Here’s How to Wear Socks and Loafers (and Not Look Like You’re Back in School)

If you’d told me last year that I’d be Googling “fishnet ankle socks”, I would’ve laughed in your face. Fast-forward to right now, and my browser history tells a very different story. Loafers (particularly the Gucci variety) will be the only shoes to wear in autumn. The recent fashion month street-style circuit saw more people in flats than it did in heels, and if they’re editor and blogger-approved, then you already know we’re jumping on board. If you’re looking for a new way to wear your loafers (or break them in), the answer lies in mini-sockettes. Opt for sheer, mesh, lace, or fishnet to soften the look, and they'll also ensure you don’t feel like you’ve stepped back into second grade.

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Lucy Williams

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On Williams: Gucci Jourdaan Leather Loafer ($815).

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