Customer Sock Design Contest

Announcing the 2021 Sock Design Winners

Congratulations to the Winners. They designed socks that spread happiness!
We look forward to the 2022 Sock Design Contest Starting in the Summer 2022

Grand Prize Winner Sierra Sapack

2nd Place Winner Elsie Joy

3rd Place Winner Jordan Ellis



$1,000 Visa Gift Card

Receive One Dozen Socks With Your Design.
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$100 John's Crazy Socks Gift Card


$50 John's Crazy Socks Gift Card

Application Process

  • This contest has ended, thank you for visiting.
  • Only these file types will be accepted: JPG, PNG, PDF.
  • You can submit up to 5 designs.
  • 1 prize per person.

Official Contest Rules

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Applicants must reside in the United States.
  • Applicants must create their own designs and must own the rights to his or her design.
  • Each person can submit up to five designs.
  • Employees of John’s Crazy Socks are not eligible.
  Application Process
  • All applications must be submitted through the John’s Crazy Socks website.
  • Applicants must complete an online form to provide contact information.
  • Applicants must upload a picture of his or her design.
  • Applicants must acknowledge that he or she owns the rights to the design.
  • Applicants must acknowledge that they will abide by the contest rules.
  Ownership of Designs
  • The ownership of the designs remains with the designer and John’s Crazy Socks does not claim ownership of submitted designs.
  • Submitting an entry gives John’s Crazy Socks the right to use the design.
  • If your design is selected as the winner, you agree to give John’s Crazy Socks the right to use the design.
  • The only compensation for the design is the prize awarded through the contest.
  • If John’s Crazy Socks wishes to use the design of a non-winner, then we will contact that designer to seek their permission to use the design.
Design Guidelines
  • Designs should take inspiration from the theme “Spreading Happiness through Socks.”
  • Design socks that will make people feel happy when worn.
  • You Can Submit Up to 5 Designs.
  • Maximum 1 Prize per person.
  • Sock Style will be Crew.
  • Be bold. Have fun. Be creative.
  • Think of designs full of joy.
  • We are looking for originality.
  • Designs cannot include any copyrighted or trademarked images.
  • Socks are a unique product to design. Design options to avoid include:
  • Too many colors (more than 6) are hard to translate into a sock design.
  • Shading colors or gradients do not show up well.
  • Fine imagery is hard to make work.
Requirements of the Winners
  • The first prize winner agrees to allow John’s Crazy Socks to use his or her design.
  • Winners agree to provide a profile photo to John’s Crazy socks for use in promoting this contest.
  • The winners agree to allow their names, pictures, towns, and states to be used by John’s Crazy Socks.
  • This winner information will be used in announcing the winners and promoting this contest.
  Non Affiliations
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Tik Tok.


Customer Sock Design Contest 2021

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