we wore them in the mid 60's and boy did we think we were the bee's knees.
(do bees even have knees? they are so full of pollen one does wonder)
Well they're BACK...
but are they meant only for the young?
I think quite possibly I am too old to get away with wearing them nowadays
but age has rarely factored into my decisions before...perhaps I am on the cusp of tarty.
I'd rather be slightly tarty than totally frumpy.
I've chosen my old leather boots from several seasons ago to pair with these...
not so much mesh is visible...
My skirt is just a tinge below the knee.
Black ponte knit
forgiving when stretching and bending
and the knit keeps it's shape so there are no pouchy baggy bits like those knits of olde.
(do you remember crimpolene?)
Where are the fashion police and what would they say?
I am taking a stand on my right to wear fish nets.
A splash of colour
not so rebellious
my favourite colour is
What are you wearing that might be pushing the fashion envelope?
Do you yearn to be younger and express it in your fashion choices?
What would you definitely not be caught dead in?
(fish nets perhaps?)