Tights or leggings? Opaque or patterned? Black and white or technicolor?

When it comes to legwear, the options are seemingly endless. But whether you choose to use them as a way to ground a wild ensemble or make a serious statement, one thing's for certain, this fall is all about legs:



1. The Double-Take: DKNY Color Block Tights, $20: Add Chanel-inspired flare to your LBD with this bold pair.

2. The Luxe: Wolford Velvet de Luxe 66 Tights, $42: Because it's time to upgrade from disposable drugstore tights.

3. The Ornate: Cervin Vine-Topped Fishnets, $38: Day or night, this intricate pair exudes ladylike sex appeal.

4. The Rainbow: American Apparel Opaque Pantyhose, $14: Give your gams a dose of (any) color under the sun.

5. The Rocker: Helmut Lang Leather-Trimmed Leggings, $460: Pair these edgy leggings with a baggy tee for an au courant look.

6. The Jegging: Vince Denim Scrunch Ankle Legging, $195: Think of them as a fashion-forward alternative to your favorite tattered jeans.

7. The Wild Card: J. Crew Solid Anklet 3-Pack, $24.50: There's no better time to rock the socks-with-heels trend that's been sweeping the runways.