Hold-ups or Stay-ups (also referred to as Thigh Highs) are stockings with a band of silicone and elastic sewn to the top. This ensures that the stockings stay in place when worn. With hold-ups the wearer doesn't need a garter belt and doesn't show suspender bumps through skirts or dresses.
WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES FOR "PIXEL SENSOR CELL WITH HOLD NODE FOR LEAKAGE CANCELLATION AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND DESIGN STRUCTURE" (AMERICAN INVENTORS)
Apr 18, 2012; GENEVA, April 18 -- Publication No. WO/2012/047509 was published on April 12. Title of the invention: "PIXEL SENSOR CELL WITH...