Choosing good looking hosiery can be challenging, if you want to try something adventurous. I definitely am not an expert, but I encourage you to read the remainder of the blog entry for some of my advice on how to deal with patterns and colours.
I strongly advise that you stay away from patterns and coloured hosiery, to ensure that you do not get stuck with a pair of hosiery that is no longer fashionable.
That being said, owning 1 or 2 pairs of patterned or colourful hosiery might be okay, because they probably will not last longer than a year, and they will not cost you lots of money, the way that a dozen pairs will. Also, it is okay to own several pairs of colourful hosiery, if you often wear costumes.
The best thing to do is to stick to classic colours that match your wardrobe.
The experts also recognize the value of the classics:
So move cautiously when you experiment with these variations, always remembering that an unbroken line of black-on-black remains snappy, elongating and forever stylish.. Of course, guys typically do not want the elongated look, the way that women do, but the idea of a snappy look and being forever stylish is good.