It’s the first time you put your new tights on and you already have a major snag in them! I’ve been there… And it sucks.
Sometimes, no matter how careful you are with tights, a hiccup like jewelry and rough materials can rub up against your tights and cause them to tear.
But, I have good news for you! Sometimes even your ripped tights can be salvaged and worn again. Yes, even with a rip in them! The trick is to hide the rip.
In fact, in just 2 easy steps you can rewear your ripped tights in 3 different ways.
Here are 3 ways to rewear ripped tights in just 2 easy steps!
STEP 1: Stop the tear
At the first sight of a rip in your tights, put a clear coat of nail polish around the rip to prevent it from worsening. Clear nail polish will prevent the rip from getting any bigger and will allow you to rewear your tights without worrying about a tear getting any worse.
STEP 2: Hide the tear with…
If the rip is in a subtle place like behind the leg or on your thighs, all you have to do is hide the rip and you can wear your tights again without feeling embarrassed. Here are a few option to hide them:
Use a pair of leg warmers to wide a rip that’s on the lower half of your legs. Not only will they keep you warm, but they’ll allow you to wear your tights again and again even with a rip in them.
A high sock is a trendy way to style your dresses and skirts in the winter and they can also have a third purpose: Hiding rips in your tights! This trick can save a pair of tights with a rip on the bottom half of your legs and even on your lower thighs.
I love to wear tights under my ripped jeans, especially when the temperature starts to drop. Tights and ripped jeans make a killer combination and the best part, it doesn’t matter if you wear a pair that are ripped underneath your jeans!
How will you rewear your ripped tights?