The functional purpose of garter belts is to hold up ladies' stockings. They may also be used as a matter of style. More »

Depending on the style, a garter belt is worn at the waist, or slightly lower on the hips. Some styles are simple bands of lace and elastic, worn with a separate panty, while others include a built-in panty in addition t... More »

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Retailers such as Hips & Curves, Yandy.com, Lingerie NYC and Lane Bryant sell plus-size open-bottom garters, as of 2015. Some open-bottom garters include shaping features and are also sold as girdles or waist cinchers wi... More »

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Rocker chic is an edgy and rebellious style of clothing that often includes torn jeans, studded boots and belts, leather jackets, mini skirts, fishnet stockings or T shirts that feature rock band names. This type of clot... More »

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Make a garter by measuring and cutting the fabric, sewing the fabric together, and adding elastic. A garter is a simple way to add a homemade touch to a wedding or other formal dress. A garter requires a strong ribbon, l... More »

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Depending on the style, a garter belt is worn at the waist, or slightly lower on the hips. Some styles are simple bands of lace and elastic, worn with a separate panty, while others include a built-in panty in addition t... More »

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Jobst sizes its compression stockings according to the circumference of the ankle, calf, thigh and hip of the wearer. The company also produces a large-tall size for individuals with a shoe size larger than 12. More »

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