Hosiery & Legwear


“Leg Up” Winner: Spanx Honors Women Entrepreneurs

Getting a Leg Up: Ashely Edmonds, founder of lilywrap, an easy-to-use gift wrap alternative that “saves time…and trees.”

Atlanta—Spanx CEO/Founder Sara Blakely believes the “women supporting women brings great karma and is good for the world!” And she … [Read more...]

After 108 Years, The Hosiery Association to Shutter

THA

Charlotte, NC—Faced with global expansion in manufacturing and consolidation among hosiery companies, The Hosiery Association … [Read more...]

High-End Legwear Brands Now Sold Online at Legwear Loft

Legwear Loft

New York—Legwear Loft, a new retailer, has hit the market to make the designer leggings, tights and socks of Via Spiga, Ileana and … [Read more...]

HanesBrands Q2 Earnings Surge on Margin Boost

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Winston-Salem, NC—Higher sales and lower costs boosted margins giving HanesBrands a surge in its second quarter earnings.For … [Read more...]

“Sockpreneurs” Slip onto Success with Sock 101

sock101

Kansas City, MO—They are a trio of self-described “sockpreneurs”: an entrepreneur, an attorney and marketing strategist, and … [Read more...]

HUE Plans Retail Partnership in China

HUE

New York—HUE, the fashion legwear brand, announced it will expand its global footprint to into China, the world’s second largest … [Read more...]

Chinese Invent “Anti-Pervert” Hairy Stockings?

Image from Sina Weibo supposedly showing "anti-pervert hairy stockings"

Shanghai—Here’s the latest in hosiery that seems better suited to “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” than most retail … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Andrea Bucci tights

Welcome to our DIY course, required supplies:✓1 pair of Andrea Bucci with LYCRA FUSION fiber tights✓1 pair of … [Read more...]

F/W 2013 LONDON Runway: All Classifications

London Fashion Week

Click on a product classification to view accessories from the LONDON Fall/Winter 2013 designer collections. … [Read more...]

Hanesbrands Q4 Profit Doubles as Debit Decreases

HanesBrands Headquarters

Winston-Salem, NC—Hanesbrands Inc. reported Tuesday that its fourth quarter profit doubled from the previous year, thanks to … [Read more...]

Izod Hosiery License Goes to American Essentials

Izod

New York—A new collection of Izod-brand hosiery and legwear for women, men and children will soon be available through American … [Read more...]

7 W New York Hosts Sale Benefiting Hurricane Sandy Victims

7W

New York—7 W New York is hosting a special pre-holiday sample sale with a portion of the proceeds going towards charities to … [Read more...]