Update: This post was originally published on October 29, 2016.
Fishnets are probably one of those accessories you've pondered, only to land on an "I could never pull that off" verdict. Allow us to prove you wrong. These classic tights are having a major comeback this fall, and all it takes is the right amount of inspiration to work them into your existing wardrobe. They're more interesting than the opaque black tights you resort to when the temps get too low, but before that happens, they can add a tough, fashion-forward edge to your favorite fall ensembles.
There are a few ways you can approach fishnet tights: One route is to look at them as an add-on or an accessory, letting them peek out from under the holes your jeans, or showing a few inches of fishnet just above your pants' waistband. The other is to let them be your focal point; keep the punk vibes strong and show them off with miniskirts, heavy boots, and patterned outerwear for an outfit that's sure to turn heads (and get all
the Likes) every damn time.
We've rounded up a few outfits from Instagram that are sure to convince you to give this trend a try. The best part? You can usually find 'em for under $10.
Click through to see how it's done.