I actually never understood this, because I find the composition convenient. But I know I would get all kinds of verbal and physical harassment for it, because people are just dogmatic and evil sometimes.
Why do people hate you and want to murder you for wearing socks with sandals?
What Girls Said 3
ITS A FREAKING CRIME. THE FASHION POLICE SHOULD CUFF YOU RIGHT THEN AND THERE.0
What Guys Said 6
I think the big sin is
Because they look terrible and idiotic.
In fact, I don't wear sandles at all. I think flip flops look much nicer and more casual for that sort of style. But never with socks1
I don't really know, but it does look weird. I think that he general idea is that socks were made to be put in shoes or boots, and if you are wearing sandals you should go barefoot.
Too each their own0
Personally I've always thought of it as something only people do and so I use it for jokes in that way. I think it looks kinda lame and I'd poke fun at you in a friendly way but otherwise do it up mang. Rock that S&S combo.0
EWWWWW that is such a British thing to do.0