The tattoo tight

Victoria Beckham is going to LOVE these

Anyone worth their Vogue subscription knows patterned tights are big news for winter. Thanks to the likes of Henry Holland, who has created a retro collection of bright tights for Pretty Polly, and Nicolas Ghesquière at Balenciaga, who single-handedly revived the fortunes of Gerbe (they’re the ones who make the Eighties-style black polka dot stockings he used in his autumn/winter show) when he sent a pair or two down the runway back in February, we’ll all be wearing them come the chilly months (that’d be now, then).

However, next season, if Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig have anything to do with it, we’ll be swapping our opaques for tattooed tights, as seen at the girls’ presentation this afternoon at New York’s Chelsea Art Gallery.


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