''Please buy more socks'' that's the message from cocks on socks founder Edward Fleming. ''It's not a fucking hobby'' said the entrepreneur from cocks on socks HQ, as we caught up with him this week to hear about the direction the brand will be taking in 2020 and beyond.
The brands HQ is a sprawling warehouse in Tottenham, North London, an area famed for its outstanding beauty and nightlife and a natural home for the brand.
''We love it, there's loads of room for socks, there's a toilet if I need a wee and I have a sofa if I need a sit down'' said Fleming, sat on said sofa.
Rumours persist that a stand-alone cocks on socks store is in the works and Fleming was able to give us some insight,
Cheap Christmas present for men as well as being their first choice when it comes to novelty socks for women
''Yes'' said Fleming. ''It will just be me, standing alone, I couldn't find anyone to help, I'm not sure where I'm going to stand yet but we'll announce that online soon.''
We did an event once, somebody came to our stall and said ''I'm just looking''
''Just looking!'' I said. ''It's not a fucking museum, either buy something or piss off''
The brands novel approach to retail has gained them a loyal following with many customers noting that the socks make an excellent cheap Christmas present for men as well as being their first choice when it comes to novelty socks for women.