While some people like to buy individual pairs with Santa Claus, reindeer, or holiday phrases inscribed on them, others may want to be a bit more daring and wear items that play music or have extra fixings to mimic a character.
Children and newborns may join in the fun as well, as there is a wide selection of Christmas-themed baby socks that will look wonderful on your little one.
Christmas slipper socks are ideal for people who want to keep their feet toasty while celebrating December 25 at home.
Chengzi’s Christmas Newborn Baby Step Socks are the best Christmas socks for infants.
(AD) CHENGZI Christmas Newborn Baby Step Slipper Socks for Boys and Girls, £10.79 from Amazon – buy here
Dressing up babies for Christmas is usually a good time and will put a smile on everyone’s face.
These adorable socks with 3D Santa Claus faces on them are anti-slip, making them suitable for crawling toddlers.
Best cosy Christmas socks: TeddyT’s Women’s Fluffy Thermal Novelty Christmas Slippers
(AD) Women’s Fluffy Thermal Novelty Festive Christmas Slippers, £9.99 from Amazon – buy here
Slipper socks are a terrific way to stay toasty when relaxing around the home, especially during the holidays.
This Christmas pair has a snowman on the front of the foot and fleece inside to keep your toes warm.
Best Christmas slipper socks: ASOS Design Slipper Socks
ASOS Design Slipper Sock with 3D Christmas Tree Design, £8 from Asos – buy here
Slipper Socks by ASOS Design are perfect for lazy days spent lounging by the fire, eating your bodyweight in roast potatoes, and simply doing nothing.
These socks have a colorful Christmas tree design and grip around the bottom so you don’t slip and slide all over the place.
The design is 3D, with fuzzy triangles animating the Christmas tree. We adore.
Best Christmas socks for dog lovers: Personalised Christmas Socks For Dog Lovers
Personalised Christmas Socks For Dog Lovers, £15 from NotOnTheHighstreet – buy here
We all know someone who is little crazy with dogs, and these Personalised Christmas Socks are the ideal festive gift for them.
You can personalize the socks for £15, and they arrive in a ‘Snuggly Socks’ gift box.
Oh, and you get to select the breed of dog that appears on the socks, so the socks may also be a dedication to their pet. Aww.
Best value-for-money Christmas socks: 4 Pack Multicoloured Christmas Glitter Socks
4 Pack Multicoloured Christmas Glitter Socks, £7.99 from New Look – buy here
Does it get much more festive than New Look’s 4 Pack Multicolored Christmas Glitter Socks, which arrive in a Christmas cracker?
These socks, each with a distinct Christmas print, are manufactured from a soft cotton mix for all-day comfort.
Whether you want to give them as a secret Santa present or treat yourself to get into the holiday season, they are a winner for less than £8.
Best slogan Christmas socks: 5 Pack Navy Grey and Burgundy Christmas Socks
New Look sells 5 pack navy grey and burgundy Christmas socks for £9.99 – buy here
If the idea of Reinbeers and uttering ‘All Good in the Pud’ makes you laugh, then this is the one for you.
This five-pack of navy, grey, and burgundy socks will make your family and friends laugh this Christmas for less than ten pounds.
What is Christmas if not to promote joy?