“I am NOT wearing white socks. Louise says they are ‘powder’ blue @louiseminchin @BBCBreakfast.”
He shared an image of his socks that matched nicely with his dark blue suit and shoes, keeping the colour co-ordination at bay.
Fans weighed in on the debate, with one joking: “Thank the lord. I nearly choked on my tea this morning. Could not believe you had white socks on. Could not cope so had to switch off.”
Another had a tip for the host: Very dull sockage Mr Walker – u definitely need to check out Oddballs – would brighten your ankles beyond belief.”(sic)
A third complimented: “Very fetching!”