A well-turned ankle turns the eye. You can learn a lot about a man when he is wearing a well-considered sock with a beautiful shoe. Style legend, Gianni Agnelli was a great case in point. Essential Tip: Always opt for 3/4 length socks if possible. You should always avoid the gap that occurs when you are sat down (especially with legs crossed) and wearing shorter socks. It reveals those dreaded, few inches of hairy calf that are neither gentlemanly or becoming!