Who Invented Socks?


Socks were invented as early as the 1st century A.D mostly known to be used by the people of the Roman Empire where they used to wrap their feet and ankles with cloths or leather which were worn to protect people from the cold.
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The history of socks goes all the way back to Roman times with the soccus. In the 8th century brightly colored socks were worn by Barbarians. You can find more info at: www.askandyaboutclothes.com
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