The Sock Drawer Blog

February 11, 2015

Most Expensive Artwork Ever Sold

History is being made! Late post-impressionist painter Paul Gauguin would certainly be glad to know that one of his many famed paintings just broke the record as the highest selling painting in history.  Gauguin’s Nafea Faa Ipoipo (translated as: When Will You Marry?), painted in 1892, was recently sold for roughly $300,000,000 to a private buyer.  Here… Read More

May 16, 2014

Our Art Socks in Vogue!

Our very own art collection socks are currently featured over on Vogue.com!  Stylist Kate Brien together with photographer David Kitz put together a gorgeous photo series.  Kate paired our socks with sandals from her own collection, which you may recognize from her blog View from the Topp.  Take a look!

March 27, 2014

Hedgehog Socks

A funny thing has been happening outside of our store.  There are people (pretty sure all girls, but can’t confirm) squealing at the sight of the hedgehog socks I put on display in the window.  I agree, they’re pretty cute:  

October 12, 2011

How to Make a Sock Skeleton

How cute is this skeleton made from socks?  You can make your very own too!  Here’s how: Tools and Materials Skeleton template One pair of white crew or athletic socks Ruler and fabric marker Sewing machine White thread Scissors Stuffing (poly, wool, or bamboo fiber) Sewing needle and embroidery needle Black embroidery floss Straight pins… Read More