We’ve already told you about all the different types of stylish tights you need this fall
, but as we are sure you know, nylon tights have a rather short shelf life. You might snag them with a nail, accidentally rip them with a boot zipper, or just get one of those annoying, random runs. But thanks to this fabulous tip from Refinery29
, you can also re-use your tights as hair elastics
. Just cut them up horizontally and you’ll never need to hit the drugstore for hair ties again. In addition to saving money, you’re also saving your strands - the smooth texture of nylons ensures there will be no snagging and catching of hair!