These stylish art series socks feature the famous Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock print, “The Great Wave off Kanagawa.” Made by the artist Hokusei, its original name is “Kanagawa-oki nami ura” or “Under the great wave of Kanagawa.” Undoubtedly, this piece of art is a true classic that has influenced the art world, bringing Japanese styles into the Western world.
These sock are bold. Knitted into the ankle is the Great Wave in high detail. The light and dark blue threads matches perfectly with the gold and white. Unlike printed socks, the artwork on our knitted socks do not fade when stretched. They do not crack with repeated washing. As a result, this ensures that the Great Wave stays vibrant every wear.
For any occasion, these Japanese Great Wave socks are perfect for everyday all season wear and absolutely classy for semi-formal wear. In the summer, the high cotton content keeps you dry when it’s hot. In the winter, the soft material keeps your toes warm. Not only do these socks have a comfortable fit, their cuffs also stay up all day.
Fits up to Women’s shoe size 12.
Fits up to Men’s shoe size 10.
These socks contain 80% Cotton, 20% Spandex.
We recommend machine washing with cold water on a gentle cycle. Tumble dry on low heat. We have more information on sock care.