It’s been drilled into our heads for ions: Socks have no place being paired with heels. But this is one fashion rule designed to be broken, especially in chillier months. Actually, the whole socks and sandals thing has been experiencing a resurgence since they were sent stomping down the Fall 2014 runways. Even though you now have been granted permission to slip on socks before stepping out in your favorite footwear, not every sock fits every shoe. For the dos and don’ts of how to style socks and sandals this winter, scroll through the slideshow above.
As passionate about feminism as she is about fashion, Morgan C. Schimminger spends much of her time writing and editing pieces on everything from celebrity style to the fight to keep funding for Planned Parenthood. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California at Berkeley and a master’s degree in publishing from Rosemont College. Morgan has contributed to a variety of publications, including StyleBakery, Uptown, metro.pop and Sister 2 Sister. Every week for theFashionSpot, she profiles the Top 10 Best Dressed Celebs and provides a daily dose of stylish stars via Look of the Day.