7 WAYS TO USE A SOCKDecember 23, 2013
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).
2. HAND PUPPET
In times of desperate boredom or loneliness, socks can make an ideal companion. No really, they’re great listeners.
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.
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.
5. COIN HOLDER
Can’t afford a wallet? We hear ya’. Grab a trusty sock and keep that shrapnel secure.
For the inevitable odd sock situation. Tie them all together for this, er, “fashion forward” accessory.
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.
There we have it, seven useful ways to use the humble sock.