Thigh-high sock tips for winter

Published: 20th September 2010

Thigh-high sock tips for winter
As summer recedes into the memory and women start to cover up their legs to stay warm, there is at least one option that means short skirts can be comfortably worn in winter while staying at the height of fashion, it is claimed.

Over the knee socks are at their best when worn on petite and slim women as they can give the appearance of being taller, explains Lokemun Magar on

"If you are short and have thick thighs, it is often advisable to wear your socks cut just at or just above, the knee and wear them with shorter skirts, pants or shorts to give an elongated look," she writes.

Writing in the Guardian recently, Laura Barnett explained that the appearance of tights and leggings is a sure sign that winter is on the way.

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