Cotton socks (€12 each plus P&P) from Portuguese design company Curator featuring variations on the form and colour palette of iconic artworks including Pieter Bruegel’s “Tower of Babel,” Gustav Klimt’s “The Kiss,” and Johannes Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring.”
Latest designs here.
Funky footed models, from left: Daniel, James and Darren in Funky Feet hosiery
RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Irish Sock brand Funky Feet launch their first complete collection today at Showcase: Ireland’s Creative Expo (until January 22).
Funky Feet started out as an idea by “a group of college students trying to come up with the perfect stylish gift for men”.
Soon they’ll be trading in the ‘sock market’.
Listed on the ‘Footsie’.
Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
Irish-made stuff to firstname.lastname@example.org marked ‘Irish-Made Stuff’. No fee
Brilliant and ‘stingingly’ funny!
Department of Children and Youth Affairs, Dublin 2
Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone and and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at the launch of the National Childcare Scheme.
Jayus Kayus writes:
I was on a DART going to Bray [County Wicklow] when I spotted this bozo who decided it would be a good idea to take his left runner off and put his sweaty-socked foot on the seat in front of him!
Previously: The Feet of Shame
Government Buildings, Dublin 2
Sensible tyke Edward Breen runs away from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar while Luke O’Donnell and chief executive of the Irish Cancer Society Averil Power stay to help launch Daffodil Day on Friday. March 23.
Endless funny socks.
Library card socks – currently out of print but sure to be republished
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar have reaffirmed their commitment to the trade agreement between the EU and Canada at their meeting in Farmleigh House.
…Mr Varadkar said CETA – EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Economic – had more upsides than downsides and both Ireland and Canada were committed to free trade.
He said it will deliver stronger economic growth and create more well-paid jobs on both sides of the Atlantic and said Canada is looking forward to the agreement coming into force.
Varadkar and Trudeau reaffirm commitment to CETA (RTE)
Earlier: O Canada
Unspecified Dublin food place.
Anto Fox writes:
This is the beginning of the need for food places to require shoes…