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Transitional trends: How to handle the seasonal sock style change

Posted by Danielle

Make a smooth seasonal sock switch with these tips to take your feet into the colder months.

5 reasons why we're looking forward to Autumn/Winter 2014

Posted by Danielle

Okay, we know it's only just August but with the launch of AW14 just round the corner, we thought we'd let you know why we're excited for the coming seasons...


Posted by Danielle

Take a peek at our brand new Autumn/Winter 2014 range of socks, tights and hosiery from Elle - a beautiful base for fall style.

SockShop hits the races...

Posted by Danielle

SockShop recently sponsored a race at Haydock Park and there were some socktastic prizes for the winners... Plus some tips to put you odds on in the style stakes!

Festival fashion: 8 ways to rock out with your socks out!

Posted by Danielle

The big G is coming up and Festival Season's getting well under way in the UK... Festival fashion is almost as important as the music itself, so here are some top tips for rocking out in your socks this Summer; from welly socks and knee highs to statement tights and boot socks.

Colour coordination? It's a cinch with SockShop!

Posted by Danielle

Shade specific fancy dress? Coordinating with your pals à la The Plastics in Mean Girls? It's a cinch when you can shop by colour with SockShop! Plus find out how you can win some ORANGE goodies!

Red-y and on trend for LFW!

Posted by Danielle

As the fabulous and fashionable prepare to gather around the catwalks at London Fashion Week, SockShop takes a glance at one of our old favourite looks which is still set to be on trend this season!

ELLE Autumn/Winter 14 Photo Shoot - Behind the Scenes!

Posted by Danielle

Take a look behind the scenes of our ELLE Autumn/Winter 14 photo shoot, with a sneak peek at some of the gorgeous collection which will be available later in the year!

Let's play dress up!

Posted by Danielle

Putting together a Halloween costume? Socks and tights can add that final touch and make a huge difference... Let us help you out!

Patternity at SockShop

Posted by Danielle

We explore the fab new collaboration bringing us super stylish statement tights this season - Pretty Polly in Association with Patternity.

Why we're excited for Autumn/Winter...

Posted by Danielle

Don't get us wrong, we've absolutely LOVED the Great British heatwave of 2013 and the sunshine galore, but find out why we're looking forward to Autumn/Winter...

Eight reasons why we love...

Posted by Katrina

1. Because after sunless winter days, the ghostly colour of our bare legs is likely to scare small children. 2. To hide the fact that we forgot to pick up razors on the last supermarket shop. 3. So we’re not caught out when that ‘sunny day’ disappears by lunch time. 4. Because who wouldn’t want to look like there are butterflies flying across their legs?

Spring trends

Posted by Katrina

I started this blog post on International Happiness Day (Wednesday 20th March) which feels very apt, because looking at some of the gorgeous items I’m featuring really does make me happy.

Spring/summer faves

Posted by Katrina

Seriously, can winter just bore off already? Alright we get it – it’s cold, it’s wet, there are shorter days and longer nights. But we’re heading to the final straights of February and it’s just getting ridiculous now!

An evening with Oroblu

Posted by Cassie

Last week we attended fashion brand Oroblu’s preview of its autumn/winter 13 collection at a rather swanky hotel in London. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Oroblu – it is an Italian-based label which produces tights and socks that are fashionable, stylish with a dash of quirkiness thrown in.

SockShop recommends – tights for the party season

Posted by Katrina

House decorated? Christmas presents bought? Turkey on order? Great! It means you can now focus on the important things, namely, what to wear to all those fabulous parties – especially the biggy, New Year’s Eve!

The winter wedding outfit conundrum

Posted by Katrina

So last week I had a bit of a dilemma on my hands. I had been invited to a friend’s wedding, and had excitedly planned and prepared my outfit weeks before. There was a peplum dress, a pillbox hat and a trench coat – it was pretty cool.

Tackling the tights-in-spring conundrum

Posted by Katrina

Students teach us a fashion tights lesson

Posted by Katrina