With what to wear them?
The ideal is to associate them on a bare leg and unobstructed as a dress or a midi skirt, otherwise the sock has more interest. As for the style, you can opt for a vintage-inspired piece to accentuate their retro spirit, or on the contrary, play the contrasts with a graphic and modern garment for an offbeat look. Side shoe, they can be closed type richelieu heels or sabots revisited as at Prada. Or open with flanged sandals for a more summery look. The important thing is to choose original socks to bring a touch of retro fantasy to your figure.
Why do we like?
Combine socks + summer is risk to summon the image not very rewarding camper socks in his flip flops. In reality, the reference to the past saves everything: those 40s slipped into platform sandals, the white socks of the 50s … It’s also a game of attitude, to make sexy with something that is not . “The erotic charge by the absurd,” says Laurent Cotta, curator at the Palais Galliera. The socks are also the dissonance of the silhouette, its exclamation point. As women wear more and more interchangeable basics, they give singularity and shift to their look. “A little the role of the tie for men, the spicy note” continues Laurent Cotta.