Festive Christmas dress socks are always a hit, whether at school, around the office, or around the Christmas tree at home. Here’s why!
By Owen Clarke
Crafting your own custom Christmas socks is a surefire hit, whether you’re making holiday socks to give out around the office or classroom or to sell at your retail store.
Everyone loves to show off their holiday spirit during the Christmas season, and customized Christmas dress socks are the perfect way to do it!
What Does Christmas Have to Do With Socks?
For starters, the sock industry is a $7.7 billion industry. Socks are universal. Everyone wears them, whether old or young, male or female, rich or poor. (Check out our new blog, “How to Start a Custom Sock Business,” for more info.)
Christmas, however, is an even bigger industry than socks. According to Statista, Christmas retail sales reached $850 billion in 2021. Christmas is perhaps the biggest holiday of the year, and from the workplace to the classroom, everyone loves to get into the holiday spirit. Christmas is six months away, but retail stores start putting out Christmas merchandise after Halloween, so it makes sense to be prepared.
Don’t forget that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are also the biggest shopping days of the year. Customized Christmas dress socks can help you capitalize on that!
Why Create Christmas-Themed Socks?
For starters, Christmas-themed socks are an excellent addition to your retail store for the holiday season. But you can also hand them out as party favors for an office or classroom Christmas party, emblazon Christmas-themed socks with your company logo and give them out to employees or clients, and even give them out as presents around the tree with your family on Christmas morning!
Not only are they great to wear for Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day, but they’ll be a great addition to any outfit, whether formal or casual, throughout the holiday season. For most people that lasts quite a long time, usually over a month (from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day)!
So during that lengthy holiday season, custom socks are the perfect way for people to add holiday flair to an outfit without going overboard. They’re easily hidden under pant legs or dresses if need be, but still let people show off their outside-the-box style!
Need Some Inspiration?
There are dozens of fun holiday ideas for your Christmas dress socks. Some of our favorites include gingerbread men, candy canes, Santa Claus or Mrs. Claus, Christmas trees, reindeer, snowmen, nutcrackers, snow globes, snowflakes, elves, Santa hats, Christmas lights, garlands, and holly. If you celebrate a different holiday than Christmas during the holiday season, then you could also add your own religious symbols, like a menorah or Kwanzaa candles!
Note: Not all design options are compatible with each other. Talk to one of our Creative Specialists to learn more.
How to Design Your Custom Christmas Dress Socks
Here at The/Studio, you don’t just get to choose the design emblazoned on your socks. You can choose EVERY single aspect of your customized Christmas socks, such as the height, fabrication, pack size, and sizing!
Choose the Style
- Crew (Our most popular sock style)
Choose the Fabrication
- Jacquard/Knitted (Our most popular fabrication)
- 360 Printed
Choose the Pack Size
- 1 pair of socks per polybag (with clear size sticker-unless otherwise specified / one-size order)
- 10 pairs of socks per polybag (with clear size sticker-unless otherwise specified/ one-size order)
- 25 pairs of socks per polybag (with clear size sticker-unless otherwise specified / one-size order)
- All socks in one Polybag (with clear size sticker-unless otherwise specified / one-size order)
Choose the Sizing
- Men’s Standard (Size M or US 10 – 13)
- Men’s Small (Size S or US 6 – 9)
- Women’s Standard (Size M or US 8 – 10.5)
- Women’s Small (Size S or US 5 – 7.5)
- Youth’s Standard (US 11 – 14)
- Youth’s Small (US 7 – 10)
- Baby (12 – 24 months)
- Toddler (2 – 4 Years)