VTG FULL FASHION SEAMED NYLON STOCKINGS COCOA 8½~30~31

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  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 13, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

VINTAGE Full fashioned rht

SEAMED NYLON STOCKINGS

DARK SEAMS & Cuban Heels

FINEST FIRST QUALITY

Genuine Late 1940's - Early 50's

NOT REPRODUCTIONS !

Made of 100% Non-Stretch Original DUPONT Nylon 66!

vERY RARE & VINTAGE

Fabulous & luxurious to wear - new, unworn & un-touched condition!

DETAILED DESCRIPTION :

Each stocking was flat knit with 100% Dupont Nylon 66 in the shape of a leg, these are not today's inferior stretch nylon product! The seam on the rear of each leg is a result of a process that actually finishes the stocking and gives the stocking its classic shape and fit. Every stocking is seamed by a machinist.

The "loop" at the top backside of the stocking is also a result of the finishing process and identifies a true Full-Fashioned Nylon.” Each stocking is knit in the shape of a leg, these are not today's inferior stretch nylon product! The seam is a result of a process that actually finishes the stocking and gives the stocking its classic shape and fit. The "loop" at the top backside of the stocking is also a result of the finishing process and identifies a true Full-Fashioned Nylon.”

To finish seaming the stocking top, called ‘welt' is turned 360 degrees which causes the distinctive ‘finishing loop' at the top of the
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