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bobby socks

female short socks that epitomized 1940s teen fashion. [Am. Cult.: Misc.]
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roll up your jeans, put on your bobby socks, sweaters, scarves, poodle skirts, leather jackets and shades and boogie on down .
So many girls wore white rolled anklets called bobby socks that they became known as "bobby-soxers.
Measuring 35 feet long, 17 feet high and 18 feet wide, the float will depict a Bob's Big Boy drive-in, and bear dignitaries sporting pleated skirts, bobby socks and other '50s-era clothing.
The idea, I think, is for us to go all nostalgic and think of that wholesome era when bobby socks were whiter than white and food tasted like food.
50S WOMAN- poodle skirt, short-sleeved sweater, hair ribbon, bobby socks and shoes
It's fair to say that it has been a rather unusual life for the one time Thornhill Road resident, who will grace the boards with his new 50s and 60s inspired musical, Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans, at Halifax's Victoria Theatre on October 9.
DUST off your leathers, put on your bobby socks, and get your Pink Ladies jackets out as the talented cast of Gala Theatre Stage School bring the world's favourite musical, Grease to life this summer.
Hiding beneath the snack table, my sister and I spied on teenagers in ponytails, bobby socks, and D.
50) couldn't be more beguiling, so pull on your bobby socks, pick up your magic wand, and dive into a pretty, nostalgic rose-tinted world.
In the year 2000, we've tried on numerous looks from the past, from bobs to bobby socks, minis to maxis.
right, wears vintage dress, pounds 60, Antique Clothing Store; elastic belt (worn as headscarf), pounds 15, Blackout II; multistrand pearl choker, pounds 42, Agatha; bobby socks, pounds 3.