I'm only five foot tall and a little on the ... ahem ... curvaceous side, so over the knee socks on me don't really work. Plus there's the whole thing about me being nearly 40 - the phrase 'mutton dressed as lamb' comes to mind. I find this enormously upsetting, I'd love to rock out the whole short skirt with over the knee socks thing - it's just so adorable. And speaking of adorable, look at these:
The little bow just tops them off beautifully. US$8.00 from Sock Dreams, who have some of the cutest socks ever!