Say hello to the coolest combo in town – the sock and heel. Although this partnership might not immediately spring to mind when you think of the perfect sartorial pairing, we’re going to show you just how chic this union can be.   

Whether you’re not quite ready to pack away your open-toed sandals for winter or just want to wear your favourite heels in a different way, this is the trend for you. Hot off the fashion week streets, bloggers and fashion editors everywhere can’t get enough of the sock and shoe combo. Stylish and oh-so-comfy, what’s not to love?

Grey Area

If you are unsure, the easiest way to dip your toe into the trend is with a classic grey sock. Looking just as stylish with strappy sandals or court shoes, in pretty much any colour, we guarantee you’ll soon be hooked. Look out for grey socks with frills for added interest.

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Grey Area

 

Get the look: Left to right – Faith tan court shoesIris and Edie socksDorothy Perkins pointed shoeCarvela Kurt Geiger yellow sandals

Weird & Wonderful

For those feeling a little more adventurous and daring, there are plenty of playful ways to work the socks with heels trend. Be creative and create quirky pairings you never would have thought of before – from glitter to polka dot to sporty, anything goes.

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Weird & Wonderful

Get the look: Left to right – Quiz nude spot ankle socksMarty coral leather sandal, Nike socksRJR. John Rocha black leather sandalsDebenhams spotted socksCarvela Kurt Geiger purple court shoes

Print Clash

For an alternative take on the trend, mix and match prints for a fearlessly fashion-forward ensemble that’s sure to grab attention, in the best possible way.

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Print Clash

Get the look: Left to right – Debenhams stripes and hearts socksRavel sandals

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 (All images courtesy of pinterest.com)