Whether they evoke memories of your childhood uniform or a scene straight out of a Gossip Girl episode, white socks are – and somehow will always remain – a wardrobe staple. They’re no longer just reserved for locker rooms and bad 80s flashbacks, so it’s time to wipe away any prejudices you may have and pair them with your favorite footwear, be it flats or heels.
Discover three great style updates in Savoir Flair’s roundup below, courtesy of the humble white socks, before scoring the perfect pair for yourself.
The Parisian Look
Retro-chic with an air of class, this look requires a high-quality pair of white socks and works perfectly with loafers or Mary Janes.
The Sexy-Heel-With-a-Twist Look
Whether you’re already bored of your favorite heels or just want to tone down their sexiness for the day, a great pair of white socks will do just the trick.
The White-Out Sneaker Look
White sneakers were the most popular footwear option a few months ago, so bring your favorite pair back to life by adding perfectly white socks – and pull them up as high as they will go.