Socks are one of those articles of clothing that we all kind of take for granted. Almost everyone wears them from little infants to the eldest of us all. They can be used to help people with issues with their bodies in the form of those made for people with diabetes or even those what provide compression on the legs to increase the blood flow to the rest of the body. These items have been developed to not only have the normal qualities that we all know and love, but to also provide other useful and very helpful qualities.
Socks are great for any occasion except maybe with sandals, but that is for other people to debate. The ancient inventor of these articles of clothing really knew what they were doing. There have been many advances in their creation since the beginning, but the actual purpose of socks has been fairly constant.