Footless Compression Leggings:  Fashion vs. Medical, Key Features & How to Find your Perfect Pair

Footless Compression Leggings: Fashion vs. Medical, Key Features & How to Find your Perfect Pair

When I began wearing compression in 2008, I had to wear a stocking that covered my full leg due to the location of my DVT. Since it extended up my calf to behind my knee, a sock didn’t provide enough length to manage the symptoms I was experiencing. At the time, thigh highs & pantyhose were my only option – two hosiery styles I didn’t often wear.

 

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How to Transition your Compression Stockings from Winter to Spring

How to Transition your Compression Stockings from Winter to Spring

Driving to work this morning with sunglasses on and windows down, I couldn’t help but be pleasantly reminded of spring’s arrival. Changing blooms, longer days and warmer weather - all welcomed changes to winter’s short days, cold nights & layers.

Winter makes wearing compression easy. Under pants, they offer a spare layer of warmth. Paired with dresses they do double duty as fashion-accessory & cold protection. No one even thinks to ask why you’re wearing tights – because duh it’s winter right? 

Here are some ways you can transition your compression stockings from winter to spring. 

 

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Differences Between Sheer & Opaque Compression Stockings

Differences Between Sheer & Opaque Compression Stockings

With summer just around the corner, we’re receiving an increasing number of questions about the differences between particular patterns - especially as it relates to sheer vs. opaque finishes. We hear many questions from both new and current compression wearers. Here are some of the most common questions and answers…

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New York Fashion Week Spring 2013 Runway

New York Fashion Week Spring 2013 Runway

New York Fashion Week has once again provided us with a telescopic view into the spectacular world of art as brilliant designers show their Spring 2013 Collections on the runway. Check out our favorite looks!

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