Fishnet tights are a timeless fashion piece that is regularly seen on the catwalk and fashion icons. According to The Times the sale of these tights has increased by 35 per cent in 2016, so are fishnets coming back into mainstream fashion this Autumn/Winter? We think so!
You might be thinking that incorporating fishnets into your everyday style is a difficult task, but we have some style tips for clever ways to get nets into your look.
Try layering your fishnets under ripped jeans. This is a trend that has been blowing up on social media and we think that it is a fabulous idea, giving an edge to your every day look and giving an alternative twist to the on trend ripped denim look. They can also be worn under ¾ lengths, as shown by Alex Chung and Gwen Stefani – a look that will be huge this AW and SS17.
For those who want to be part of the trend but are worried that fishnets are too attention grabbing, we suggest a micronets or nude fishnets as a sophisticated look or for a playful look try wide fishnets with flat boots.
Adding fishnets to a plain dress or skirt can give a remarkable finish that will make your look ever more glamorous. Alex Chung shows how to work this style with a black dress, whereas Kate Moss demonstrates fishnets in casual wear.
Subsequently, our final tip is to just show a flash above knee high boots – a la Cara Delevingne. A nod to hosiery’s hottest look without going all out. This is also perfect if you’re not keen on flashing too much thigh but love this seasons Over The Knee Boots.
If you find opaques are draining your look and it’s too chilly for bare legs – fishnets are a wonderful way to electrify your outfit at this time of year.