Air Jet Textured with Lycra Yarn - The spandex and cover yarn are run through the air texturing jet with no heat applied. Wicking - The capacity of a fiber to transport moisture away from itself. Take a look at our Returning an item help page for more details. It is prized for its soft feel and fluffy look, is often used in blends, and adds great warmth to socks. Cycling - Sport or athletic sock designed specifically for cycling enthusiasts.
Reinforced heel and toe Generally stockings that have a reinforced reciprocated heel and toe. Interesting Finds Updated Daily. The body section is often opaque in appearance. Seconds - Socks with major imperfections which make them unsuitable for sale even as irregulars. Stretchy yarn fits comfortably, even over the instep. You should not use this information as self-diagnosis or for treating a health problem or disease. A higher denier stocking is usually more durable.
Girdle Foundation wear garment that gives shape to the waist and bottom while at the same time holding up stockings. Lengths may vary from mid- to over-the-calf. Irregulars - Hosiery that contains minor imperfections in dimensions, size, color or knit but without obvious mends, runs, breaks or substantial damage to yarn or fabric. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations. Stirrup - Sock specifically designed to be worn over a sanitary sock in various athletic sporting events. Nylon is naturally bright but can also be de-lustred to give a duller appearance. Slouch Sock - Fashion sock with an elongated top designed to be pushed down and worn gathered around the ankle.
Try our own brand of medically approved support stockings Our Support Plus Stockings come in three levels of medically correct compression for better circulation and relief from achy legs. A sheer stocking denier is about and an opaque stocking would start about Link Jacquard - Type of stitch used in a patterned sock. Low deniers are sheer. Spandex yarns are often covered with nylon yarns to protect the spandex.