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Thick, 'shape wear' opaque tights

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Thingsarel00kingup Fri 23-Oct-20 19:31:21

I'm after the most flattering opaque tights please.... I used to get some amazing black ones from M&S that were 'tum, bum and thigh' shape wear ones, basically holding all the lumpy bumpy bits in! They gave an amazing silhouette and were also really comfy. Can't seem to find them anymore though, plus I also fancy some tights in different colours.

I don't really like opaques that don't feel 'snug' or that don't 'smooth' though (is it high Lycra content?)

Any ideas what I can try please? Thanks smile

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Geppili Fri 23-Oct-20 21:13:14

Manzi The Tights on Amazon

Geppili Fri 23-Oct-20 21:17:14

Snag tights will give you loads of colour choice but I just don't find them as smoothing and controlling as the Manzi ones. The Manzis can come right up below my bra and smoothed and contains my wobble really well.

ThorFull Sat 24-Oct-20 15:32:15

I know exactly the m and s ones you mean.
I’ve struggled to find them too.
I’m wearing a pair from next. They come up to my bra and definitely help me feel smoother. 100denier, although I’m sure they do thinner ones.

Raera Sat 24-Oct-20 16:33:13

Are these the M&S ones?

mycatscausehell Sat 24-Oct-20 21:54:33

can i suggest dance tights?

TDMN Sat 24-Oct-20 21:55:54

The Primark ones are pretty bloody good plus last 10x longer than m&s ones!

ranoutofquinoaandprosecco Sun 25-Oct-20 16:11:40

Snag are amazing.

Thingsarel00kingup Sun 25-Oct-20 23:27:23

Thanks for all the helpful replies, especially @Raera who found THE tights!! I looked and looked last year and again recently, so I'm THRILLED! (Lots of lovely pairs in my basket now). smile

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