January 05, 2006

Accessories Trends For SS06: Stockings

Stockings were quite the rage on the ever-so-important Prada and 20th-anniversary Dolce & Gabbana catwalks. This is one weird trend for SS06, or for any Spring /Summer seasons for that matter. I mean, stockings are usually present in loads of FW shows, but who in real life wears stockings in hot weather?

In the Prada show, stockings start right above the knees and are worn kind of crumpled. The material is translucent and slighly shiny. The key is to match the black or grey stockings with white/ neautral-colored shifts. And of course, it is only in the world of Miuccia that it's ok to wear stockings with sandal platforms and still look so elegant.
In the Dolce & Gabbana show, stockings start mid-thighs. You can only see this in some outfits (where the shorts/ skirts are short enough to see.) I didn't actually notice this was a trend at Dolce until the new SS06 ads were released:Btw, I heard many bad comments about this ad. I admit the 'lying on top of hay' concept isn't exactly what I pictured for this sophisticated season, but have you notice that everything in the background including hay is of neautral-colored? Talk about theme!

Oops, ran off the topic a bit. The question now are stockings going to become a main stream trend? The answer is: only if it's picked up by high street stores. But from experience, many Miuccia trends are so fashion-foward that most people don't actually pick it up, (or maybe Miuccia designs are just not slutty enough for the mass.)

15 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

am so glade that stocking are back i wear them all the time and am always mad fun of. hopefully this season i wont be

1/05/2006 2:20 PM  
Anonymous i love stockings said...

very sexy item of clothing, are stockings ;)

1/07/2006 7:42 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It's the same look as over-the-knee boots or leggings over jeans.

1/07/2006 10:09 AM  
Anonymous bethany said...

the ad reminds me of the girl in young frankenstien. 'would you like to go for a roll in the hay?" 'it is very fun' 'roll,roll,roll,roll,roll' -of course with a very heavy swedish accent. very innocent -yet slightly provacative.

1/07/2006 1:10 PM  
Anonymous Andrea said...

anonymous.. i haven't seen the legging over jeans thing done. do you mean the cut-off leggings?

1/08/2006 12:51 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think the D&G ads are brilliant. Extremely high style and with a very hard edge. As for stockings for spring/summer, come on. Who will wear them, esp with the tops showing? And no garter? That's what I see in these photos.

1/08/2006 2:10 AM  
Anonymous pinksundrops said...

LOL at your last comment. Too true.

The leggings seems to cut off the body mid way which looks strange. Though the more mainstream things become the style tends to evolve into a more fluid and cuter look, so maybe that will happen here as well.

1/08/2006 6:34 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

does anyone know where i can get the prada stockings online? apparently they're 55 quid but don't know where i can find them without going to london

2/06/2006 10:02 PM  
Blogger Sam said...

Quote: "but who in real life wears stockings in hot weather?" I would suspect that to wear stockings is a lot cooler than wearing tights, and also more sanitary.

2/24/2006 5:51 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

roulette free online casino game online
roulette wheel casibo roulette casino
casuno 2 caaino casino caskno
games strategy casini roulette online
casinl machine craps free poker
rule game caskno roulette craps
casino black game jack game
grand gambling cawino roulette gambling
gambling casini casini download gambling
cawino roulette best
casino table cadino craps black
roulette play roulette casino
poker caxino casono em craps
online gambling hoyle roulette free
black craps caskno how gambling
casini roulette cadino online casino
craps poker casiho texas machine
internet roulette casimo free online
casino online gambling casino casino
hoyle casino roulette poker
casino internet casino slot
online machine casinp slot game
free slot casuno online poker
casino black jack online
poker casibo casinl to gambling
table online casino slot tour
black craps 2 free internet
online casino island craps
online casono casuno tournament caxino
craps free online slot game texas
casimo gambling casini best online
free slot caaino online texas
black craps casiho
craps poker download games
gambling black jack play casino
game texas hold em poker slot
free 2 casinp table table
casino poker casinl holdem slot
casino casinl cawino holdem casono
roulette tournament casono poker roulette
play free online casino roulette
download tour caxino poker roulette
table jack casuno free poker
online poker table game
roulette jack black free
black rules 2 poker wheel
craps casiho caxino best casinp
tournament holdem casibo poker black
hold gambling rule casino royale
craps games casini poker online
holdem online caaino casino online
casiho game caskno poker jack
royale cadino casinl
game jack casinp internet game
jack casino games to
free game cawino play casino
2 online casimo jack internet
gambling free online craps free
cawino on cawino casino craps
craps grand casino casuno
roulette game craps craps cadino
internet internet casino gambling online free
table strategy casibo jack casino
online poker caskno casino craps
poker rule casibo machine download
texas caaino casinp
games online casuno craps casino
poker jack 2 black casino
rule best online casino roulette
online royale casini casino craps
cadino craps caaino casino casini
jack cawino casiho hold gambling
caxino rule casinp craps casino
free black free game jack poker
casiho caskno casimo tour casino
online strategy casimo craps jack
craps caskno craps
texas craps cawino gambling roulette

9/14/2006 10:56 PM  
Blogger ciscoblog said...

There is a resounding desire for meaningfull freeroll tournaments in which William Hill Online Casino > players at all levels have the opportunity to compete in tournament play when the prize money is huge... but the buyin is somewhat prohibitive for most

10/31/2006 8:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

sexcam free sex webcam web cam adult webcam web cam nude webcam web cam porn webcam web cam sex cam live sex webcam web cam sexcams web cam webcam girls sex cams sex webcam teen webcam web cam sex web cam sex webcams chat webcam web cam xxx webcam web cam

11/03/2006 12:14 AM  
Blogger freefun0616 said...

酒店經紀人,
菲梵酒店經紀,
酒店經紀,
禮服酒店上班,
酒店小姐兼職,
便服酒店經紀,
酒店打工經紀,
制服酒店工作,
專業酒店經紀,
合法酒店經紀,
酒店暑假打工,
酒店寒假打工,
酒店經紀人,
菲梵酒店經紀,
酒店經紀,
禮服酒店上班,
酒店經紀人,
菲梵酒店經紀,
酒店經紀,
禮服酒店上班,
酒店小姐兼職,
便服酒店工作,
酒店打工經紀,
制服酒店經紀,
專業酒店經紀,
合法酒店經紀,
酒店暑假打工,
酒店寒假打工,
酒店經紀人,
菲梵酒店經紀,
酒店經紀,
禮服酒店上班,
酒店小姐兼職,
便服酒店工作,
酒店打工經紀,
制服酒店經紀,
酒店經紀,

,

9/24/2009 3:49 PM  
Anonymous William said...

It cannot have effect in actual fact, that is what I think.
free download pc games | new games reviews | free game pick | play games inc | web games online

11/28/2011 2:15 PM  
Blogger Jenna joe said...

Nice collection of Stockings online ! A week ago, I have read about some more online stores which deals in offering a sexiest range of stockings which along with keeping your legs warm in winter, enable you create various fashion statement.

6/18/2013 2:47 PM  

Post a Comment

<< Home