23/06/2011 15:14 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Are The Middleton Sisters Responsible For Rise In Sales Of Nude Tights?

Kate and Pippa Middleton love their nude tights Would you? Photos:PA/ELIOT/

We already know that the high street clothing seen on either Middleton sister sell out within minutes of being identified - but could Pippa and Kate now be responsible for the resurgence of a somewhat un-stylish trend?

Our guest writer Jean Hannah Edelstein picked up on it a couple of weeks ago, citing it as the reason that the Middleton sisters would "never be style icons." We're of course, talking about their penchant for flesh-coloured hosiery...

They've long been champions of the nude tight, but most recently, the Duchess of Cambridge donned some almost-invisible tights during her recent trip to the Epsom Derby, while Pippa was seen wearing a high-shine pair for a night out in Paris last month.

According to the Telegraph, sales in nude tights have reportedly shot up by 85Poll-65658VIRTUAL-Gallery-123122%

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