When Women Fought Over Stockings

Photo by Artem Labunsky on Unsplash

So, I’ll be honest…as I’ve said before, I don’t wear stockings or pantyhose very often. And I’ve never understood why some women like them; I find them awkward and uncomfortable.

But did you know there was actually a time when women literally fought over access to nylons, as they were then called.

World War II and Nylons

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