7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

December 23, 2013
7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

When searching for a Christmas present for extended family, least liked friends, or secret Santa, nothing says “I really don’t know you” than socks.

Well, throw in this handy guide next time you offer a pair – and turn that look of barely-masked disappointment into faint enthusiasm. Here’s seven ways to spice up that sock drawer…

1. EMERGENCY GLOVES
Caught short on a cold winter day and can’t find your gloves? Basically mittens for cool people (not for those who value finger dexterity).

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

2. HAND PUPPET
In times of desperate boredom or loneliness, socks can make an ideal companion. No really, they’re great listeners.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

3. PHONE CASE
Always stashing your phone into the murky depths of your pocket to find its screen scratched to shreds????!!!?!11?1! Whack it in a sock. You’re welcome.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

4. HAIR TIE
You may get a few odd looks, but find your most colorful pair to DIY your own scrunchie. A victory for fashion innovators everywhere.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

5. COIN HOLDER
Can’t afford a wallet? We hear ya’. Grab a trusty sock and keep that shrapnel secure.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

6. SCARF
For the inevitable odd sock situation. Tie them all together for this, er, “fashion forward” accessory.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

7. CUP COSY
If you’re forever dealing with third degree burns from your morning coffee or frostbite from a freezing can of Coke, pull out that faithful sock and save your hands from torments of temperature.

7 WAYS TO USE A SOCK

There we have it, seven useful ways to use the humble sock.