Anna from ItSocks provided me with two samples of the Gatta Rosalia 100 Den tights, in sizes 4 (large) and 5 (extra large). I hadn’t intended on getting the size 5 again, but I’m glad that I did. While my first review of the Gatta Rosalia 100 Den tights was mostly favorable, I was a little disappointed in the fit of the brief not being more snug. It would work fine for people with a larger waist.
I’d read a few articles about the fabric dyeing process and learned that for certain colors the process will result in a different effect on the fabric. It’s especially true with black, compared to lighter colors. The difference may even be enough to notice a change in the feel and stretchability. Well, I can attest to that being the case with the Rosalia 100. I’d tried the XL pair in anthracite and then got the same style and size in black (nero). The experience was preferable with the black, and you’ll find out how later on in this review.