Exhibit A (below): New York Times T Style Magazine:
Exhibit B (below): Stam in some spread (Italian Vogue, maybe? I don't know):
Exhibit C (below): Chloe Sevigny for Opening Ceremony:
So this means that we're supposed to be wearing socks (with bare legs and cute shoes) now?
I'm not sure how I feel about this, but I think my generalization is going to be that if they're Prada socks (as in exhibit B), I'll let it slide. Otherwise, save it for middle school.