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30 Modern Sock Innovations

From Posture-Correcting Legwear to Stylish Compression Socks

— May 13, 2015 — Fashion
These modern sock innovations range from fashion-focused legwear accessories to hosiery products that aim to cure or improve health problems. From style-focused compression socks to posture-correcting foot wraps, the modern sock is all about customization and even features tech-enhanced capabilities.

Standouts from this list include baby monitor socks that are designed to track the temperature, movement and location of infants along with massaging wake-up socks that cure sore feet while energizing those who are wearing them.

Other modern sock innovations include countless sneaker products that feature a sock-infused design. These include hybrid soccer cleats -- fitted with a fabric, sock element -- along with streamlined running shoes that are designed with both comfort and maximum performance in mind.
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Basketball Star Socks
Basketball Star Socks
Stance NBA Legends Socks Will Make You Want to Slam Dunk Your Sock Drawer
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Customizable Basketball Socks
Customizable Basketball Socks
The Nike Fade Elite Crew Now Comes With Nike iD Customization
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Aussie-Inspired Sneakers
Aussie-Inspired Sneakers
The Kyrie Air Force 1s are Badged For NBA Star Kyrie Irving
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Revolutionary Knitted Soccer Shoes
Revolutionary Knitted Soccer Shoes
Nike's Magista is Changing the Soccer World for the Better
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Moisture Control Socks
Moisture Control Socks
The Vitalsox Graduated Compression Socks Keep Runners' Feet Dryer
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Peculiar Pizza Socks
Peculiar Pizza Socks
These Chic Knee High Socks are Designed to Look Like Slices of Pizza
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Vital Organ Stockings
Vital Organ Stockings
Make a Bold Statement with the Ashi Dashi Intestine Socks
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Heel-Pampering Socks
Heel-Pampering Socks
The Bliss Softening Socks Blissfully Rejuvinate Dry and Cracked Feet
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Sockless Insoles
Sockless Insoles
Sole Socks 2.0 by Tanner & Taylor Dame Provides a Simple Alternative for Summer
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Blood-Circulating Robotic Socks
Blood-Circulating Robotic Socks
This Robotic Sock Will Help Treat Deep Vein Thrombosis
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Mealtime Hosiery Collections
Mealtime Hosiery Collections
Shop Jeen's Fun Food Socks Celebrate Unhealthy and Indulgent Meals
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Stylish Stationary Socks
Stylish Stationary Socks
These Sock Designs Were Inspired by Traditional Yellow Lead Pencils
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Massaging Wake Up Socks
Massaging Wake Up Socks
The Acuwake Sock Lets Your Start Your Day Off On the Right Foot
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Street Art-Adorned Socks
Street Art-Adorned Socks
The HITSU Series 02 Features Art From Toronto Street Artists
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Reflective Cycling Socks
Reflective Cycling Socks
Showers Pass' New Torch Sock Line Features a 3M Scotchlight Strip
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Smart Sock Baby Monitors
Smart Sock Baby Monitors
Parents Stay Informed on Infant Vitals with this Owlet Baby Care Monitor
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Lacy No-Show Socks
Lacy No-Show Socks
These Delicately Embroidered Socks for Flats Add a Feminine Touch to Your Shoes
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Stylish Compression Socks
Stylish Compression Socks
Top & Derby's Product Features a Chic and Odor-Proof Design
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Flamboyant Feminine Hoisery
Flamboyant Feminine Hoisery
The Stance Socks For Women are Funky & Fabulous
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Digital Ink Socks
Digital Ink Socks
These Nike Elite Socks are CMYK-Inspired
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Patterned Men's Liner Socks
Patterned Men's Liner Socks
The Wimbleys No-Show Socks are Made for Summer Shoes
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Deceptive See-Through Socks
Deceptive See-Through Socks
These Stylish Striped Socks are Hiding Something
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Hip Hop-Inspired Socks
Hip Hop-Inspired Socks
Stance Collaborated with Santigold to Create a Collection of Vibrant Socks
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Luxury Sock Subscription Services
Luxury Sock Subscription Services
Pharmacie is a Monthly Subscription Service that Ships Socks
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Stylish Compression Socks
Stylish Compression Socks
RejuvaHealth Provides Chic Knee Highs for Both Men and Women
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Customizable Athletic Socks
Customizable Athletic Socks
Nike's Hyper Elite Socks Blend High Performance with Customization
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Sock Hybrid Soccer Cleats
Sock Hybrid Soccer Cleats
Adidas Released a Surprising Knitted Football Shoe and Sock Combo
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Classic Art Socks
Classic Art Socks
The Kate Brien The Sock Drawer Collection Features Classic Paintings
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Sock-Integrated Soccer Shoes
Sock-Integrated Soccer Shoes
Nike Revolutionizes the Mercurial Vapor with the Dynamic Fit Collar
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Stylishly Wrapped Workout Socks
Stylishly Wrapped Workout Socks
The Nike Studio Wrap Kicks are Minimalist
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