Openwork silk stockings. Thigh high, One Size fits most. 70% Silk & 30% Nylon. Available in Cream, Black, and Royal Blue. Based on extant examples, these have a lovely openwork pattern, centered on the front of the leg. The design starts at mid-calf and continues down to the top of the toe.
*Now available in ROYAL BLUE FOR A LIMITED TIME. We have a small quantity from a special dye lot. Some of these have some mild variations in color due to the dye process, so they are each unique. Get a pair while they last!
Styles of openwork patterns began to appear in stockings near the beginning of the 19th century. They continued to change and elaborate into the early 20th century. Embroidered openwork and lace inserts in both silk and cotton were seen on many fashionable feet throughout these years.