One of the biggest (and more uncomfortable) problems of wearing tights is having to pull your tights up all the time because they are too short. This inconvenience puts off many people from buying tights, particularly tall people. However, things have changed and many hosiery brands are now committed to manufacture hosiery for tall people, as well as larger sizes. What are the best hosiery brands for tall people?
Wolford: Best Luxury Brand for Tall People
Wolford Individual 10 Tights – £24.99
One of the reasons why everyone loves Wolford is their wonderful fit, particularly for long legs. Wolford have gained popularity in the male sector, too, with a huge fan base. Wolford tights fit up to 6’3″. Furthermore, Wolford has recently started to manufacture their essentials range in XXL size, which fits up to UK 26 dress size.
Cecilia de Rafael: Best Essentials Range for Longer Legs
Why are Cecilia de Rafael tights in second position after Wolford? Well, CdR hosiery has amazing quality-price relation. Just like Wolford, it fits up to 6’3″, but, unlike Wolford designs, Cecilia de Rafael large sizes usually have a back panel.
Gio Stockings: The No. 1 Brand for Stockings for Tall People
Gio RHT Full Contrast Stockings – £16.99
What if you’re a stockings person? We have it sorted. Gio stockings go up to 6’4″! Gio’s size 12.5 fits up to shoe size UK 11 / EU 44. Their range has grown in the last months with new designs, including Manhattan and Havana heels, as well as lovely contrast designs and new colours. Take a look at the Gio Stockings range if you haven’t done it before.
Best Brands for Curvy and Tall People: Glamory, Gerbe and Miss Naughty:
If you are tall and curvy, these three hosiery brands are perfect for you. Glamory’s largest size fits up to 6’7″ (UK dress size 36), while Gerbe and Miss Naughty only go up to 6 feet, but, still, they have a great fit for all those who need plus size hosiery.
More Great Hosiery Brands for Longer Legs: Falke, Levante, Kunert and Hudson:
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