Falke · Hosiery

Falke Floating Tights

Hello Falke! Now this pair I am so ready to try out! I love this colour, I love this design and I cannot wait to pair up with an outfit and see what they’re like on.

This pair was gifted by my amazing friend through my Amazon Wishlist.

The Spec

Colour: Royal Plum

Size: Small

Denier: 60

Materials: 92% Polyamide, 8% Elastane

Price: £23.63

Website: Amazon – FALKE Women’s Floating Tights Semi-Opaque 60 Den Black Blue More Colours Warm Patterned Mid-High Waist 1 Pair

My Outfit

Not an outfit I would usually do, but felt like trying something different today. I went with my lace cami top, paired with my lace shorts and added simple black court shoes to bring the look together.

My Deets

Cami Top: H&M

Shorts: River Island

Tights: Falke

Heels: Coleter

The Review

From The Website: Fashionable sheer tights with a graphic all-over pattern, inspired by the lightness of air and feathers
Single pack of fine tights for women and teenage girls in a nylon blend extra soft on the skin for a high wearing comfort; semi-opaque thus providing a good thermal insulation for the legs and feet; with pattern
92% Polyamide, 8% Elastane
Machine Wash
Fastening: Pull On
Women’s semi-opaque tights ideal in autumn, spring and winter season and cold weather; patterned design ideal for dress or casual looks or to wear at work; great gift idea for Christmas, Easter, a birthday, Valentine’s Day
Comfortable women’s tights with mid-high waist and soft waistband for an optimal hold on the stomach; excellent shape and colour retention even after repeated washing; machine wash 30°C gentle
Perfect proportions and fit thanks to special knitting processes and different knitting cylinders for an optimal wrinkle-free fit and highest wearing comfort
Model number for the FALKE women’s Floating tights: 41275; available in sizes: S (UK 10-12), S-M (UK 12-14), M (UK 14-16), M-L (UK 16-18), L (UK 18-20)

The Packaging

Getting Them On: these were a breeze (get it?!) to get on this morning. I love that I had enough material so I didn’t have to tug at them to get them on. They were a slow gentle roll up the legs.

I also had no issues with my anklets – I just lifted them above and continued rolling up the legs.

On The Legs: oh this colour is to die for right?! I love how rich and regal they look, especially against the white. And I have to say it works so well with the floating cloud design too – it really makes it stand out. What I also love about them is around the clouds, there is an outline all around them to enhances the shaping. There is so much going on, and I absolutely love it!

The quality of these – you cannot fault. This is one of the reasons why I love Falke; their quality is great! These have stayed pristine all day long, without a snag or rip.

The fit is true to size, and it was perfect for me. I would advise going a size up if you are in-between sizes, as they have plenty of stretch to them so you can achieve even leg coverage. What I do love about this pair is that I have even coverage from toe to waist; I half expected it to become lighter and stretched out around the thighs, but I was pleasantly surprised that it is even throughout!

The feel of these are so soft, they are a dream to wear. I have been so comfortable in these all day. These don’t irritate the skin either, which is a blessing! I really couldn’t ask for a better pair to be honest!

The Toes & Ankle: now the only sad thing is that these don’t come with reinforced toes. So I had to cut those nails back and smooth them out before I slipped these on this morning – I didn’t want to damage them on the 1st wear!

I had plenty of wiggle room, and no pressure was added around my toes. I also had a smooth, fitted finish with no wrinkling too!

The Waistband & Gusset: as you can see below, you have this great pattern working right to the waistband. I found the waistband to be decent; it had plenty of stretch so it sat on my waistline well all day.

These didn’t lose elasticity either during my wear, which is always great news. I also like how they stayed flush against the skin as shown below; no wrinkling, no rolling and no shimmying down my legs.

My Thoughts?

Adding this pair to my favourites collection! I love how different they are; and that colour is to die for! I love everything about these, and would highly recommend if you are into patterned pairs.

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