Socks in the City

Whether adorned in doughnuts or displaying art, novelty socks are all the rage this fall.

By Lauren Bell | Photography by David Colwell - October 2016

Socks in the City

Whether adorned in doughnuts or displaying art, novelty socks are all the rage this fall.

By Lauren Bell | Photography by David Colwell - October 2016


Whether adorned in doughnuts or displaying your favorite work of art, novelty socks are all the rage this fall. Cozy up and let loose below the knee—chances are you’ll find a pair that speaks to you.

1. Sock It to Me Boston terrier socks ($9.99) at Ma Petite Shoe. 2. Blue Q Duchess of Sassytown socks ($10) at Trohv. 3. Stance Roulette socks ($12) at For Rent Shoes. 4. Sock It to Me Sea Captain socks ($9.99) at Ma Petite Shoe. 5. Free People Melbourne ivory combo speckled boot socks ($14) at South Moon Under. 6. Gallant & Beau polka dot socks ($14.99) at Angel Park. 7. Star Wars socks ($25) at The QG. 8. Video Game socks ($12) at Trohv 9. Socksmith doughnut knee-highs ($10) at Poppy and Stella. 10. Blue Q Sugar Monster socks ($10) at Trohv. 11. Sock It to Me Llama Drama purple sock ($9.99) at Ma Petite Shoe. 12. Stance Anyaviolet socks ($10) at For Rent Shoes.





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