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How to wear Bridal Hosiery

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Summer has officially arrived and lo and behold, wedding season is now upon us! But don’t worry all the hard work has been done for you, with this simple hosiery guide we will tell you exactly what you need, with our carefully curated edit of our best bridal items.

Buying an outfit for a wedding is never easy, whether you’re the bride, bridesmaid, mother in law-to-be or even the photographer! So here is the inside scoop to help you pick the perfect pair of tights for you and your loved ones. Let our range of luxury brands add the perfect touch to your big day!

Fashion Hosiery

Quirky Bridal designer Houghton featured some unique hosiery styles at their 2017 Spring Bridal Fashion Show. Lacy, mid- length, tiered dresses were paired with white fishnets for a quirky, contemporary wedding look.


Emulate this look with some avant-garde net tights from luxury hosiery brand Wolford. Our top picks? Wolford Kaylee Tights, £31.00. and Wolford Madeline Tights, £35.00 in White. These trendy fishnets with wide hole pattern will give your bridal wear a modern feel. Benefits of these tights include:

  • Seamless panty prevents lines under tight clothes
  • Fine mesh in the toe area for optimal wearing comfort
  • Sewn-in waistband features Wolford logo

Wolford Kaylee Tights


Wolford Madeline Tights

Another great pick for the bride that wants to add an unusual, alternative touch to her bridal style is the Emotional Tights by Oroblu, £14. The tattoo floral design and hold up effect of these tights are truly stunning and whilst not the most conventional choice, black lace can really add a welcome contrast to a classic white dress whilst  being feminine and playful!

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Houghton Spring/ Summer 2017


Oroblu Emotional Tights

Classic Hosiery

Keeping to the classics is sometimes the safest choice and at Luxury-Legs we stock a great range of essentials which will suit any bride’s needs! A traditional white piece can look timelessly elegant and match a wide variety of looks. Look to Oscar de la Renta for inspiration as at his recent show, short full skirted dresses were teamed with brilliantly glossy white hosiery pieces.  Get the look with the Satin Touch 20 Stay-ups in White, £23.00 by Wolford. These transparent stay-ups have a glamourous sheen and a wide, luxurious lace band ensuring comfort, style and no visible panty lines!


Oscar De La Renta Bridal


Satin Touch 20 Stay-Ups

If you are looking for a bridal hosiery look that veers towards the less glossy side, try the Fogal Opaque 30 Tights in Blanc, £25.00. These semi-opaque tights are made from a very soft 3D microfiber which makes them extremely comfortable to wear. You are guaranteed the most satisfying fit due to the silky waistband and cotton gusset.

Another classic choice are the Invisible Deluxe 8 Stay-Ups, £22.00 by Falke. These ultra-transparent, matte stay-ups give your legs a flawless nude look and feature a feminine white lace band perfect for any bridal attire! There is also no need to worry about these falling down as they have a non-slip silicone coating ensuring a perfect fit!


Falke Invisible Deluxe 8 Denier Stay-Ups

Super-Shaping Sheers

Classic and fashion hosiery is only one aspect of bridal wear. Sometimes a little bit of shaping and slimming support can help to ensure that you will look confident and comfortable in your wedding dress! Our range of shaping tights  cover all problem areas and allows you to feel and look great. We have selected a few of our best shapewear products that have a low denier content making them perfect for those summer days.

Our top pick are the Individual 10 Control Top Tights, £31.00 by Wolford. If you are looking for an all-rounder then this is it!  These velvety soft sheer tights have a matte transparency and a shaping effect. The legs are vitalised, thereby guaranteeing a stimulating effect and flawless silhouette. A push-up function is integrated into the panty section lifting the bottom and giving a sexy appearance. These tights are guaranteed all over support for legs, bum and tums!


Wolford Individual 10 Control Top Tights

We could not possibly write about shaping tights without mentioning the holy grail of shapewear brands, SPANX. Spanx products are renowned for their slimming and silhouette defining products and the Luxe Leg High-Waisted Sheer Shaper Tights, £28.00 are no exception. These tights deliver ultimate comfort, support and the softest feel with a second skin look. The sleek, built in shaper flattens the stomach and eliminates muffin top whilst the 3D yarn construction ensures a super-stretch. When worn under a sleek wedding gown these tights are the ultimate secret solution for a flawless finish!

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Spanx Luxe Leg High-Waisted Sheer Shaper Tights

We hope this guide has been helpful to you in choosing the perfect piece of wedding hosiery. Remember that in whatever you choose, be it shaping, classic or a funky fashion piece, wear it with confidence!

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