Snow is flying, wind is blowing. Sounding pretty ferocious out there...
Time for a sock, or how about Barbara Coley's amputee sock!
I'm using Indulgence Distrato Merino Wool, a soft, warm and easy care washable sock yarn in 013 white/grey colourway, size 6 US needles. With a generous 426 yards, there's enough for two pairs of socks/covers.
What to use for a stretchy thigh band? Jeny's Stretchy Slipknot Cast-On, by Jeny Staiman:
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.