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The top seller at Sony Plaza in May, Stay Fit stockings are now sold at shops and major department stores across the country, and are listed as one of the hit items this year. Japanese women have long been attached to nylon pantyhose, wearing them even during the hot and humid summer months. Sales are expected to increase even further as the mercury drops. Although they have long promoted nylons with roll-resistant elastics, they are now importing silicone from Taiwan for their new Garter Stockings yen. This season they are selling winter-weight stockings in 18 colors foryen. With their sales hit hard by the popularity of Stay Fit, Wacoal has fought back with their ST stockings in two varieties, one held up with rubber elastics and the other with classic garter belts. Fashion is going frivolous, she says, leaving behind the minimalism of the last few years.