The art of going without socks explained by guest contributor, F.E. Castleberry.
As gentlemen, we adhere to a basic uniform. And why shouldn’t we? Our adolescence is inundated with uniformed institutions: prep school, team sports, part-time jobs, church. It’s only a matter of time before we push against those very foundations erected to mold us into men. While some act out in the face of authority figures, on fellow classmates, or by skipping class altogether, others opt for a more passive-aggressive rebellion—that of the sartorial kind. They toy with the details of the very uniform itself, such as the frivolous sock—ditching them altogether. ... Read the full story »