They look good and they feel good to touch and they offer so much variety to that look and feel that bare cannot compete with. I think younger people might associate pantyhose with older sytles of fashion when women wore dresses daily. The only way you could tell if I had on nude stockings was 1. My legs are basically carrot shaped thigh width steadily decreasing from the top to the knee and that shape seems to make thigh highs extra willing to roll down. Donna Karan and Berkshires also have talls.