Guide

 

A guide about socks to help you design your custom model.

All Over Socks

Custom All Over Socks
 

Mostly popular among women and kids, all over socks are socks where a logo, pattern or text is repeated all over, covering the entire sock area. All-over models are usually knee-high and in some cases crew-length, providing more space for the recurring design to be featured. All over patterns can be applied along the […]

 

Terry Socks

custom terry and half terry socks
 

Terry is a manufacturing style where a sock area is knitted with a secondary loop in order to create extra cushioning. There are two types of  terry styles: full terry which covers the entire foot or half terry which focuses on the sole area. Terry style socks are designed to increase comfort […]

 

Custom Sock Template

Custom Sock Template
 

Here’s a template that can be used when creating your custom socks. Please note, the cuff and leg areas are sometimes also simply referred as cuff. For those looking into making personalized sport socks, the mesh area is located in the instep while ribs go on the leg and cuff. Full […]

 

Mesh Socks

Mesh Socks
 

If you’re not familiar with mesh, this is an open knitting style that creates a pattern of interstices within the sock. These interstices allow your foot to breath, mesh being mostly used for sports such as cycling, running – and in some cases hockey – where your foot is involved in […]

 

Ribbed Socks

Ribbed Socks
 

Ribbed socks are socks featuring vertical ridges along the leg. Designed to provide elasticity and hold better to the leg, this pattern is mostly associated with crew socks and knee-highs. These models are more particularly used for sports requiring a lot of going back and forth and stopping such as lacrosse, tennis, […]

 

Sock Manufacturing Glossary

Sock Glossary
 

Here is a glossary to help you when looking into creating your first custom sock model. All-Over sock: Sock featuring a repetitive design or pattern. Argyle: Diamond pattern featuring multiple colors. Ankle sock: Sock model covering the ankle. Crew sock: Sock model that extends above the ankle while remaining shorter than […]

 

A Guide to Sock Colors and Patterns

A Guide to Sock Colors and Patterns
 

Only wearing socks that match the color of your pants is a fashion rule that is as outdated as the one about never wearing white after Labor Day. In recent years, colorful socks have become a trendy way of adding a bit of fun and flair to your everyday wardrobe. […]

 

Top Five Ways to Wear Knee High Socks

Top Five Ways to Wear Knee High Socks
 

Slide those knee high socks on with shorts, especially high waist shorts. It accentuates the length of your legs and makes them appear longer. You can also wear shorts in colder weather and not worry about entirely freezing. Simple black knee highs with acid washed high-waist shorts and a high-top […]