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Posted: December 11, 2017

Flip-flop socks are taking the internet by storm

Flip-flops (stock photo). (Photo credit: jdurham via
jdurham via
Flip-flops (stock photo). (Photo credit: jdurham via


By Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

Still wearing flip-flops even as temperatures take a dive? Apparently, you're not alone.

According to WTVT, a new trend is sweeping online stores – flip-flop socks.

Etsy seller Sophia Vernava of Sew Darn Comfy said her handmade version of the socks, which leave the heel and toes exposed, are flying off the virtual shelves.

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"I can't keep them in my shop. I list them, and in a few days they are snatched up," she told WTVT, adding that the socks are popular with dancers and people who do yoga and Pilates.

If you want to add a pair to your wardrobe, similar items are available from other Etsy shopsAmazon and eBay.

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