Sneakers will forever be our first love but solid socks are the first step to cozy success. Brands like Uniqlo and Stance have supplied us with selects to pair with our kicks but sometimes you need to take it up a level. Luxury logos and accents peeking right above your shoes are a delightful detail that only the fashion-savvy could appreciate.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite luxury brands that make premium footies to slip into your shoes. The socks below are perfect for those who want to dip their toes into the world of high fashion.
Alexander McQueen’s crew socks have a cute peacock feather detail that only true loyalists would recognize. The McQueen tag is placed along the bottom as a cute addition for the wearer to enjoy. You can pick up these Italian-crafted socks for $80 USD at Neiman Marcus.
Balenciaga’s sock-like Speed Trainers are at the top of our essentials list so it’s no surprise that its socks make an appearance. The Balenciaga tag is placed right along the upper’s center so all can see the white lettering juxtaposed against a hot pink base. Pair these socks with a subtle shoe to add a bit of flair to your look. Head to Farfetch now to cop this pair of fuchsia footies retailing for $95 USD.
Dolce & Gabbana’s embroidered socks provide all the drama needed in a basic look. The socks are crafted from a grey wool that is adorned with coin and logo detailing that is sure to attract stares. This pair gives off a custom feel that can’t be replaced. At a $595 USD price, consider these footies a style investment.
Givenchy’s calf-high logo socks are a pink dream. These ribbed beauties are outfitted with an elastic opening for easy on-off access. Its design is perfect for the sporty girls who like a feminine touch. For $290 USD, this pair can enhance your millennial pink collection.
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The appeal of Gucci’s cross-linked logo is undeniable. The Italian luxury house nods to the streetwear community with its GG Supreme socks. The pink iteration holds gold metallic fibers weaved throughout its rosy form. A knee-high length ensure that no one will miss you as you walk by. Pick up this footwear companion for $145 USD at Farfetch.
Karl Lagerfeld is practically fashion royalty. The German designer recently launched a full apparel and footwear collaboration with Vans that was well-received by streetwear lovers for its simple yet impactful design. His lurex socks feature a cartoon image of his face which in our eyes is far from irreverent. Pick this piece up now for $39 USD and be prepare to be asked ”Who’s that?” often.
Japanese label KENZO is renown for its bold and bright fashions that shake the industry each season. Its socks are subtle but noticeable due to the famed tiger logo outlined in white against a black base. For $30 USD you can elevate your sock game and boost your profile.
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