Hot socks! Crazy, colorful socks new fashion trend for menPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- One of the hottest trends hitting stores these days will knock your socks off.
It's the crazy sock trend - and men and women alike are rocking the look.
Socks are no longer just brown, black and boring. Today's socks feature eye-popping designs and bold colors. There's even a sock-of-the-month club out there for sock aficionados!
3TV's Scott Pasmore is a sock fan! He posts some of his favorite looks on twitter at @scottpasmoretv. Some of his looks will knock your socks off!
Lifestyle expert Valery Lodato says fun socks are all the rage at casual offices. And the socks don't even have to match. "Mis-matched socks are huge in the world of men's socks," says Lodato. "Kind of that extra little surprise when you cross you legs."
Dennis Rodman basketball socks are hot sellers. And World Cup socks have been selling like crazy. The more colorful, the better. You can find just about anything these days, including socks featuring people, places, animals and food.
"I think the companies are getting really good at knowing what's current," says Lodato.
Don't forget about the kids! Check out the Living Royal socks, which feature favorite foods like bacon, popcorn and potato chips. Youngsters will love the variety. "They take really realistic-looking food shots," Lodato says. "And they turn them into these socks for kids!"