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Custom Christmas Socks Make The Perfect Stocking Stuffer

It’s hard enough buying Christmas gifts for your friends and family. Shopping for your team should be simple! Branded custom Christmas socks are an easy and creative gift idea that will be sure to get your team in the Christmas…

Three of The Best Trade Show Giveaways

Have you been thinking about how to improve your trade show brand awareness game? Then you’re in the right place! Trade shows are an effective way to get in front of new customers and grow your business. So, if you’re…

How To Make A Great Woven Custom Sock

As the lead Designer at Sockrates Custom, one of the most common questions we get asked is “Will my logo work on a custom sock?”. That is a great question and one that the design team and I work on…

Five Of Our Most Asked Custom Socks Related Questions

As you can imagine, we get all sorts of questions about custom socks throughout the year. Most are related to a person’s order or a question about us and our service. Here are five of our most asked questions and…
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Why Sockrates Custom Socks ROCK

Many companies make socks but there is only one custom Sockrates sock on the market.   We pride ourselves on the speed with which we deliver the custom socks you order and the features of the socks that we produce.   …

The Roadmap Behind Our Custom Socks Experience

Over the last year, we had built a number of resources to help our customers get the most out of their custom sock experience with us. Since we’re close to the end of the year, this seems like a good…

5 Steps to a Perfect Custom Sock Project

We have worked on and developed a process to make it easy on our clients to get fresh, creative custom socks in their hands.   Our process is simple; reach out, send us your logo and colors and we’ll send…
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A Day in the Life of a Chief Socktologist

The life of a Chief Socktologist is both exciting and challenging at the same time. There is no defined career path or formal training for a Socktologist, so you must learn as you go.  In the three years that I’ve…
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It’s All About The Sock Style

So, you’re sitting at your desk (or wherever that may be these days) and you’ve spent hours upon hours Googling new branded gifts and giveaway ideas. You’re stuck. You want to wow people but you also don’t want to send…

Win By Giving the Gift Of Comfort and Style

There comes a time in your business when you want to show people your appreciation but it can be difficult and time-consuming to come up with the perfect way to say thank you or to show that you care. You…

From Socks to Masks and Back Again

In December 2019, when we first began to hear the murmurings of a lethal strain of a virus rearing its head on the Asian continent. Like the times before, we felt concerned over the news of a deadly pathogen that…

Design Your Own Custom Sock

If you’ve had a look around our website or heard about us from a friend or colleague, you know we talk about our easy, free design process in consultation with real artists. This is one of our distinguishing factors because…

Build Awareness And Fundraise With Custom Socks

Running a not-for-profit is different in many ways when compared to a for-profit business but one thing they have in common is the need to promote a brand. While a not-for-profit is often seen differently, branding is a major component…

Custom Branded Socks For Marketing

Something everyone can relate to is getting dressed in the morning. As you choose your garments for the day a likely part of your choices are your socks. We don’t think about it too much but the last thing you…

How They Are Made – Spinning Your Vision into a Custom Sock

There’s a famous television show called How it’s Made, if you’ve ever sat down to an episode you know there’s something so interesting about seeing how a product you use every day is manufactured. You’d think making socks is a…

More Than Just A Sock Factory

The history of socks is quite interesting. Some of the world’s best socks are still manufactured in the small towns where socks originated. As Socktologists, we couldn’t just manufacture our custom socks anywhere. We wanted our socks to be produced…

What Socks Should I Use And When?

From fabric to performance, we have the low down on which socks to wear and when.  Socks are available in many different colours and fabrics making them the perfect accessory for any outfit. After a decade of making socks, we…

We Really Deliver When it Comes to Your Custom Socks!

People always ask us how it’s possible to deliver your custom sock order so quickly. It’s a great question because our 7 day turnaround is not the industry standard. Most companies deliver orders at around the 30 day mark, some…