Fishnet Tights

11:46 AM Imke 29 Comments

Fishnet tights, also known as how to find the balance between rock-chick and hooker. Even though I love all things pastel, long hair, a nice nude lipstick & will always prefer a dress over jeans, I've always played with the thought of being a rock chick kind of girl, thoughts that started popping up right after Taylor Momson a.k.a. Jenny from Gossip Girl made this bad-ass transformation from nice schoolgirl to racoon-eyed rebel. I've never fully given into this tendancy, but I like to balance on the verge between the girly I-love-everything-pink kind of girl and the biker-boots-and-leather-jacket kind of girl. I love combining a girly dress with a chunky leather jacket, add a heavy cat-eye to the blouse & pencil skirt look, and wear my boots under literally anything. Another big inspiration for this look is gorgeous Luanna from Le Happy blog (hair goals).

Two years ago, I had this dress-up party with the theme 'Your mother would have never let you go out like that', for which I was so thrilled, as this party totally allowed me to let my inner rebel girl out! I bought fishnet tights, put on a little black dress, my bad-ass biker boots, boldest lipstick but toned down with a pearly Peter Pan collar, and was genuily fond of this outfit. The Monday after this party I put the fishnet tights back on again. I got a few weird looks, but I liked the style.

And that, my dear readers, is the moment I decided that fishnet stockings are cool, and not only for hookers & rock chicks, but also for girls like you and I, for going out but also for a casual daily outfit. I'm planning on doing an outfit post soon featuring fishnet stockings, the article by NSMBL on the fact that these tights are trendy again made my enthousiasm for them grow, so stay tuned.

What's your opinion on fishnet stocking, do you embrace them into daily life, or do you think they are to be worn only once a year, namely for Halloween? I'm curious to know!

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  1. I haven't wore one before, but sure looks fun. I might give it a try. Ha!
    Great post, Imke. Blessed day! :)

  2. Amazing post and great inspiration.<3
    Have a amazing day.

  3. great post
    have a nice day

  4. Personally I love fishnets, they add such a fun touch! I love the themed party, that's such a cool idea. Great post!
    xo Kiki

  5. Very nice selección! kiss! 💋

  6. Ik heb het nog nooit gedragen. Weet ook niet of het mij zou staan. Ik vind dat je het wel een leuke beschrijving geeft in je eerste zin haha: balans tussen rocker chicken en prostituee. xD

    1. Ik zou zo zeggen, probeer het eens uit :D Ik ben echt fan van de look, en iedereen kan een manier vinden om ze in te passen in hun stijl! En hehe, blij dat je het een leuke intro vindt ;) XO

  7. Wat een mooie inspiratie foto's! Het is niet echt mijn ding maar vind het er wel leuk uitzien zo :)
    Liefs x

  8. This is so inspiring! I would definitely try that look! Actually here I was thinking of watching the series of Gossip Girl again, wow jinx!
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  9. Cute look!
    Have a nice week-end!
    Gil Zetbase

  10. Never sure if I could pull off the fishnets, but I love the styling here and in the inspo picks! I am enjoying the rock and roll/grungy vibes 100% <3

    // xx

  11. Good entry , thanks for stopping by my blog!!!Happy Sunday !!

  12. very inspired post!

  13. Such a inspiring post!! They make such a edgy statement

  14. Thank you darling. I really hope that Santa will be generous to me . <3

    I really love this kind of edgy styles :D

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  16. I love it. They can make even the simplest of looks raw and edgy! The world would be such a boring place if it weren't for fishnet tights!

  17. Ik vind ze altijd fantastisch;bij anderen. haha! Ze staan mij niet, maar ik vind ze wel heel gaaf. Zeker zo onder een gescheurde jeans!

  18. I think fishnet thights are a must have! They give such a rock and edgy note to the entire outfit! Even though i haven't pushed myself so far to the point where i would be wearing them i do own one :)

  19. I love how you make fishnets look good for everyday! :)

  20. I love them under jeans and shorts - they look so grunge and indie. I could never pull them off i don't think though!


  21. How amazing!!! Love these photos, Imke! Have a fabulous week darling!

    Much love, Len ❤️❤️❤️

  22. Love your post, great content!



  23. Lovely :)

  24. I love these style inspirations! Must get me some fishnets! =)

    - Cielo
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  25. als je het goed combineert zijn ze super leuk! Al zal ik ze zelf niet zo snel dragen maar als je lef hebt doe je t gewoon :D
    Dankjewel trouwens voor je altijd super leuke en lieve reacties! Word ik blij van! :) xx