Huge baggy socks that droop over the wearer's calves. They are so loose, in fact, that keeping them up requires a special kind of glue
only sold at loose socks shops. Loose socks are a famous piece of Japanese schoolgirl
fashion, following closely on the heels of tiny cellular phone
s and sticker machine
s. In Japanese, they are called rûsu sokkusu
... just say "loose socks" with a really bad Japanese accent, and you should be able to approximate the pronunciation.
Why loose socks are popular remains a mystery, but in America they have become something of a fetish item, and sell for ridiculous prices on the internet.