Homemade "No Show" Socks

Make your own "no show" socks.

Materials

  • pair of pantyhose with a run
  • pair of scissors
  • needle and thread
  • your foot

Instructions

Cut the panty part off the pantyhose. Stretch the open end of the cut off stocking over your foot. Cut off the excess stocking off, leaving a seam allowance of 1/4 inch. Sew together the narrow end of the "sock" with a running stitch. Depending on where the run is in the stocking you can get a few pairs out of one pair of hose. You can also wear these under other hose to prevent runs and snags from you toes and heels.

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The panty portion can be worn over tights that have stretched out elastic to keep them up.

By Kristen from Cambridge, UK

Comments

March 4, 20080 found this helpful

What a great idea... that way you can save your good ones ... and use these when working in garden... around house... love it

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