“Among the many clothing types in our wardrobe, none leads a more unappreciated existence than the sock. Wavering between undergarment and outerwear, the staggering amount of pressure and force applied to the sock each time we take a step forward attests to its silent resilience. It is thus, not without irony, that the common definition of quality socks lies precisely in how little we take notice of its presence; a good pair of socks becomes one that is absent when worn on the feet…”
‘Science of the Secondary: Socks’ is the eighth edition in the series of ongoing research conceived and developed by Atelier HOKO.
175 x 250 mm
Photography & Illustrations in Full Colour
First Published in December 2016
Published by Atelier HOKO
First Edition 700 copies
Second Edition 1000 copies