The Sock Drawer Blog

May 19, 2015

Charley Harper Socks from Smartwool

The Sock Drawer is honored to be chosen as an exclusive retailer of the Charley Harper collection from Smartwool!  Charley Harper (1922-2007) was a famous American Modernist artist who had a gift for capturing nature’s vibrancy in his paintings.  These gorgeous merino-blend socks showcase some of Charley Harper’s famous nature artwork.   Charley Harper grew up in… Read More

April 9, 2015

Groomsmen Socks

Wedding season is coming, but brides and grooms have already been planning for months. For such an important day, with so many details… The Sock Drawer is here to help you with your groomsmen socks. With the right awesome socks, no one will get cold feet. One might think bridesmaids have all the fun: matching dresses, fancy hairdos,… Read More

April 6, 2015

Here Comes the Bride Socks!

Wedding season is fast approaching, folks.  Dust off those pastel dresses and snappy suits…  Now its time for cake tasting, gift registries, and First Dance choreography.  Will the bride choose a flattering dress for her bridesmaids?  Will the best man put his foot in his mouth during the toast?  Well tell you one thing, get… Read More

March 24, 2015

Easter Egg Socks

If you’ve never seen Ukrainian Easter eggs, lets get you acquainted.  Ukrainian eggs (called “pysanka”) have a rich history, you can learn more about them here.  We found some examples (not all traditional Ukrainian folk designs, but pretty nonetheless) and matched them up with some of our beautiful colorful socks.

March 5, 2015

The SLO Wishing Tree

Some of our very favorite customers, Jim & Kathy apRoberts, are hosting a wishing tree here in San Luis Obispo!  Kathy heard about wishing trees several years ago and always planned to have one of her own.  They decided to dedicate the oak tree in their front yard as a place for everyone to display their wishes.… Read More