It's the little things in life that make a difference and, say what you like about socks, we all have to wear them so it’s time to flick the old three-pack of black socks and splash out on some bright and colourful pairs.
Whether you just want to dip a toe in and try subtle colour or go all out with a statement-making pair, we've uncovered eight of the funkiest men's socks to help you put your best foot forward.
#1 Pugs Not Drugs
Every man needs a pair of novelty socks in his wardrobe, even just for those days when all the others are in the wash and dog lovers won’t be able to resist the Pugs Not Drugs Socks from Urban Outfitters.
#2 A Subtle Start
If you’re not ready to go all out with fancy footwear just yet, we suggest you take a small step in the right direction with these striped stretch cotton blend socks from Trenery.
#3 An Optical Illusion
Add a splash of eye-popping colour to any outfit by pulling on a pair of Happy Socks. With hundreds of prints to choose from, it’s hard to choose a favourite but the Filled Optic Sock with blue, teal, pink, yellow, black, white, red and orange squares and rectangles tops the list. Just watch out because your girlfriend will try to steal them!
#4 Spot A Winner
Feeling footloose? Bring a bolt of colour, texture and interest to all your attire with Ted Baker's sock selection. Spotting your favourite pair of socks just got easier with the Mixspot Socks which are splashed with colourful spots for a fresh finish.
#5 Aching For Bacon
Be a trendsetter in the bold, unconventional and colourful Pop Pig Socks from Hot Sox. And the good news is, these little pairs of artwork are made from a cotton/nylon/spandex blend and won't bust your budget.
#6 Statement stripes
Striped socks are an essential part of every man’s wardrobe, but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring! Rock My Socks offer up some of the coolest styles and colours around. Made from combed cotton and nylon, they’re comfy, breathable and pretty damn funky. For those fellas not afraid to rock pink our pick is the Pink Skinny Striped Sock.
Add a splash of style to your summer work wardrobe with prints including pineapples, penny farthings, seahorse and golf. But the Flamingo Business Socks really ruffle our feathers. The extra bonus is these socks are made from a naturally anti-bacterial bamboo fibre reduces the bacteria that causes foot odour … perfect for date night!
#8 Powerful and delicious
In order to be awesome, you need to wear awesome, so say the folks at Sock It To Me.
From super sneaky ninja socks to ray-guns and everything in-between. But our favourites are the Tacosaurus!
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