Black tights are a fashion trend and are definitely appropriate to wear to a dinner party. Tights are snug and stretchable and there are many types: sheer or heavier weights, opaque, colored or patterned. Tights are a better option than bare legs in the fall and winter. They will help brave the chilly fall and winter temps. Black tights are considered a neutral color and a wardrobe staple. You can wear black tights with all colors. For a dinner party opaque styles look very chic with dresses and skirts. However you can wear them with shorts or calf length pants. They look great with flats, heels, ankle shoes and boots. Colored, patterned and black tights are a fashion trend and will update any look.
What legwear options do I have for a LBD in the winter?
The legwear options available today are awesome. Sheer black and sheer neutral stockings and black tights are the most basic legwear choices to wear with a LBD. However there are many black patterned, black lace, fishnet stockings and colored tights that can look fabulous with a little black dress. If you wear black shoes and black legwear you can add some POP to your outfit with colorful accessories. Visit your legwear boutique or department store to see the latest legwear options for this season.
Fashion Building Blocks of a Smart Wardrobe
A smart wardrobe consists of basic fashion building blocks and they can vary. Our lives are always changing. One size does not fit all! A teenager moves on to higher education, then to working or raising a family. Some women go to school and work and some mothers work while raising their families and then go into retirement years. So our lives change and our wardrobes vary depending on our lifestyles, age and where we live.