Hosiery is made of in a variety of combed and knit deniers (weights) of nylon and Lycra yarns. The right combination creates hosiery that can enhance, smooth, sculpt, shape and sometimes even energize, making you feel longer, leaner and leggier.
The most commons types: Anklets: ankle length socks made from sheer hosiery fabric. Knee Highs: Hosiery that reaches to the knee and designed to be worn under pants. Stockings: reach up to the upper thigh are are held in place with a girdle or garter belt and are usually sheer.