Friday. The last day of the work week. Casual Friday. The day for fashion pizazz. So, what better way for the ladies to indulge in it than with some crazy patterned tights?
These photos are from an Alberta Ferretti photo shoot in 2007. Alberta is an Italian fashion designer who produced her first collection in 1973. Ferretti is known for her designs featuring twisting, tucking, and draping techniques. To learn more about her, visit the Wikipedia entry.
“Double your pleasure, double your fun.”
“Well, shouldn’t we get going?” “I don’t know. Let’s just sit a while.” “OK.” Continue reading
In Japan, there is a pop singer by the name of Nomoto Karia. Back in the summer of 2004, she released an album entitled “Karly”. The artwork for the CD consisted of photos of her, dressed only in a selection of colorful tights. The album was popular in Japan but remains mostly unknown in the USA and Europe.
On the inside of the CD booklet, there are several shots of her wearing tights, looking cute while sitting inside a white box.
DKNY Super Opaque Control Top Tights
Review upcoming shortly! Stay tuned…
Retro fashion styles have been booming lately. I could definitely see a female rock artist pulling off this look today, but Nancy Sinatra is a hard act to follow:
(photo courtesy of Rue des Archives)
“These boots were made for walkin’, and so were these cool tights.” 😉
Ever seen one of those horizontally black striped tights? The material shows black interleaved with a selected color, often something bright like yellow, red, pink, blue, purple, or white. They’re usually worn with costumes and comical outfits, but once in a while for fun fashion.
I doubt you’d ever see a woman wearing these at a conservative place of business! But, there are some horizontally striped tights that actually look really great. Stay tuned for an upcoming retrospective.