This product is discontinued, but can be custom ordered. Visit the custom order page for more information.
Wear these Adinkra Symbols socks and you will be sharing your love of African culture with everyone. Learn what the symbols mean and start a conversation!
- PERFECTLY SIZED: Fits Men's shoe sizes 8 to 12 and Women's 8 to 13.
- LOOKS AND FEELS GOOD: These perfectly sized socks are made from soft combed cotton and have seamless stitching at the toes that wrap comfortably around your feet. You will never want to take these off. You can wash them and the colors won't fade.
- EMBRACE AFRICA: Adinkra symbols were created in Ghana and share proverbs to be passed down from generation to generation. You can now embrace this tradition and display it with pride.
- GREAT FOR GIFTING: Get one for a friend (they will be very happy) and one for yourself (you will be happy too).
These Sankofa Edition™ socks feature real Adinkra symbols. Add a unique punch to any outfit from dressy suits to casual jeans. Socks are made from combed cotton and feature seamless toes for maximum comfort.
|Gye Nyame - "except for God" symbolizes the omnipotence and omnipresence of God.|
|Gwennimmen - the "Ram's horn" symbolizes humility and strength. A ram is gentle enough to be sacrificed but also strong enough to fight when it needs to.|
|Duafe - "wooden comb" symbolizes the importance of taking care of self to be the best that person can be.|
|Sankofa - means "it is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten." The term is a combination of the words: san (return), ko (go), fa (seek and take). "Sankofa" teaches us to go back to our roots to move forward.|
|Sankofa Heart - This symbol is a variation of the Sankofa bird symbol and carries the same theme of cherishing our roots.|