The second and fourth yarn courses 38 and 42 are preferably a nylon material. That means the seams in those areas have been double stitched, making them stronger and therefore less prone to ripping. You must be logged in to add a private note. Removing Iron-On Labels and Patches. Note that Wite-Out also washes out, so it will need to be reapplied after exposure to water.
US5115650A - Non-run pantyhose - Google Patents
I love my pantyhose so I like to keep them run free; so I freeze them to last longer. For example, a concrete or wood bench or step could harm your tights when you sit down on it. However, as best shown in FIG. Thus by way of example, but not of limitation, the knit pattern 34 may be used to knit all six sections of the pantyhose. If you do see a small rip or run in your tights, stop it in its tracks with clear nail polish.
Editor's Picks: 13 Tights That Won't Rip, Run, or Fade
If, however, you do get a snag in your pantyhose, make sure to cover it with some clear nail polish or hairspray, and these will prevent further tearing and runs that will ruin your look. Today, the composition of pantyhose is pretty uniform, with few variations. Reinforced Elastic Fit These pantyhose are an excellent choice as they will retain their elasticity even after several wears and washes. Or, our favorite cheapie option: Therefore, the knit pattern may be referred to as a four-yarn feed structure. The pantyhose must further be capable of stretching to a certain degree and reforming to the original shape. Let the nail polish dry.
Pantyhose have been in vogue since the s and 50s when they were predominantly used in show business by actresses and dancers who needed a way to cover up their legs during performances. Expand to see more Nude Color Available The best thing about these opaque tights is that they not only come in colors, but also a nude and coffee variation which is really good if you need a pair of soft and warm tights to wear to a formal event or to your corporate job. The second and fourth yarn courses 38 and 40 of the knit pattern 34 shown in FIG. Sewing this way will bring the hole closed evenly from all sides and should not majorly affect the overall fit. They not only look and feel great, but also resist snags very well. I also had to dress professionally for many years and was able to save in the following ways: Cost and Value These tights come at a relatively cheap price and will last you for a couple of wears at least.