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DDC-030 "DDC Crew Sock"

Photo: ©2015 DDC Merchandise Archives

Product Description:
HECK YES: “DDC Factory Floor Issue “Crew Sock.”

Sometimes, we’re firing on all cylinders. Other times, it takes us awhile to get our shit together. Atmosphere made us that first batch of socks in, uh, 2007? I think it was 300 pair, and I remember that number sounding astronomical I burnt through them pretty fast, and went to get another order going and the vendor Atmosphere was going through had closed its doors. I was out of luck. So I went on a search, and tried a number of fast-talking vendors. No dice. Always something a little off or a little wonky. And long sample times and stuff.

Luckily, Stephen Cleary from SigSocks took my job on, and after some time, we nailed the sample and then got a big order going. Relief! We’re back in business with these orange beauties. I’ll never let these ones go out of stock again! Or my name isn’t Aaron James Draplin.

Fun Tip: Buy two pair, double them up, and sweat like a pig. Fun. You need these. .

Product Details:
01. Set of two. You know, “one for each foot.”
02. The only color you need: “DDC Orange.”
03. Cotton/Acrylic blend.
04. Durable construction. Long-lasting materials.
05. Ankle and arch comfort, pretty much.
06. Ultra-comfy fit.
07. We’ll never let these bad boys go out of stock, ever again.
Ordering Details:
$12.99 + $2.00 Shipping Per Pair (U.S.A.)
The Fine Print:
For customers using PayPal, click the link above they’ll take it from there. For customers who aren’t using PayPal, send us an email to “orders(at)draplin.com” and we’ll get back to you with an address to ship the funds to. We accept money orders and cold hard cash, so, get with it, man! All orders are shipped out as fast as we can. Usually a couple days after the order comes in. We ship everything USPS “First Class” rates. If you want quicker shipping, contact us and we can ramp it up to USPS Priority, or whatever you need. We aim to please!
International Orders:
We cover the shipping in the states, but charge the basics for international orders. Before you place the order through our PayPal account, send us an email to “orders(at)draplin.com” and we’ll get you a shipping quote for the goods you are interested in. As simple as that! Thanks!

©2015 DDC Dry Goods Div., Merch Dept., Portland, Ore.

There Are 25 Comments

Oh damn. Practical and stylish! Safety Orange is the new Safety Red. As a native Vermonter I look down with disdain upon the slovenly uneducated hick state that is New Hampshire but I must admit I have always been slightly envious of their motto. Badass.

Posted by: Morganfelder on 07/31/08 at 10:03 AM

Is it possible for these to ship to Australia?

Posted by: CJPercival on 08/26/08 at 1:06 AM

Was there an answer to the Australia query?

Posted by: Adrian on 09/14/08 at 11:07 PM

I’ve got big feet. Will they fit me?

Orange is good, but for me - green is the new orange.

When these are sold out, you should make more, make ‘em green and make ‘em big.

Posted by: Ken S on 09/19/08 at 6:11 AM

Australians need to know about the sock shipping issue

Posted by: Evil Paul on 09/25/08 at 2:39 AM

Crikey Mate,
Can the bleeding socks be shipped to Oz, or should we be holding out for more plate tectonic shift to bring us right with you Yanks before we get proper footie?

Posted by: Chris on 09/30/08 at 9:55 AM

Inquiring minds want to know.

Posted by: techvector on 10/02/08 at 5:25 PM

Give Oz a chance, man.

Posted by: beardo on 10/09/08 at 7:22 AM

Got my socks yesterday. Wearing them today. So warm and comfy. These sock frakin’ rock!

Thanks, Draplin!


Posted by: -Fred. (in Michigan) on 10/10/08 at 6:09 AM

Aaron Draplin, your socks fucking rock. Everyone should get a pair. DDC socks are my winter necessity!

Posted by: Andy "Canadian Fury" Jukes on 11/08/08 at 10:55 PM

New Hampshire is a great place for fighting

Posted by: Bob on 11/20/08 at 5:08 PM

i want some ddc socks do i need to pay for shipping

Posted by: porterfield on 12/18/08 at 5:01 PM

got the socks and i must say they are some of the best socks i’ve ever worn. got them on as i write this. if we ever get socks made for the shop i want some like these.

Posted by: porterfield on 01/22/09 at 1:13 PM

These are, by far, the most comfortable socks I’ve ever worn. Really… I’m not kidding.

Posted by: Steve on 04/23/09 at 8:42 AM

This is the best product in the merch store. When are we going to see a new color/design?

I was wearing my socks at Thanksgiving dinner with the fam and they we’re a bit hit. I’ve had to order three more pairs to give out as hanukkah gifts this year.

Posted by: Abraham Wallin on 11/27/09 at 11:58 AM

Please make more… just saw on Christine’s feet and coveted greatly!

Posted by: Matt on 01/20/11 at 12:31 PM

Dear DDC,

It is imperative that you make more of these stupendous socks. I must own a pair. I have a bit of a thing for socks, you see. I really like them.

Mikah Sargent

Posted by: Mikah Sargent on 04/17/12 at 4:32 PM

make more make more make more

Posted by: james on 08/29/12 at 12:37 AM

these are my favorite socks. so comfy that i have to keep myself from wearing them so they wont wear out too soon!

it would be advised to bring these suckas back :)

Posted by: lauren on 09/02/12 at 4:38 PM

I too have a thing for socks. please make more! these look amazing!

Posted by: Andrew on 10/28/12 at 2:22 PM

best fucking sock ever!!!!! you better make some more for when I wear these fuckers out.

Posted by: clint on 11/08/12 at 7:44 AM

Make some more socks man! If they’re portefield endorsed they must be good!

Posted by: Billy on 01/14/13 at 7:15 AM

OK, Mr. Vermonter you can keep your (entirely incorrect) comments on NH to yourself. It’s a great state (and yes, with a great motto that you should be jealous of) and if you have to trash it to make VT look good…well…what are you overcompensating for, buddy? All those crazy liberals?

Posted by: SandsOfTime on 01/30/13 at 8:51 AM

fuck! I wore them out! Neeed new ones!! Love them.

Posted by: clint on 03/12/13 at 6:39 PM

Def make more. My father in law just saw my ca ‘07 ones and he nearly chainsawed my feet off to get a very used pair. Consider this a pre-order for three pair.

Posted by: Colin whyte on 02/02/14 at 3:45 PM