Athletic tights received some publicity during the — basketball season, when players started wearing the ankle-length tights under their uniform shorts. When nylon fibers were developed and introduced in the s, these stockings were referred to as nylons. These "riding tights" are cheaper to buy than jodhpurs or breeches which are a type of riding pant made of heavier material and which extends only to mid calf length and are intended to be worn with tall riding boots. Questions submitted to this column are not guaranteed to receive responses. These tights are usually a thicker spandex -blend, and are usually footless. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
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Ballet Review Dance and Dancers Pointe. Ballet documentary film Chamber ballet Choreography Royal Academy of Dance Western stereotype of the male ballet dancer. Certain leg wear designs include a darker brief or no visible brief at all, the former being used to create extra support or a shaping effect. Athletic tights are absolute opaque and often footless, although they may have a "stirrup" that goes under the foot to hold the cuff down near the ankle. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Tights. You can link your Facebook account to your existing account.