You could go without socks, but hot shoes and sweaty feet can make for a gross situation. Will you look like a stereotypical tourist or like you belong on The Magic School Bus? We say yes to socks and shorts. Socks are where you can experiment the most with your style with the least amount of risk.
TODAY does have affiliate relationships with various online retailers. So, while every product is independently selected, if you buy something through our links, we may get a small share of the revenue. Today, the world of socks is almost as extensive as the world of shoes. Hybrid socks serve ultraspecific needs for ultraspecific shoes. Some socks stay hidden while others make statements.
In your time delving into the depths of sock obsession, you may have noticed that fun socks come in lots of different lengths, and the terminology can get a little confusing. It seems that no two brands use the same vocabulary to talk about their sock heights. Well fear not! Use this definitive guide to help you understand all the varying lengths. You may find that some of these terms are used interchangeably by different brands, but we hope this breakdown helps!