I love the look of long socks coming up just past a pair of fabulous high leather boots. The knit cloth contrasts with shiny (or distressed) leather and creates a textured, urban compliment. My favorite place to stock up on these fun pairs of long socks are off the shelves of Free People. They have a great selection of tall socks and leg warmers to choose from that are thin enough to slip perfectly into any boot:
My favorite star currently rocking this style:
P.S. Be on the lookout for ones like these if you're concerned about toe crunching!