Yoga/Pilates Socks

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I go to Pilates, it’s a pretty big class and so everyone wears socks; not a bare foot in sight which is understandable as a large class like that could create some aroma!

As you can guess normal socks aren’t much good. You’ll be slipping and sliding with particular poses so socks with a grip on the sole is a must but which style is best?

I decided to try out a few different styles/brands which are all available from my shop: Tights Dept. Please note that this is not a biased view, all items are available in my store so no disadvantages.

1. ToeSox: Low Rise Full-Toe

The first pair I tried was from ToeSox, a leading brand of pilates/yoga socks. I chose to go with their low rise enclosed toe.

Difficult to put on, getting your toes into each toe was a bit of a struggle, but once…

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Summer legs have gone all sorts of colours

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It’s Summer time and the legs are out… coloured legs that is! We were delighted that our coloured tights featured in the up and coming Irish designer Caoimhe Mac Neice‘s S/S 2016 collection photoshoot which was styled by the amazing Kieran Kilgallon.

Clockwise starting with top left: Silvia Grandi Classico 50; colour: duck egg blue (seychelles) €14.95 | Trasparenze Sophie 70; colour: light pink (rosa antico) €14.95 | Trasparenze Sophie 70; colour: white (bianco) €14.95

We also took a look at W Magazine’s stunning fashion shoot with the gorgeous Cara Delevingne in this month’s issue and have given you alternatives to the fab hosiery used on shoot.

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Clockwise starting with top left: Omsa Velour 15, colour: pink (rosa mora) €9.95| Trasparenze Sophie 70; colour: light pink (rosa antico) €14.95 | Omsa Gentleman, colour brown (ebano) €14.95 | Osé Favola 40; colour: ivory (avorio) €14.95 | Osé Favola 40; colour: ivory (avorio) €14.95 | Trasparenze Sophie 70; colour: mustard (olio) €14.95 |   | Silvia Grandi Classico 50; colour: red(rosso) €14.95

All tights are available in store and online plus plenty more colours (78 colours to be exact!)