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Old Soles: What to Do with Old Socks

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Old Soles: What to Do with Old Socks

If you’re anything like us, you probably feel a deep sadness every time you have to throw away an orphaned, holey or stretched-out sock. Whether it was made of super-cozy materials or featured a pattern you loved, it’s hard to say goodbye to your fave foot warmers. As an answer to this conundrum, our sock fairies have dreamed up a ton of fun things you can do with old socks to keep them alive and well, prolonging their inevitable au revoir for just a little bit longer. Get Crafty: Turn Old Socks into Treasures Got a pile of old socks...

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The Secret Is Out: Here’s Why Socks Make the Best Secret Santa Gifts

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The Secret Is Out: Here’s Why Socks Make the Best Secret Santa Gifts

Got the dreaded annual secret Santa gift exchange invitation email? Dread no more, gifters! Because we’ve got everything you’ve ever wanted in a secret Santa gift. Spoiler alert — it’s socks! We sock fairies believe our wares are the gold standard of secret Santa gifts for a bunch of different reasons, but mainly the ones listed below. So, go ahead and stock up on stockings for the next time you’ve got to draw a recipient’s name out of a hat, and read on to learn why it’ll be the best decision you make this holiday season 1. They Suit Every...

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What Color Socks Should You Wear with Brown Shoes?

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What Color Socks Should You Wear with Brown Shoes?

As you can probably guess from our selection of men’s funky socks, we’re not the biggest fashion rule-followers here at The Sock Drawer. But that doesn’t mean we don’t know how to coordinate when coordination is called for! If you’re looking for some advice on how to style socks with your brown dress shoes, loafers or sneakers, we’ve got the 411 right here.  Oh, and in case you haven’t heard, plain socks are dead (rest in peace, old friends). The foot-covering trend du jour is fun, funky, patterned and totally out there. And yep, you bet we believe in patterned...

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Giving Tuesday: Sock Fairies Plan Donation to Mental Health Group

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Giving Tuesday: Sock Fairies Plan Donation to Mental Health Group

This year, The Sock Drawer team has a new reason to be excited for the busiest week of the holiday shopping season! We plan to donate 5% of all our proceeds on Giving Tuesday to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, or NAMI.  Giving Tuesday follows Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, started as a reminder of what the holiday season is all about: selfless charitable giving. This is The Sock Drawer’s first official year committing to a certain cause for the occasion, although mental health support has long been close to our hearts. We checked in with our queen...

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Put a Sock in It: Why Novelty Socks Make the Best Stocking Stuffers

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Put a Sock in It: Why Novelty Socks Make the Best Stocking Stuffers

Feeling stressed about this year’s stocking stuffer strategy? Well, amidst all the gift guides, the door-busters and the brainstorming sessions, we’re here to provide you with some relief. We give you, ladies and gentlemen, the perfect stocking stuffer: A PAIR OF SOCKS.  The sock fairies are here to go into detail about exactly why novelty socks make the world’s best holiday gifts in the hopes that you’ll be able to check “stocking stuffers” off that ever-growing Christmas to-do list ... and maybe even have a little bit of fun while you’re at it! Um, It’s Brilliant: Obviously! Any recipient with...

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