In all of its incarnations — opaque tights in fashion colors, textures and prints; shimmery sheers; sportswear-inspired leggings and a full range of novelty socks that address different lifestyles — legwear has played a big role in fashion this year.
The momentum has been consistent since 2011 as a new generation of legwear consumers — led mainly by Millennials who embraced the bare-leg trend for the past decade — are making legwear an essential accessory for their wardrobes.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"