Today We Want: SUSHI SOCKS 2.0!
And We Can Have Them!
Looking in from without, the Japanese sense of humor is...an acquired taste. Like the language and culture, it's often highly contextual and quite literally can't be understood until you know what seems like 200-300 inside jokes. But, there's one area where Japanese humor really shines for any audience: When Japan goes all meta on itself.
It's not a self-deprecating humor, per-se, but even the most revered aspects of Japanese culture can be jabbed and poked at for laughs. Food, particularly that which is unique to Japanese culture, is truly honored and considered essential and fundamental to the Japanese character - but it's not off limits.
And so it was decreed: One Round of Sushi Socks is Not Nearly Enough! Our friends at Tokyo Otaku Mode have the rest of the story:
Sushi Socks 2.0
TOM’s product description:
“Fun to look at and fun to wear! These Sushi Socks look just like delicious sushi when rolled up. Your sock drawer will never be the same! They are also comfortable and durable. The sushi detail is knitted into the sock with colored thread instead of being printed. There are 10 versions available so there is sure to be a perfect pair for every sushi lover you know! Here are all your options from our “Sushi Socks” menu: Crab, Sweet Shrimp, Negitoro, Japanese Amberjack, Squid, Corn Mayo, Natto, Sea Urchin, California Roll, and Futomaki! These Sushi Socks are even made in Toyama, Japan! Makes a great gift for fans of Japanese cuisine!”
- Variations: Crab, Sweet Shrimp, Negitoro, Japanese Amberjack, Squid, Corn Mayo, Natto, Sea Urchin, Futomaki, California Roll
- Available: Now
- Price: $5.39/each; $48.99/10-Pair Set
- Made in: Japan
- ORDER NOW FROM TOKYO OTAKU MODE