(Closed) open toe shoes and stockings?

posted 8 years ago in Shoes
  • poll: open toe shoes - the stocking dilemma!
    Yes, wear them no matter what-I need control top : (4 votes)
    6 %
    Yes-but wearing some version of spanx (please comment if what length stocking) : (4 votes)
    6 %
    No stockings, freestyling! : (62 votes)
    89 %
  • Post # 3
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    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: November 1999

    yes-wearing stockings but there are special pantyhose that have open toes for sandals and peep toe shoes.

    Tip- make sure you select the color carefully so your toes aren’t drastically different in color from the rest of your foot that is covered by the hose.

    Post # 4
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    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2010

    It’s set to be about 27 degrees celsius on my wedding day.  I’ll be bare legging it.

    Post # 5
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    1075 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    It’s a pet peeve of mine when I see women wearing footed-stockings with open toe shoes.  Just like Julies said, they make stockings intended for shoes like that.  I recommend getting those.  I plan to bare leg it.

    Post # 6
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    my pet peeve is also seeing open toed shoes with panty hose.

    Bare legging it!  Of course we are also getting married in Florida in June…I’d be crazy not to

    Post # 7
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    7975 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    If I were wearing open toed shoes, I would go without the stockings. 🙂 But I’m wearing close toed shoes. And probably stockings.

    Post # 8
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    With the heat in Anaheim in June, I’ll definitely be bare-legging it.  But, before I went hardcore on my fitness kick, I contemplated wearing spanks…the ones that cover the tummy all the way down to the knee (I have a floor length dress, so spanks would not show).  If you want to suck anything in, Spanx is my favorite way to go, totally avoids @julies1949 & @whfields’ pet peeve of stockinged toes with open toe shoes.  (I’ve also been a big fan of the Spanx that starts right under the bra line & goes to the knees & has a corset like tummy-tucker)

    Post # 9
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: January 2013

    Oh gosh, I can’t stand the look of stocking with open toe shoes, especially the ones with seams at the toe.  If you must do stockings, get the kind without toe seams.

    I’m having a winter wedding and will be wearing closed-toe shoes, which I will be wearing with silk thigh-highs!

    Post # 10
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2010

    mine is in winter.. I do have open toe shoes, but I picked up some stockings especially for open toes. However I have sooo much fabric in my dress that I think ill be pretty warm as is without the stockings!

    Post # 11
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2011

    It also depends on the weather and locations… I mean, in a winter wedding you are going to need stockings no matter what.

    I would need stockings even in a garden wedding in the South as I’m allergic to chiggers 🙂

    Post # 12
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    149 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: November 2010

    I’d say get a footless pair of spanx you can get the longer length to keep your legs warm, I too can’t stand the look of an open toe with stockings but like the other Bees have said if you must wear them go for the seamless.

    Post # 13
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    First off, I hate, hate, hate stockings but wear them when they’re needed. I will not be wearing them for my wedding tho because it’s in June and it will more than likely be really warm and I don’t want to be uncomfortable.

    Post # 14
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    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: February 2010

    i wore strappy shoes and no stockings. it was actually supposed to be really cold so i brought some tights and ballets flats in case i wanted to change, because like many others i’m not a fan of open toed shoes and stockings. but i ended up not needed them and standing by the heaters all night anyway.

    Post # 15
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I’m wearing knee length spanx.  I’d never wear full length stockings with an open toed shoe.

    Post # 16
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    18643 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2009

    No way I was wearing stockings.  I hate stockings!

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