LOG IN OR SIGN UP
Log in to your account
Sign up

Where to Buy the Funkiest Socks in South Africa

01 April 2019 | 1 comments | Posted by Shamima Ahmed in Fashionista

best sock subscriptions south africa

If you haven't heard sock game is a real thing. Long gone are the days where we stick to neutrals and blacks, and your socks don't need to match your pants? Your Grandma? Well tell Granny school is out and we trading-in the drab white and grey shades and letting our imagination run wild!

The Brave New Sock Culture

Fashion has always been a way of expressing oneself through dress, but socks have never been a big part of it until recent years. Over the past couple of years, we have seen a growing trend in bold new prints and colours. Socks are now making flashy statements and are often the most eye-catching part of an ensemble. Woman have so many accessory options to compliment their outfits and now men can finally have fun playing around with their most staple accessories. 

Keep your Sock Game Fresh with a Monthly Subscription

If socks are your thing, you know it takes time and effort searching for awesome new prints. There are numerous sites online stocking the funkiest pairs of socks, but its still a repetitive task making a purchase every now and then. We know you want constantly want to replenish your sock collection with fresh new prints regularly, a and this is why sock subscriptions make so much sense. 

Subscribe to one of these monthly subscriptions and these guys will deliver straight to your door. All these brands are proudly South African; local means you don't have to deal with annoying shipping complications. Take your pick and minimise the admin in your life!

Disclaimer: The brands below are listed in random order. All information was correct at the time of publication.

6 South African Sock Subscription Sites to Keep Your Sock Game Strong

1. Nic Harry

Made for: Men & Women

Nic Harry specialises in high-quality socks made from the finest bamboo fabrics. Focusing on both Men's and Woman's socks they have a variety of prints that's guaranteed to keep your sock game strong!

Visit their site: https://nicharry.com/pages/sock-subscriptions

2. Man i fest

Made for: Men

Man i fest offers sock subscription boxes from R149 a month which helps you save up to 10%. Surprise yourself with randomly selected socks delivered straight to your door and be the first to wear their newest designs.

Visit their site: http://man-i-fest.co.za/shop/467-sock-subscription.html

3. The Deer Factory

Made for: Men 

The Deer Factory don't sell deer at all! How disappointing right? But they do deliver fresh socks straight to your door! Monthly subscriptions start at about R150!

Visit their site: https://thedeerfactory.com/products/monthly-subscription

4. Sexy Socks

Made for: Men 

The idea for Sexy Socks was born at a time when boring socks were still the norm, and to show any spunk in your socks was considered too outrageous for most. They have now been heating up the SouthAfrican sock game since 2014. What makes them even sexier is their big heart, for every pair of Sexy Socks bought, they donate a pair of school socks to a child in one of South Africa’s township schools.

Visit their site: https://sexysockssa.com/product-category/subscriptions

5.SockBox SA

Made for: Men 

Sign up for a subscription with SockBox SA and once a month they will deliver a pair of random, colourful and very awesome socks to your door. They believe their subscriptions are perfect for anyone who loves the underrated joy socks bring to one's life.

Visit their site: https://sockbox.co.za/

4 Sites With No Subscriptions Just Awesome Socks

These sites don't do subscription boxes but they some wild prints in stock, so we thought they deserved an honorary mention.

1. Socks For Africa

Made for: Men, Women & Kids

Socks For Africa stock a huge variety of socks that you love, want and need! From thigh-highs to school socks, stripes an spots to paisley and plain, they all about sock love!

Visit their site: https://www.socksforafrica.co.za/

2. ToePorn

Made for: Men

ToePorn prides themselves in taking the day-to-day mundane routine of sock wearing and turn it around by combining a mixture of bright colours and bold designs with an edgy attitude. If you fancy yourself a ToePorn rebel check them out on the link below.

Visit their site: https://www.toeporn.co.za/

3. Sock Shop

Made for: Men 

Online based sock shop aims to bring you the funkiest socks at the best prices. Choose your favourite colour or design and get shopping on this easy to use site.

Visit their site: https://sockshop.co.za/

4. FEAT. sock co.

Made for: Men, Women's & Kids

FEAT. sock co. like to think of themselves as a playful, designer sock brand for sock lovers and dreamers alike. they bring a range of fresh and funky socks to the South African market with a range of prints for all ages!

Visit their site: https://www.featsockco.com/

Get started with nichemarket and Show off Your Fashion Accessories Brand to South Africa

Registering your Fashion Accessory Brand with nichemarket is easy; all you will need to do is head over to our sign up form and follow the instructions. Remember the more information you provide about your business, the better the chance of users finding you and grabbing their attention. 

Create your free listing with us; at nichemarket, we're always looking for South African retail stores to join our community.

If you require a more detailed guide on how to create your profile or your listing, then we highly recommend you check out the following articles.

Contact us

Did you like our list? Do you have a store or brand that should be featured on this list? Let us know in the comments or contact us directly and tell us about your amazing find.

Recommended reading

If you have a few minutes to spare and would like to dive deeper down the rabbit hole, we recommend you check out these posts:

Tags: socks, south africa, fashion, subscriptions, accessories

Previous: {{ previousBlog.sTitle }}

Posted {{ previousBlog.dtDatePosting }}

Next: {{ nextBlog.sTitle }}

Posted {{ nextBlog.dtDatePosting }}

You might also like

Why using nostalgia in marketing works so well

Why Nostalgia Sells

04 May 2018

Posted by Zapriana Atanassova in Industry Experts


Zapriana Atanassova looks at why nostalgia marketing is so powerful and the psychological pull it has on consumer and purchase behaviour

Read more
Chrome plugins for SEO

10 Helpful Chrome Plugins For SEO

01 March 2017

Posted by Che Kohler in nichemarket Advice


Surf the web like an SEO would buy downloading these 10 plugins for Google Chrome and take your browsing to a new level with insightful hands-on data...

Read more

Leave us a comment


{{comment.sUserName}}

{{comment.iDayLastEdit}} day ago

{{comment.iDayLastEdit}} days ago

{{comment.sComment}}

Sign up for our newsletter