knee-highs

knee-highs

Stockings or socks that reach up to just below the knee.
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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.
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.
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.
Wear one of these babies with long boots, and a midi dress also makes a fab festive outfit if you swap your knee-highs for a pair of jazzy heels.
Paris Hilton Poor Paris is so stuck in the noughties that she's accessorised her knee-highs with oversized sunnies and an undersized dog - need we say more?
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.
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.
The unexpected highlight came from the encore, when the band stripped to their underwear while Wainwright sported a witch's hat, sparkling thong, striped knee-highs and red stilettos.