the pads and the pants essentially one piece.
Football padding includes shoulder pads, shin guards, hip pads, thigh pads, knuckle wraps, forearm pads, a mouth guard, and elbow pads.
Items like hip pads, thigh pads, and arm guards have very few moving parts, so there's really not very much to break.
Lab coats come in a range of lengths from waist-length to those that reach the upper thigh.
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