How to put your Seamed Stockings on Straight

Perhaps one of the greatest challenges of vintage seamed stockings is being able to get the seams lined up just right. Fortunately, it's not too difficult if you know the trick. Grab your stockings and head to your mirror!

  1. With your back to your mirror, stand with your feet a 3 or 4 inches apart.
  2. Begin putting on your stockings, but don’t pull them up past your ankles.
  3. Bend over so that you can look between your legs into the mirror.
  4. Carefully pull each stocking up so that the seams end up perfectly straight.

That's it! Now that you know how to look great in your stockings, check out 5 tips for extending the life of your stockings.