Sell socks online

Start, run, and grow your sock business

Get the training, tools, and support you need to build the sock business you’ve always wanted.

Everything you need to sell socks

Free resources

Learn at your own pace with on-demand courses from Shopify Compass, and with other business owners on the Shopify Community forums. Find answers to your questions on the Shopify blog, or in our comprehensive guides.

Professional tools

Create an online sock store that reflects your unique brand with over 4 customizable and responsive themes. Efficiently manage your inventory and process customer orders all from one unified dashboard.

Smart marketing

Grab your customers’ attention with targeted marketing campaigns on social media and Google. Make sure customers can find your sock store by using Shopify’s built-in SEO tools and integrated blogging.

Award-winning support

Connect with Shopify customer support over online chat, phone, or email. Support is available 24/7, and can help with almost any challenge your sock business encounters.

Learn more about selling socks

  • First, you need to decide whether to manufacture or dropship. Then determine the type of socks you want to sell and who you’ll be selling to. Will your socks be for specific functions like cold conditions, or will they be for sporting activities? Once you’re ready, iyou can create a Shopify store to leverage its omnichannel marketing platform. There are 70+ themes to choose from and over 6,000 apps in the Shopify App Store for maximum performance.

  • Shopify makes it easy to manufacture or dropship socks. In fact, with the Shopify mobile app, you can manage your inventory, fulfill orders, and contact customers, all on the go. You can even integrate third-party websites like Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest, making it seamless to sell on whichever platform you choose.

  • Yes, you can sell socks on Shopify. Whether you’re manufacturing or dropshipping, you can leverage Shopify’s all-in-one marketing system to sell your socks online. You can integrate your Shopify store with Ordoro, Inventory Source, and eCommHub to start dropshipping. And you can offer product variations in size, color, or material, to give your customers many options.

  • Yes, selling socks is profitable. The global socks market had a valuation of $45.1 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow by 6% by 2026.

  • How you price your socks depends on the type of socks you sell. The best practice for pricing socks is to analyze your competitors and calculate your costs using Shopify’s free profit margin calculator.

  • The kinds of socks that sell the best include specialty socks, athletic socks, formal socks, compression socks, casual socks, and multiple-toe socks.

  • One good example of an online sock store is Silky Socks, a Shopify-powered store.

Scale your sales

Powerful apps

Showcase your socks with professionally edited photos or build customer loyalty with rewards programs. With over 80 options in the Shopify App Store, you can customize your store experience and test for success.

Sell everywhere

Sell your socks online, in-person, and wherever your customers are. Quickly accept payments, view sales, fulfill orders, and track inventory with the Shopify POS app—no matter where you sell.

Scalable pricing plans

For sock businesses at every stage and size

Basic Shopify

Best for new ecommerce businesses with occasional in-person sales

$29per month

Shopify

Best for growing businesses selling online or in-store

$79per month

Advanced Shopify

Best for scaling businesses that require advanced reporting

$299per month

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