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When you hang up your Christmas stocking this year take a little time to notice this garment in detail. Stockings, the last article of wearing apparel made by man, have had a long history from the crude foot coverings of the Greeks and Romans to the sheer nylons women enjoy today. Not only have there been countless changes and improvements in hosiery through the centuries, but these changes are still taking place.
"History of Hose,"
The Iowa Homemaker: Vol. 39
, Article 4.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/homemaker/vol39/iss5/4