Houndstooth and argyle, for years relegated to the country club, are coming back into the world of fashion – or at least according to some of the designers at Paris Fashion Week!

Alexander McQueen sent his models down the runway covered head-to-toe with a bold, graphic houndstooth print:


Other designers showed argyle tights and socks, adding a touch of preppy flair to their collections.

If you want to add some houndstooth to your fashion accessory collection, check out these cute little retro anklet socks from Sock Dreams:


If you’d prefer a little more edge to your preppy style, these over-the-knee argyle socks will add a dash of sex appeal to your outfit:


model photo: Newscom, sock photos: Sock Dreams