Primark Tights for 5"10?

(13 Posts)
PinkiePiesCupcakes Tue 22-Nov-16 22:45:22

I keep hearing how great the primark Opaque tights are but are they okay for 5ft10 size 14?
Or would the M&S Autograph ones be better?
or anywhere else really?

Five2ate Tue 22-Nov-16 22:47:28

Get the XL and you'll be fine.

Great tights

Girlwithnotattoos Tue 22-Nov-16 22:51:44

I'm only 5'6" and bought some primark opaque tights last week in large and they are perfect, I'm a size 16 btw.

PinkiePiesCupcakes Tue 22-Nov-16 22:58:18

I suppose for the price the primark are worth a shot.
I'm heading to the city tomorrow so I'll take a look.

Do they wash OK? Don't want saggy knees, got them without the tights thanks. smile

JustGettingStarted Tue 22-Nov-16 23:03:09

I'm 5'10" and a size 14/16. They fit well.

PinkiePiesCupcakes Tue 22-Nov-16 23:06:29

Thanks for responses all.

RalphSteadmansEye Tue 22-Nov-16 23:43:37

I'm 5'7" and size 12 and Primark large tights are way too small for me.

Have they started doing an XL? Worth trying possibly then.

burnishedsilver Tue 22-Nov-16 23:46:24

They are the best tights I've ever bought.

APandaAndKoalaWalkedIntoABar Wed 23-Nov-16 03:03:10

5'7 and size 22/24 primark 100 denier (with the gusset) in XL come right up to my bra!

APandaAndKoalaWalkedIntoABar Wed 23-Nov-16 03:04:44

They don't do more than 10 washes before the elastane gets dodgy though.

RalphSteadmansEye Wed 23-Nov-16 07:43:56

Ok, maybe I've never tried opaques from there? Can't remember. I know their "wool" tights definitely aren't big enough in L and don't come in XL.

PinkiePiesCupcakes Wed 23-Nov-16 08:04:23

Looks like there's a few sorts on the website, none of which have sizing info.
I've never been on the website, for such a big company its not great.

Five2ate Fri 25-Nov-16 21:03:54

Sainsbury's opaques are brilliant and wash very well

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