A businessman who goes by the name of ‘Mr D’ spends up to £200 a month on dirty socks as part of his foot-fetish.
The 33-year-old Hull admits to messaging women online and offers substantial sums of money for the right pair.
As well as socks Mr D is also partial to tights but pleads that he is a “normal guy really” and there’s “nothing seedy about it”.
For the right pair of socks he will pay up to £60 or £70 for “special people” or celebrities but generally he buys in bundles with four or five individual socks costing £40, reports Hull Live.
Payment is made to the sock owners through PayPal although he also pays around £30 for videos of people’s feet.
The socks must be owned and worn by women aged between 21 to 38 years old and if he finds them attractive he knows that they will have “elegant feet”.
The businessman admits that he is doing it “purely to satisfy his kinks” but is speaking openly about the fetish to help diminish the negative connotations.
Explaining what he does with the socks the salesman said: “I am just doing it to purely satisfy my kink on the side. Well obviously I won’t tell you the… you know what part.
“But usually just like to smell them, put them in my mouth for taste. I keep them and go back to them as and when I please.
“I just think I’m attracted to feet as a whole really. Just find them really elegant and sexy! Obviously it doesn’t just come down to that with a woman but it certainly helps.
“I like socks and tights – people usually wear them for a couple of days and then sends. Some go to the gym in them or go for a run. It’s completely up to them how they do it.
“I also buy pornographic foot pics and videos, as I like the toes and soles, but socks is also a good part of it for me.”
Mr D explains that there is a sub-culture on social media that caters for people with foot fetishes but also comes across random people that he messages.
“You’d be surprised to hear that I have even had minor celebrities get involved too.
“It is always done with respect and there is no pressure put on those involved. I’d say it is a fairly successful rate. Most do say yes. You just have to know the places to go for it!”
He added: “I think the attitude towards foot fetishes aren’t very fair. There’s a lot worse things people could be doing and if two people are willing and consenting to indulge in it then I don’t see a problem.
“I think a lot of people online approach it in a way that gives a bad vibe. If I approach someone I try to be respectful and as honest as I can.”
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