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The History of Socks

You might find it hard to believe, but socks are probably the oldest type of clothing that is still in use today. Socks have been around since the Stone Ages, long before the concept of trousers or t-shirts existed. Nowadays, it seems to be the most overlooked part of an outfit, sometimes because people don't know how to wear colourful socks. This may be the case today, but socks have had a pretty wild ride throughout history. They weren't always so easy to come by and, for a long time, they were worn only by nobility. At one point...

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