legwarmers


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legwarmers

Knitted footless stockings worn over over tights or pants, especially by dancers.
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legwarmers

[ˈlegˌwɔːməz] NPLcalentadores mpl (de piernas)
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GET ready for a trip back to the era when big hair, shoulder pads and neon legwarmers were key fashion staples.
Hotel checkout BY PAUL MCDAID If 80s-style legwarmers, neo leotards and nostalgic retro beats is your thing, then Children of the 80s' opening party at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza on May 31 is for you.
If you need little encouragement to step back to the era that gave us legwarmers, shoulder pads, Fame, mullets, Dirty Dancing and so much more, Club Tropicana should be a night right up your street.
Volunteers and attendees dressed in neon colors, big hair, pumps, and legwarmers; listened to tunes from the decade; and nibbled on refreshments from Enticing Cuisine and Nothing Bundt Cakes, or flashback snacks like candy necklaces and ring pops.
IT was the decade that gave us legwarmers, New Romantics and Dirty Dancing and if you've still got a love for the 80s, you can indulge that to your heart's content at an event coming to Newcastle.
Charity event goesback to the 80s Ian Bunting Slip on your finest legwarmers, take a brush to your mullets and perms and give that Rubik's Cube another whirl for a wonderful cause later this month.
leotard, $26, blochworld.com 2) Eurotard skirt, $28, eurotard.com 3) Eurotard tights, $10.30, eurotard.com 4) So Danca legwarmers, $20, sodanca.com
The various types of hosiery includes body stockings, compression stockings, hold-ups, knee highs, leggings, socks, stockings, tights, toe socks and legwarmers. The term hosiery is also being used for the type of knitted fabric, its weight and thickness.
I was a sturdy, intense girl, with thick, tangled dark hair that I couldn't seem to brush, and I had a penchant for wearing anything but pants: In the winter I often wore flowered shorts and legwarmers pulled over my knees, long before that might have been considered cool.
LOOK out your legwarmers and fingerless gloves and dust down your shoulder pads - Fame is in town and the Eighties are back.
Rock & Roll Ballerina features in studio creations, from silk flowers, to hand cut moon and pyramid pendants, soft velvet gathered legwarmers, chiffon and lace shawls, high formal top hats, tambourines (decorated, or not) and much more.
You and Me Legwear was founded in 2001 and designs socks, leggings and knee-high legwarmers. The company makes a wide range of products for women, men, children and babies.