When your Soulful Socks Make a Statement
Workout socks have become more than a simple fashion statement. They’re functional when you are taking a barre class and they can keep you warm or clean in studio environments or on the road. Athletic socks feature grippy soles and now fashionable colors and playful messages. Check out our picks for this season’s soulful socks.
5 High Performance and Fun Socks
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The women-owned Pointe Studio is founded on the belief that, “Working out is more than a luxury. It’s a survival strategy. We believe in sanity over vanity.” Their grip socks come in a variety of colors and patterns to power up your practice.
Toeless grip socks company Tucketts for Peace Initiative supports the partner organization Move This World with the mission to engage the power of creativity to reduce fear, build trust, and develop human potential. Founder Paola Shah combines her love of socks, sustainability, and workouts to develop Tucketts’ colorful array of patterns in fashion-forward color palettes.
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Toe Talk Mindful
This empowering line of message-driven creative has brand-new styles releasing this month. Remind yourself that “You Got This.” Celebrate in style with the “Joyful” design and wear your gratitude not only on your sleeve, but on your feet with “Grateful.” Toe Talk Mindful‘s sports socks are crafted from bamboo rayon with terry cushioning and playful grip patterns that match the messaging.
Shashi Owner and founder Natalie Sudit’s love for adventure, workouts, and fashion is evident in Shashi’s designs. Koi Wave by Choomi Kim from the Artist Series made with Coolmax breathable moisture-wicking fabric. There’s When you want some sparkle in your life and workouts, the Star line combines mesh and glitter for everyday glam.
Sticky Be Socks
You can take your daily affirmation with you wherever you go with Sticky Be Socks. Their messages come in a variety of shapes and sizes, for men, women, children, toddlers, and even babies in full toe, half toe, pom pom, crew, knee highs, and leg warmers. Be Confident, Be Chill, Be Empowered, and just be your best self.
Sarit Rogers is a photographer, yoga teacher, writer, and founder of the LoveMore Movement, who is a Somatic Experiencing™ Practitioner. She is also a contributor in the anthology Yoga Rising, by Melanie Klein: saritphotography.com. saritzrogers.com