Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Class 1 Black Compression Tights
The Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Class 1 Black Compression Tights are perfect for women who want compression hosiery in a fashionable design. Featuring a semi-sheer style, these tights function as compression hosiery but resemble typical fashion tights.
- Compression: Class 1 RAL (18 - 21mmHg)
- Length: Full Length Tights
- Toe Style: Open Toe
- Colour: Black
- Purchase Quantity: One Pair
Which Size Do I Need?
Due to the close-fitting nature of compression tights, there are a wealth of sizes available to help you find a fit that is right for you. The Style Semitransparent Tights are available in the following versions:
- Size: XX-Small - Extra Large
- Style: Standard and Plus (Depending on the circumference of your leg)
- Length: Normal or Long (Depending on the length of your leg)
Size and Style
To find your perfect size, please measure the circumference of your ankle (cB on the diagram below), calf (cC), thigh (cG), hips (cH) and waist (cT). Match these measurements as closely as possible to the tables below.
Ankle and Calf Measurements
|Size ||Ankle (cB) ||Calf (cC) ||Thigh (cG) |
|XX-Small (Standard) ||18 - 20cm ||25 - 32cm ||42 - 54cm |
|XX-Small (Plus) ||18 - 20cm ||29 - 36cm ||47 - 59cm |
|Extra Small (Standard) ||20 - 22cm ||29 - 36cm ||47 - 59cm |
|Extra Small (Plus) ||20 - 22cm ||33 - 40cm ||52 - 64cm |
|Small (Standard) ||22 - 24cm ||33 - 40cm ||52 - 64cm |
|Small (Plus) ||22 - 24cm ||35 - 42cm ||56 - 68cm |
|Medium (Standard) ||24 - 26cm ||35 - 42cm ||56 - 68cm |
|Medium (Plus) ||24 - 26cm ||38 - 45cm ||61 - 74cm |
|Large (Standard) ||26 - 29cm ||38 - 45cm ||61 - 74cm |
|Large (Plus) ||26 - 29cm ||42 - 49cm ||66 - 79cm |
|Extra Large (Standard) ||29 - 32cm ||42 - 49cm ||66 - 79cm |
|Extra Large (Plus) ||29 - 32cm ||43 - 51cm ||76 - 85cm |
Thigh, Hip and Waist Measurements
|Size ||Thigh (cG) ||Hip (cH) ||Waist (cT) |
|XX-Small (Standard) ||42 - 54cm ||75 - 90cm ||60 - 75cm |
|XX-Small (Plus) ||47 - 59cm ||80 - 95cm ||65 - 80cm |
|Extra Small (Standard) ||47 - 59cm ||80 - 95cm ||65 - 80cm |
|Extra Small (Plus) ||52 - 64cm ||85 - 100cm ||75 - 90cm |
|Small (Standard) ||52 - 64cm ||85 - 100cm ||75 - 90cm |
|Small (Plus) ||56 - 68cm ||95 - 110cm ||85 - 100cm |
|Medium (Standard) ||56 - 68cm ||95 - 110cm ||85 - 100cm |
|Medium (Plus) ||61 - 74cm ||105 - 120cm ||95 - 110cm |
|Large (Standard) ||61 - 74cm ||105 - 120cm ||95 - 110cm |
|Large (Plus) ||66 - 79cm ||115 - 130cm ||105 - 120cm |
|Extra Large (Standard) ||66 - 79cm ||115 - 130cm ||105 - 120cm |
|Extra Large (Plus) ||76 - 85cm ||125 - 140cm ||115 - 130cm |
Once you have found your correct size using the table above, you can measure which length you need by measuring from the top of your thigh to the bottom of your foot (the measurement lG on the sizing chart above). Once you have your measurement, please match it to the table below.
|Size ||Leg Length (lG) |
|Normal ||65 - 74cm |
|Long ||75 - 84cm |
Who Can Use the Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Tights?
The Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Tights are perfect for women who want attractive, discreet compression tights that doesn't interfere with their style. The partially sheer design of these tights makes it suitable for professional, casual or special occasion wear.
The tights are suitable for the following conditions and uses:
- Management of early stages of chronic venous disease
- Mild lymphoedema
- Mild lipoedema
- Varicose veins
- Pre- and post-vein treatment with minimal oedema
- Travel or flight use
What Makes the Style Semitransparent Tights Different?
- Semitransparent design is perfect for women who want discreet and fashionable compression tights
- Double-covered inlaid yarns make the tights comfortable and allow the tights to glide on and off
- Designed to be gentle on the skin with a latex-free construction to reduce the likelihood of allergic reactions
- Breathable design prevents build up of moisture for better comfort and hygiene
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How Do the Sigvaris Tights Work?
Conditions such as lymphoedema can be occur when blood does not flow from your extremities as freely as it should. To combat this, Sigvaris Compression Tights apply graded compression to your legs, which helps to encourage the flow of blood from your feet and legs.
What Colour Are These Tights?
These tights are supplied in the colour Black, which is dark yet sheer. This versatile colour can be matched with anything from business attire to casual wear.
Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Compression Tights are available in the following colours:
- Black (This product)
To shop the various colours, please see our full range of Sigvaris Style Semitransparent Stockings.
How Easy Are These Tights to Put On?
By their nature, compression tights can be a little difficult to put on. However the double-covered inlaid yarns used in the Sigvaris Style Tights allow them to glide on and off with ease.
What Is the Benefit Of Open Toe Tights?
You may prefer wearing open toe compression tights if you want to avoid excess pressure in your toes. They are also more suitable for wearing open toe shoes and for use in hot weather as they improve air flow to and from your feet.
Which Level of Compression Do I Need?
These stockings have a compression level of RAL Class 1, which equates to 18 - 21mmHg of pressure. This is a light to moderate level of compression and may not be suited for more severe conditions. If you are unsure of which level of compression you require, we strongly suggest referring to a medical professional.
What Materials Are the Tights Made From?
- Polyamide (61%)
- Elastane (39%)
Please note that this may differ slightly for different styles and compression classes. All Style Semitransparent Tights do NOT feature any latex, making them suitable for latex-allergy sufferers.
|Size ||Normal ||Long |
|XX-Small (Standard) ||54246 ||54247 |
|XX-Small (Plus) ||66743 ||66744 |
|Extra Small (Standard) ||35762 ||35763 |
|Extra Small (Plus) ||35774 ||35775 |
|Small (Standard) ||35765 ||35766 |
|Small (Plus) ||35777 ||35778 |
|Medium (Standard) ||35768 ||35769 |
|Medium (Plus) ||35780 ||35781 |
|Large (Standard) ||35771 ||35772 |
|Large (Plus) ||35783 ||35784 |
|Extra Large (Standard) ||55860 ||55861 |
|Extra Large (Plus) ||66745 ||66746 |