(Closed) Should I wear nylons with this dress? (holiday party)

posted 9 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Nylons?

    Yes, opaque black

    Yes, sheer black

    Yes, sheer skin tone

    No nylons

  • Post # 19
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2013

    @Curiousgeorge:  It’s sticky and gross but really works I swear….spray hairspray on the bottoms of your feet after the nylons are on!!! Put your shoes on before the hairspray dries all the way. 

    Post # 20
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2009

    I would go bare – but if you think you would be cold, then black tights, it will create a more winter look and still formal. 

    I just think sheer nylons/pantyhose look so dated. 

    Post # 21
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: February 2013

    @Sweetjennygirl:  Good to know that tip! I have to wear pantyhose for work anytime I wear a dress or skirt   -____-

    Post # 22
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    I would wear them because I know I would be cold!

    Post # 24
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: November 1999

    Depends on the company and its culture. I wouldnt be comfortable wearing something that short to a work party without black stockings
    (sheer is fine)  to make it a bit more conservative.

    I am assuming this is a work holiday party. If its family then that is another matter

    Post # 25
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: February 2013

    your legs are smoking hot

    I think you could go bare, easily. I also think a sheer black stocking would look great as well. You could even go with a garter belt to make it more fun

    Post # 26
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2013 - Rhode Island

    You’re gonna’ look great either way!  Do what feels comfortable.  I don’t think anything you suggested would look bad.

    Post # 28
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    For a work function with my husband I would worry that it’s a bit short and revealing.  Don’t get me wrong, you look HOT in the dress, but you don’t want to be the wife that everyone’s talking about.

    Post # 31
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    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    You look great, but I would wear black tights- I think it is inappropriate not to wear something on your legs in the winter.  Unless you live in a super hot climate? 

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