The fashion crowd *lives* for an off-kilter moment. Chunky sneakers, shoulder pads, micro-size cat-eye sunglasses—pretty much anything unexpectedly cool that might elicit a double-take, we often gravitate toward. That’s why it’s unsurprising that socks and loafers are a fashion combination that just won’t quit. Not for the sake of being unusual, of course, but because the two accessories often drum up creative matches that elevate an outfit.
With winter in full effect, you’ve probably worn your fair share of tights and subsequently grown tired of hosiery. So, it’s the perfect time to start experimenting with some socks and loafers combinations to push the reset button on your cold-weather style. And the best part? This duo translates seamlessly into spring. Continue ahead to see our favorite pairings of the moment.