Many guys are accustomed to going sockless in warm weather; some even being daredevils and dressing with their bare ankles exposed to frigid temperatures. Style guides, GQ especially, often endorse this particular whim.
But even with the continuing trend for bare ankles, there still remains proper, breathable hosiery to cover up with and show some style. The option to show creativity through socks even when it’s a bit steamy outside will always remain.
Here are some of my favorites from this spring season. You can even wear double monks with them. — ROBERT I. BROWN
Allen Edmunds, Khaki Casual Rib Socks, $19.50:
Ben Silver, Sea Island Cotton Socks, $34:
J. Crew, Anchor-Stripe Socks, $12.50:
Ralph Lauren, Tennis Racket Socks, $9: