i'm not quite sure why baseball players wear stirrups, but it makes complete sense why a yogi would rock strappy versions of a sock. you see, we need need the grip of our tooties and our bare heels as we get grounded in postures, but sometimes our ankles can get chilly. i find stirrup socks even better than legwarmers because they stay put better and keep more of my foot (not just my leg) warm. here are a few fun and noteworthy ones i stumbled upon:
on sale for $26.60 from shopstyle.com (reg. $38.00)
get the pattern for $7.50 and making knitting your post yoga class meditation.
on sale for $9.95 at dsw.com (reg. $12.00).