Sock and stockings may be thought as portion and package of underclothes. By definition, underwear are apparel that is donned close to the body for reinforcement and protective covering. With this in mind, we can tell that socks and stockings belong to this category as they reinforcement and protect our feet daily. So what else come they have in common? Let us take a look at their similarities.
For protective cover and support: Underwear like brassieres, girdles, panties, briefs, and jock straps support the body and crotch and also adds protection to our body from factors like dust, sweat and cold. Besides, socks and stockings protect and support our feet from everyday walking and standing. Our feet takes the most banging as it supports our weight. With inappropriate and uncomfortable socks, we could have blisters and get callous in the long run. Besides, wearing socks and stockings prevents foot smells.