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Dot- and bow-print Betsey Johnson tights at Aoki
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Brave Winter's Chill in Tights From These Philly Stores

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Dot- and bow-print Betsey Johnson tights at Aoki

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Could there be anything worse than scraping ice off your windshield or waiting for Septa in the freezing cold? Yes, there is: doing the above without tights to keep you warm under that pencil skirt. Here, we present thirteen no-fail places for stockings to keep you frostbite-free this winter.
Legs still cold? Check out our tights shopping guides from New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, and LA, not to mention Racked National's guide to warm legwear online.


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1. Aoki Boutique

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115 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 568-2024
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This charming boutique stocks hosiery from Betsey Johnson in uber-cute prints and colors.

2. DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse

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640 West Dekalb Pike
King of Prussia, PA 19406
(610) 265-5961
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DSW is a must-visit at the end of the winter season when tights are marked down to near-nothing prices.

3. Marshalls

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1044 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 922-4912
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"Slightly Irregular"? Who cares! Tights at Marshalls are inexpensive, and no one will ever know your little secret.

4. Wolford

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160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406
(610) 962-7801
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For stems with a champagne taste, Wolford offers $240 luxury leggings in cashmere/silk blends.

5. Target

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1 Mifflin St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 463-7311
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Count on good ol' Target for wallet-friendly tights that reflect the latest trends.

6. Anthropologie

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201 W. Lancaster Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 687-4141
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Dig through the sale area for tights and stockings in charming, whimsical prints.

7. Spanx

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160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406
(610) 337-1035
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Hosiery from Spanx will keep your gams toasty, your tummy cinched, and your bills paid. (That last part is a lie, but still, these tights are kick-butt.)

8. Bus Stop

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727 S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 627-2357
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Shop Bus Stop for stockings by Look from London.

9. Nordstrom Rack

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310 Goddard Blvd.
King of Prussia, PA 19406
(610) 205-8717
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Scope out the juniors sections for trendy opaque tights at discounted Nordstrom prices.

10. Loehmann's

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1349 Nixon Drive
Moorestown, NJ 08057
(856) 866-9200
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Sure, you'll have to pay the $5 toll to get back into PA, but the crazy designer markdowns at Loehmann's are worth the drive. Tights and hosiery are toward the back-left of the store.

11. H&M

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1530 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 561-6178
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You can't go wrong with H&M's two-packs of matte opaque tights.

12. American Apparel

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2000 Rt. 38, Unit 1146
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 663-8700
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American Apparel's LA-made leggings, tights, and stockings are available in every color under the sun. Their fleece-lined tights are essential for winter.

13. CVS/pharmacy

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1500 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 790-3290
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Having a stocking emergency? Run into any CVS for a pair of L'eggs, or better yet, stash a pair in your glove compartment.

1. Aoki Boutique

115 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
This charming boutique stocks hosiery from Betsey Johnson in uber-cute prints and colors.
115 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

2. DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse

640 West Dekalb Pike, King of Prussia, PA 19406
DSW is a must-visit at the end of the winter season when tights are marked down to near-nothing prices.
640 West Dekalb Pike
King of Prussia, PA 19406

3. Marshalls

1044 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
"Slightly Irregular"? Who cares! Tights at Marshalls are inexpensive, and no one will ever know your little secret.
1044 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

4. Wolford

160 N Gulph Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406
For stems with a champagne taste, Wolford offers $240 luxury leggings in cashmere/silk blends.
160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406

5. Target

1 Mifflin St, Philadelphia, PA 19148
Count on good ol' Target for wallet-friendly tights that reflect the latest trends.
1 Mifflin St
Philadelphia, PA 19148

6. Anthropologie

201 W. Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087
Dig through the sale area for tights and stockings in charming, whimsical prints.
201 W. Lancaster Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087

7. Spanx

160 N Gulph Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406
Hosiery from Spanx will keep your gams toasty, your tummy cinched, and your bills paid. (That last part is a lie, but still, these tights are kick-butt.)
160 N Gulph Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406

8. Bus Stop

727 S 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Shop Bus Stop for stockings by Look from London.
727 S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

9. Nordstrom Rack

310 Goddard Blvd., King of Prussia, PA 19406
Scope out the juniors sections for trendy opaque tights at discounted Nordstrom prices.
310 Goddard Blvd.
King of Prussia, PA 19406

10. Loehmann's

1349 Nixon Drive, Moorestown, NJ 08057
Sure, you'll have to pay the $5 toll to get back into PA, but the crazy designer markdowns at Loehmann's are worth the drive. Tights and hosiery are toward the back-left of the store.
1349 Nixon Drive
Moorestown, NJ 08057

11. H&M

1530 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
You can't go wrong with H&M's two-packs of matte opaque tights.
1530 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

12. American Apparel

2000 Rt. 38, Unit 1146, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
American Apparel's LA-made leggings, tights, and stockings are available in every color under the sun. Their fleece-lined tights are essential for winter.
2000 Rt. 38, Unit 1146
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

13. CVS/pharmacy

1500 Spruce St., Philadelphia, PA 19102
Having a stocking emergency? Run into any CVS for a pair of L'eggs, or better yet, stash a pair in your glove compartment.
1500 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19102