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Fall’s Well That Ends Well

You might see “Back to School” signs hanging in stores and shudder. This is the end of summer. There were more hikes to be hiked, rivers to be paddled, and patios to be lounged upon!

But the end of summer is not something to be mourned. Instead, early fall is an opportunity for forging new paths, exploring your creative side, and indulging small comforts. This is what inspired our new fall sock release.

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We always loved going back to school. That new pencil smell, brand new binders, a fresh new start to a new year. It was a clean slate and everything was possible.

School isn’t the end of summer, it’s an exciting new beginning! You’re not going to be the same person by the end of the year.  Walk into it confidently knowing this campus is yours, and this knowledge is yours to be had. These amazing women are taking on the campus in STRETCH-IT Launch From Earth, Horsehead Nebula, and Women’s One Giant Leap.

Three women on stone steps with books in Sock It to Me socks: wide calf Launch From Earth, knee high Horsehead Nebula, and One Giant Leap crew socks.

If you aren’t headed back to a classroom this fall, the world is full of opportunities to quench your thirst for knowledge. The more you feed your curiosity, the hungrier it gets. The more you learn about the world around you, the more you know about yourself and can share it with the world!

Closeup of shoes and socks (Sock It to Me Space Craft crews) in front of library shelves full of books.That’s one reason we love our jobs; we’re constantly learning. The subject matter of our socks & underwear, how best to present it to you, even the technology to create the best-fitting and longest-lasting clothing—all of this requires learning. It’s not just on the job either, our love for knowledge goes with us everywhere (as you might have read in our Geek Pride Day blogs). And it really shows in our new fall socks: Space Craft, STRETCH-IT Joining Elements, and Cleo-catra!

Let Your Inquisitive Nature Run Wild

Adventure doesn’t stick to one season. Summer has no claim to spontaneity or once-in-a-lifetimes experiences. So, are you going to let a little drizzle get in your way? No. You’re a hardcore! You’re wild! Puddles were made to be splashed in. Paths are waiting to be made.

Three women hiking through the woods in Sock It to Me socks: Well-Quailified knee highs, Darling Starling knee highs, Encyclopedia Botanica knee highs.

We find that our creative energy gets recharged when we allow ourselves to wander through the woods, no matter the weather. Something about the untamed wild helps us get inspired by exploring the outer reaches of our imaginations. The new paths we create outside help us create new connections in our brain. Our new fall line was inspired by this and you can see the natural connection in Well-Quailified, Darling Starlings, and Encyclopedia Botanica.

Creature Comforts in the Fall

The best part of finishing a rainy hike, is getting comfy again. Getting into warm, dry clothes? Check!  Slurping on something warm? Check!  Grabbing beers with your hiking buddies? Check!

Closeup of man and woman touching shoes in front of a brick wall wearing Sock It to Me Coffee Break socks.

Even if you love fall hikes, watching the days get shorter can be tough. Goodbye seemingly endless days of summer sun, welcoming us outside like a warm hug! Now that warm hug can be rich, steamy coffee. Catch up over coffee dates with friends you haven’t seen for weeks. Maybe they’ve been busy traveling. Maybe you’ve been busy camping. Now you can both breathe for a minute and relax in Coffee Break.

Closeup of two women in a library wearing Sock It to Me knee highs: Booked for Meow and Spells Trouble.Earlier sunset means more time inside. So, grab a book, a blanket, and get a cat on that lap! There’s nowhere else we’d rather be—we’re Booked for Meow.

Whether it’s kids socks for back to school, crew socks to adventure in, or knee highs to indulge your comforts, embrace the season and be yourself.

And let’s not forget, with summer ending, that means Halloween is right around the corner!

Get to Know: Drink Me

Get to Know Drink Me

Careful, this drink won’t make you big or small, but it will make you Halloween ready!

 

SITM: Who do you look up to?

Drink Me: The mad scientists who created me in the lab and brought me to life!

SITM: What’s your superpower?

Drink Me: I can convince people to do things that are a bit bad for them, even if they know it.

SITM: What do you think customers will like most about you?

Drink Me: I’m there for them when they want to be naughty.

SITM: What is your life philosophy?

Drink Me: One woman’s sock is another man’s poison.

SITM: When you’re on a foot, where would you like to go?

Drink Me: The laboratory to mix up some more concoctions.

 

Pick your poison: women’s Drink Me, men’s Drink Me.

Get to Know: Sir Skeleton

Get to Know Sir Skeleton

You’re going to like Sir Skeleton, I can feel it in my bones.

 

SITM: Who do you look up to?

Skeleton: Those who know that Halloween may be celebrated one day a year, but it dances in our bones every season.

SITM: What’s your superpower?

Skeleton: Being chill to the bone.

SITM: What do you think customers will like most about you?

Skeleton: I am their opportunity to dance with Death without risking life and limb.

SITM: What is your life philosophy?

Skeleton: Dance like no one’s watching because the dead don’t have eyeballs.

SITM: What do you think about this sock & sandal trend?

Skeleton: I prefer tap shoes.

SITM: When you’re on a foot, where would you like to go?

Skeleton: Dancing on graves.

 

Care to dance? Sir Skeleton will lead. Available in women’s crew and men’s crew.

Get to Know: Vampire Steak

Get to Know Vampire Steak Socks

This guy just vants to sock your foot! Muahaha!

 

SITM: What other SITM style do you think you pair well with?

Vampire Steak: I pair nicely with red Wine—we make a delicious combination. And it’s the color of blood.

SITM: What do you think customers will like most about you?

Vampire Steak: I’m a very rare sock among very unique specimens. You von’t find me in your local grocers or mausoleum.

SITM: What is your perfect date?

Vampire Steak: We meet after twilight at a garlic-free restaurant. Afterward, we retire to my crypt…err crib for another bite because I’m always hungry for a midnight snack.

SITM: If you could be worn by one pair of feet, who would you choose?

Vampire Steak: Someone with a positive blood type—that’s how I keep my sunny outlook.

 

Nice to meat you, dare to wear Vampire Steak socks?