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02nd June 2015

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What to expect from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

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The new Star Wars movie comes out on December 15th – but it’s a little different to the others. Here’s our guide to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

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What to expect from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Alternative advent calendars

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You’ll have enough chocolates over the festive period to last you a lifetime, so why not try one of these alternative advent calendars this year…

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Alternative advent calendars

The Sorting Sock: Which Hogwarts house will you get?

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Can your choice of sock influence which house in Hogwarts you’d be selected for? With Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them coming soon, we thought we’d find out…

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The Sorting Sock: Which Hogwarts house will you get?

Halloween 2016: the best and easiest costumes

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We take a look at what will be the most popular outfits this year – and how to create them at short notice.

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Halloween 2016: the best and easiest costumes

Inspired by Rio: get involved in your favourite sports

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From gymnastics to cycling, Team GB brought a variety of sports to the world’s attention. Here’s how to get involved in the sports that inspired you during this summer’s games…

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Inspired by Rio: get involved in your favourite sports

The most anticipated films still to come this year

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The summer blockbuster season might be coming to an end but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing left to see at the cinema this year…

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The most anticipated films still to come this year

How to pack the perfect suitcase

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Knowing what to pack and how to get it into your suitcase is a fine art. Follow our handy tips to make sure you’ve got everything you need for your summer holidays…

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How to pack the perfect suitcase

Surviving the summer commute

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How to stay comfortable and stress-free during the hot, sticky summer commute, whether you’re travelling by car, bus, bike or tube…

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Surviving the summer commute

Get ready for a summer of European football

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With a summer of football ahead, we look at some key players and the teams that could go all the way…

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Get ready for a summer of European football

4 ways to stay comfy at the beach this summer

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Beaches are great places to have fun and relax – but they can also be a bit of a nightmare with sand reaching everywhere. Check out our tips on staying comfy on holiday this summer…

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4 ways to stay comfy at the beach this summer

X-Men: Apocalypse catch up guide

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What to watch, read and wear before the premiere of X-Men Apocalypse on May 18.

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X-Men: Apocalypse catch up guide

Captain America: Civil War catch up guide

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The new Marvel movie, which opens on April 29, doesn’t just focus on Captain America – in fact there’s a whole lot of background prep you’ll need to get the most from this summer’s biggest blockbuster…

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Captain America: Civil War catch up guide

The evolution of man’s work outfits

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What we wear to work has evolved over the past century or so. Here we travel back in time to see how much our office wear has changed.

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The evolution of man’s work outfits

Batman v Superman – who dresses better?

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The question comic book enthusiasts have asked for years will finally be answered: who dresses better - Batman or Superman?

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Batman v Superman – who dresses better?

Get ready for the sports season

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With cricket season starting soon and golf getting into its swing, now is the time to get ready for a summer of sport.

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Get ready for the sports season

How to prepare for a marathon

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The secret to successfully completing a marathon is all in the preparation. Here’s our guide to getting ready for the run of a lifetime…

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How to prepare for a marathon

Alternative date ideas for Valentine’s

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Want to impress your date? Try taking them somewhere a little more unusual…

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Alternative date ideas for Valentine’s

Happy 10th Birthday SockShop!

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Happy Birthday to us! SockShop (in its current form) is 10 years old! See how we've grown over the years...

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Happy 10th Birthday SockShop!

The science of dressing warm

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We’ve all got our own ways of keeping toasty – but are they scientifically sound? SockShop takes a closer look at the science behind staying warm in winter.

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The science of dressing warm

The legend of Christmas stockings

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Come Christmas Eve many of us will be hanging our stockings from the chimney. But why do we do this and where does the tradition come from?

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The legend of Christmas stockings

Which Stars Wars character are you?

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With Star Wars: The Force Awakens heading to UK cinemas on December 17, we ask which classic character are you most like…?

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Which Stars Wars character are you?

5 ways socks can give your Christmas a personal touch

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Socks and Christmas go together like holly and ivy – but you can do so much more than simply hang them on your mantelpiece…

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5 ways socks can give your Christmas a personal touch

Embrace your inner Hygge

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We go Danish and embrace Hygge – a concept that takes in cosiness, calmness and being at one with your surroundings.

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Embrace your inner Hygge

The origins of famous sock phrases

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From pulling them up to blessing the cotton variety, we look at the origin of some well-known sock-related phrases…

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The origins of famous sock phrases

Borrowing from the boyfriend

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With the rise in popularity of boyfriend jeans, it's time to raid his wardrobe for other items, from oversize jumpers to dress shirts.

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Borrowing from the boyfriend

How to: go film geek chic

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With the London Film Festival (October 7-15) on the horizon, we look at how to perfect your film geek look.

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How to: go film geek chic

5 reasons we're looking forward to autumn

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As the nights draw in and the leaves turn to shades of gold and orange, it’s time to embrace autumn in all its glory.

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5 reasons we're looking forward to autumn

World's most expensive socks

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From celebrity socks to pairs made from vicuna wool, we take a look some of the world’s most expensive socks.

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World's most expensive socks

History of tights: the roaring 20s

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The roaring 20s were more than just a period of social change, as innovations in fabric created a new type of tight and with it new fashion trends.

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History of tights: the roaring 20s

Superstars and their sock stories

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From dancing feet to superstitious sports stars, we take a look at how celebrities have embraced socks over the years.

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Superstars and their sock stories