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Hi all I'm wondering what you all wear for the summer under neath 'shortish' dresses/tunics? I've worn a shortish summer dress today with black leggings which look fine but I wasn't too sure it was summer ish in look. I only have one pair of leggings (!). Rest of the time I wear tights or stockings for a more formal look.
Help! Are their leggings that are lighter in colour which look fine? I can't really wear them without anything under. I'm a size 8 and quite petite but feel conscious about my legs!! Thanks.
Hi takeaway2. I have tried loads of leggings as they are my staple outfit under tunics etc like you. To be honest I have learnt one thing about them, whether they are black, blue, red etc etc and that is cheap ones look, well cheap basically. Too sheer and lose shape after a couple of washes. My mum bought me some navy ones from John Lewis a few weeks ago and think they were £25 but they are lovely and thick and really supportive without being uncomfortable. totally opaque, you could go wear bright pink knickers and no-one would know! Summer colours??? Navy I think is more summery than black, or even brown with the right top? I think shoes make the look summery rather than the legwear. I wear black leggings with wedge sandals and that doesnt look out of place in nice weather
I wear this look a lot, it translates well from winter through to summer. I wear black, grey, and in hot weather and on holiday, white (yes!) under tunics. I have a new pair of very light grey leggings and am building up to wearing those. I buy from Hush, and White Company.
Almost any shoes, sandals or boots seem to work with this. I'm quite tall, slim, sort of straight-up-and-down in terms of my figure and people give me compliments about my clothes so I can't look too awful.
Falke cotton touch leggings. Expensive ( £22) for what looks like tights in the pack but they are lovely - fit like tights, opaque, and because they are cotton, great for summer. They come in black, navy, grey and probably more. Mine last for years, and I wear them a lot.