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Crayola's Colour-In Socks Will Always Perfectly Match Your Outfit

Crayola might have been a little late to the adult colouring book game, but thanks to a collaboration with Living Royal, the company is ensuring it’s going to remain well ahead of its competition when it comes to fashions that adults can customise with coloured marker.

Knit Yourself A Pair Of Netflix Socks That Pause Your Show When You Fall Asleep

In the blink of an eye, episode one of a Netflix series can turn into episode 20 if you’ve fallen asleep at the remote. To help combat this, Netflix has developed a pair of knitted socks you can make yourself that automatically pause your show when they detect you’ve nodded off.

Researchers Have Made Socks That Use Urine To Create Electricity

Your urine may be of more use kept about your person. At least, that’s what a team of researchers from the University of the West of England think, because they have made a pair of socks that use the liquid to generate electricity.

Dress To Match LAX's Colourful Tunnels With These Brilliant Socks

If you’ve flown into Los Angeles International Airport anytime in the last 50 years, the final segment of your journey may have taken you down a long hallway featuring a gorgeous colour-blocked tile mural. Well, on your next flight to LA, you can wear the socks to match it.

Can Specially Stitched Socks Stop Shuffling Seniors From Stumbling?

It’s a bold claim, but a Japanese company called Terumo claims to have developed a special type of sock that can stop shuffling seniors from tripping over low obstacles like rugs or the edge of carpets. The secret is a custom sewing technique that causes the wearer to feel an upward pull on the front of their feet, which in turn helps shift their center of gravity back towards their heels, improving balance.

High-Tech Smartwool Socks For Your Barking Dogs

Winter sports are a lot of fun, but if you don’t have the right clothing, it can be utterly miserable. SmartWool literally has your feet covered with its new PhD socks.

Socks Made With Carbonised Coffee Will Make Your Feet Less Stinky

Plain white socks these are not. The Atlas sock is a performance dress sock made from cotton, polyester and carbonised coffee. Carbonised coffee? Yes, it helps filter and absorb sweat and odour. Even more, the sock uses strain analysis, pressure mapping and thermal imaging to create something ridiculously comfortable.

Breeze Through School With Multiplication Cheat Sheet Socks

They say cheaters never prosper, but those people obviously never managed to score an A+ by looking at someone else’s exam. So if you’re having a bit of a rough time mastering your multiplication tables, just grab a pair of these Cheat Feet socks and don’t sweat your next test.

The Best Possible Use For All Your Mismatched Socks

As cliche as the problem sounds, socks really do have a way of going missing in the wash. But why resort to just throwing single socks away, or suffering the embarassment of wearing a mismatched pair, when you can just stitch them all together into a eye-catching throw rug?

The Mathematically Most Efficient Way To Sort Socks

Computer scientists around the world have been stumped by a vexing mathematical problem for ages: How does one go about sorting a large pile of socks when said socks are different? How does one model the plane of possibilities? The solution has arrived, and it’s much simpler than you think.

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