The Sandal Look You Used to Hate Is Officially Cool

Combining socks and sandals is a move that stirs up strong feelings. Your dad loves the look, your mom not so much, and as for Wikipedia, the site says the combination "is sometimes considered a fashion faux pas" (yes, socks and sandals really has its own Wikipedia page).

But doubters take note, H&M is fully endorsing the look for summer. The fast-fashion brand is offering up three takes on the look to try for the coming season, and honestly, they're really, really good. Yes, it's finally time to take a page from dad's book and give this combination a try. Below are three fashion-forward ways to wear this polarizing pairing!