The tights are now placed over molds in the shape of women’s legs and heated steam is used to give them the right shape. Specific temperatures and process lengths must be observed. The simultaneous heat treatment also makes the tights¬† better able to withstand snagging and other types of damage.

Similarly, socks are shaped during this step and so receive their final appearance. However, the process for socks requires a significantly higher number of parameters because of the range of different materials used during their production.

Capacity :

  • Tights and socks: 57000 pairs per day