The importance of socks in fashion has been somewhat debatable in previous years – the FashionBeans archives reinforce that fact. However, paying close attention to the finer details of an outfit is what helps take it to the next level.
Whether it is a flash of a couple of inches of material while riding to work on public transport or the highlight of your entire look, socks are a key accessory that modern gentlemen should be paying more attention to.
Stance is an American hosiery company that has had unparalleled success over the pond, producing multiple campaigns demonstrating their ability to create a pair of socks to be proud of, regardless of your age or profession. Today, we breakdown some of the brand’s current key styles.
The Stance ‘Boneless’ is an over the calf, football-style sock. These have become incredibly popular over recent years, particularly on the prep and skater scenes (or at least people who want to look like they can skate):
For a sophisticated aesthetic, the Stance ‘Florence’ crew sock is a more formal style that allows you to have it on show, if you so desire:
The brand announced a partnership with NBA player Dwyane Wade this week, which sees them produce a one off NBA themed collection of socks for sports enthusiasts:
Stance continue to prove that they are experts at what they do, and any contemporary gent should already realise how a good pair of socks will provide the perfect finishing touch to both casual and formal outfits.
With most pieces coming in around the $10 mark (approx £6.50), you can shop the collection over on the Stance website now.