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From bestselling sheers to the popularity of shaping hosiery, this essential target market moves up a notch as it embraces high functionality alongside the importance of creora® spandex/elastane. For summer delivery look to cooling yarns in delivering comfort, especially through high compression shaping hosiery and for fall delivery look to thermal applications to enhance daily basic tights.

Hosiery construction is smooth and compact from barely there to more dense applications. Black continues to be a bestseller but also look to increasing the range of skin tones in ensuring all consumers’ are catered for. The active ingredients of this direction from moisture management, cool touch through to warming applications and active energized yarns takes this staple sector to a new level.

PRODUCTS

  • · creora® Black – black spandex/elastane for intense black tones
  • · creora® Power Fit – high power spandex/elastane for compression comfort and support
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    creora® Soft Fit – high elongation spandex/elastane perfect for soft applications on waistbands eliminating unsightly red marks and a smooth fit

COMPANION FIBERS

  • · MIPAN® aqua-X for cool touch in the summer
  • · aerowarm® hollow polyester for added warmth for winter delivery
  • · MIPAN® FIT – mineral embedded FIR yarn for enhanced circulation
  • · Tri lobal nylon for intense shine

CONSIDER

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    8 – 13 denier toeless tights with a slight sheen for bare legged, sun kissed look for summer – a range of skin tones is crucial

  • · High compression control tops with soft band for reduction in ugly red marks
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    Light, medium and firm support all feature for the shaping market, with emphasis on boxer and high waist built-in panties for a flattened stomach and enhanced derriere

  • · High compression support tights range from 15 – 30 denier in a range of flesh tones and bestselling black
  • · Add detail to built in boxers and briefs for a feminine finish
  • · Variable modulus zoning to give toned leg look
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    For shaping tights consider the inclusion of cool touch yarns in the zoned compression areas for added comfort and 24/7 appeal to the wearer

  • · Soft-top knee-highs eliminate the red marks
  • · Control top tights to the waist or even higher under the bra line to guarantee an hourglass figure
  • · Energizing support tights for all day comfort to the consumer – embracing and energizing the legs and feet
  • · Stockings continue to appeal

TARGET MARKETS

  • · Essential skin tone basics
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    Shaping hosiery with the added involvement of functional yarns, from cooling to warmth and wellbeing through enhanced circulation

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    Summer delivery with toeless bare-legged or sun kissed looks with or without the option of built in shaping compression

  • · High compression sports socks with built-in performance for all markets in

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