Apologies if this is in the wrong place, but can't find anywhere else to put it

Do ladies still wear tights? I'm in my 60's and haven't all summer. I wear them in the winter, but are never comfortable in them and as I wear calf or ankles length skirts, only my ankles are seen. In the chilly mid winter days, I wear trousers and socks. I've noticed that most people now just self tan their legs. I'm not keen on those knee high tights because they tend to cut into the leg and as an ex nurse I'm thinking DVT