Just because you’re participating in sports, it doesn’t mean that you can’t look stylish. There is a fantastic range of sports fashions and accessories that help you to look good and perform well, and can even assist you when recovering from an injury. If you’re looking for the best sports socks, here is some advice on how to find and wear them. Continue reading
On 17th July 2015, Team GB faced France in a crucial quarter finals match on the path to determine the greatest tennis nation in the world.
The first of these matches was between GB’s James Ward and the inform Giles Simon, who previously had just reached the Wimbledon quarter finals.
Ward ranked 93rd behind Simon 11th needed some help, so decided to incorporate some flashy tennis socks into his uniform.
Stuck for ideas on what to get your husband or dad this father’s day.
Look no further and read on. This blog will identify socks for your specific man and make him an even happier father! Continue reading
This article is for anyone interested in getting wedding socks either from the wedded couple’s or a guest’s perspectives. Here we give you the reasons why they are a great gift and all the options to drape a wedding out in style.
Setting the Scene
“Going to get married…la la…” it’s going to be one of the most wonderful days of your life. Happiness, joy, smiles, laughter all around! Continue reading
Sunday March 15th should be an important date in your diary; a chance to show your mother your love and how important and appreciated she is.
Your mother has mostly likely, kindly brought you up, fed you, kept the family together, been the source of great love and generally been a wonderful person with unconditional love. This Sunday we should give back. Continue reading
Who knew that socks were so funny and play such an important role in entertaining our society?
Remarkably, funny socks have become so widespread, ranging from appearances on the stage to soothing people’s eardrums. This was too much fun for the National Health Service who decided to ban them. Continue reading
Love is in the air! Yes, “that day” is coming, the day where millions of people up and down the country prepare to show their special someone just how much they mean to them (for a day, at least!)
Whether you can’t get enough or Valentine’s Day or the thought of a formal day (another one) to recognise love makes you nauseous, there’s no denying that getting it right is Continue reading
Research tells us that Britain is becoming a more rational, less superstitious country, but when it comes to socks, you can throw all that out of the window. Otherwise markedly sensible people will tell you with real conviction that their socks breed, that they disappear, and even that they change colour (by which they don’t just mean a white sock ended up getting washed with red things). One thing they all agree on is that socks don’t like to stay in pairs. If you’re persecuted by such mischievous footwear, is there anything you can do to turn the situation around?
Christmas is a joyful time of year and its all the little touches which make the difference. We especially get excited during this period because the noble sock plays an essential role. One of them being stockings filled with toys bring happiness to young kids and often adults too.
The Origins of Christmas Stockings
The origins of Christmas stockings go back before Christ to the Norse god, Odin. This omnipotent figure was a muse for J.R.R. Tolkien’s Gandalf and you may already know one of his many sons – Thor the god of Thunder. As Christianity spread Odin’s story merged with that of St. Nicholas who threw bags of gold into a pious impoverished man’s house landing in stockings drying by the fire.
‘A relationship is not based on the length of time you spent together; it’s based on the foundation you built together.’
There’s a lot of sense in this and same applies to your favourite socks. Socks are not meant to last eternity but while your destinies are briefly entwined it’s important to wear them with style and rock the world. Knowing when to upgrade is a great skill. To help you know when it’s time to part ways we’ve created The Sock Journey. Continue reading