knee-highs

knee-highs

Stockings or socks that reach up to just below the knee.
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Whether or no, the mender of roads ran, on the sultry morning, as if for his life, down the hill, knee-high in dust, and never stopped till he got to the fountain.
Now I stood on a mound of smashed brickwork, clay, and gravel, over which spread a multitude of red cactus-shaped plants, knee-high, without a solitary terrestrial growth to dispute their footing.
But I tell you plain and simple, the best of you ain't knee-high fit to tie Daylight's moccasin strings.
He clutched a tree that yet stood, and clung on, holding the girl and sobbing for air, while the waters of the lagoon washed by knee-high and at times waist-high.
Time to consign the knee-highs to the back of the wardrobe and invest in a pair of ankle boots.
Whether you prefer ankle, calf or knee-highs, go crazy for cowboys, fancy flats or stride around in stilettos, there will be a pair to keep you walking tall all winter.
TOP marks to the 21-year-old Chicago star, who goes for an updated flapper girl look by teaming her knee-highs with a sexy black mini-dress.
Aristoc has an excellent range of leg-wear, including Diamond opaque tights, pounds 6, hold-ups, pounds 8, and knee-highs, pounds 4, which capture the essence of autumnal chic in black, chocolate, wine, juniper charcoal and winter white.
The pigtail wigs, granny sweaters, and black knee-highs her subjects donned signified the shame that was her initial focus, lending her work energy and lending her power.
manufactures and distributes ladies' and children's hosiery products and panty hose, knee-highs and tights under various brand labels and private labels to customers including K-Mart, Wal-Mart, J.