The Story of John’s Crazy Socks
John’s Crazy Socks is a father-son venture inspired by John Lee Cronin, a young man with Down syndrome, and his love of colorful and fun socks, or what he calls his ‘crazy socks’.
Their business is built on love. They are on a mission to spread happiness with socks.
They have built their business on four pillars:
SOCKS: they offer over 1,200 varieties of socks and growing, so you can find the perfect socks for you or to give as a gift. Their customers love the socks
FAST AND PERSONAL SHIPPING: they ship same day so most customers get their orders within two days and they make it personal. Every package contains a thank you note from John and candy
GIVING BACK: they donate 5 percent of their earnings to the Special Olympics and they have created a series of Awareness and Charity socks and donate money from each pair of socks to causes lie Down syndrome and Autism Awareness, the Special Olympics and breast cancer research
PROVING WHAT’S POSSIBLE: they are a business started by a man with Down syndrome. They hire people with disabilities. They do all they can for their customers. They believe that doing the right thing is the best business.
What is John’s Crazy Socks about?
For John’s Crazy Socks, the focus is easy to see, socks, socks and more socks, but not just any socks. They seek those socks that will make a difference. That will make you smile or laugh that will tug at your heart that will add some zest to your life. Spreading happiness through socks.
They have over 1,200 socks, but these are some of the favorite socks right now. Space, sports, teacher socks, valentine socks, wedding socks, wine lovers and women.
Other collections include some of the following: animal socks, Autism awareness socks, book lover socks, floral and garden, cat lovers and sock of the month club.
Where does John’s Crazy Socks get its socks?
They search the world to find socks you will love. So they visit stores, boutiques, craft shops, online catalogs, vendor marts and more.
Take care of your socks and they will take care of you:
- Wear your socks: they are beautiful and full of life. Don’t forget about them and leave them stuffed in your sock drawer
- Keep them together: a single sock is heart breaking
- Wash them: keep your socks clean and fresh
John’s Crazy Socks: A store as unique as our founder.