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February 8, 2017

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The Venetian Trader – My Norwegian Socks by Bresciani

  There is a new online sock trader here in England, making their mark by specializing in Bresciani socks but with a lot more in the pipeline. With a compelling story behind the making of the brand and the decision to go for it, I thought it would be interesting to test out some socks and share to all of you a new option in town for those that appreciate high quality socks. As I […]

November 7, 2014

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The Shoe Snob Socks!

We have finally added a new product to our selection of goodies at www.theshoesnob.com and what is better than some nice, knee-length socks in Egyptian Cotton Lisle? Currently coming in 11 colors, which is hopefully enough to sink your teeth into, we are confident that you will find something that suits your needs! This is only the beginning, so stay tuned as we continuously try to add not only new colorways, but of course, new […]

July 29, 2014

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Treat Your Feet Right – William Abraham

I first had the pleasure of meeting Bram Frankel (the founder/owner of William Abraham) at my trunk show at Leffot in NYC, last November. He was (is) a really nice guy and I was thoroughly impressed with not only the amount of selection that he had on offer but also the amount beautiful patterns that he had in his collection. As it was my first trunk show in NYC, I was quite busy and did […]

October 31, 2013

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The Parisian Trunk Show (plus new Wallingford colorway)

With a bit of down time, I thought that I would sneak in some pics of what I am getting up to here in Paris. As you can see from the pic above, I have been spending my time at the lovely shop of Mes Chaussettes Rouges, a shop that specializes in fine quality hosiery (mens), e.g Gallo, Bresciani etc. Their stock of socks is simply mind blowing as I am sure your eyes will […]