Usually when people get socks as Christmas or birthday gifts, it is not too exciting. These days, socks are becoming more popular and trendy. People are wearing knee highs and thigh highs when they have skirts or shorts on. The socks add some pizzazz to any outfit. They can even be worn over stockings for warmth in the winter. Besides just for females, socks are appearing more in men’s fashion. Whether it is for sports or suits, men are starting to show off their socks instead of hiding them.