The Disappearance Of Hosiery

An article from Flashbak.com and selected comments below  September 2014   For decades upon decades, women wore hosiery.  All through the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, this is simply what the ladies wore… but then, suddenly, it went away.  Indeed, it happened so fast (perhaps somewhere in the late 1980s) that I didn’t even notice until hosiery had all but vanished from the face of the earth.  What the hell happened? In the UK and much of Europe, hosiery has made a comeback in recent years, but in the…

 
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