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5 Shops to Buy Cute Socks in Umeda, Osaka

2016.04.07

Writer name : science_girl

Japanese socks are considered a fashionable item and are gathering a lot of attention internationally thanks to their trendy look and design. Japan has a huge variety of socks available for sale at reasonable prices. In this article, you will find a selection of specialty sock stores in Umeda, Osaka.

1. Tabio Grand Front Osaka

First of all, we would like to introduce the Tabio Grand Front Osaka store. This store is directly connected to JR Osaka Station, which makes it very convenient if you want to casually drop by during your trip. The shop, which you will find right next to the escalator on the 3rd floor of the Grand Front Osaka South Building, has a slightly luxurious feeling to it and features a colorful display of socks which will surely make you excited just by seeing them.
Besides socks, the shop offers a wide array of other types of leg wear such as leggings, tights, and room socks. The display is pleasing to the eye and arranged in such a way that you can easily find what you are looking for.
Tabio's attractiveness does not lie only in the plentiful lineup available. The fact that all their products are "Made in Japan" means that their quality is also very good. A pair of cute Tabio socks may make for a really nice present.

*Photo is for illustration purposes only.


1. Tabio Grand Front Osaka


Official Homepage (Japanese only)

2. cureasse Yodobashi Umeda

Cureasse, another store specializing in cute socks, is definitely a must visit too. The Cureasse Yodobashi Umeda store located on the 5th floor of Yodobashi Camera Multimedia Umeda, adjacent to JR Osaka Station, is a very popular sock store in Osaka. The socks in this shop are known for their high quality designs which are enough to make your feet and legs look trendy.
The store enjoys a great reputation for its plentiful lineup, which subtly introduces the latest trends and is reasonably priced, and the bright display includes a wide array of socks for all generations: from trendy and cute socks for people of all ages. And these are not just for women; the shop also offers casual and business socks for men.
If you want to wear trendy socks but don't like to go overboard, this is a great store to find socks that you can match with your usual wardrobe. Many of their products are reasonably priced, making them good souvenirs as well.

*Photo is for illustration purposes only.


2. cureasse Yodobashi Umeda


Official Homepage (Japanese only)

3. Kutsushita-ya LUCUA Osaka

The Kutsushita-ya LUCUA Osaka store is located on the 6th floor of LUCUA Osaka, a shopping mall adjacent to JR Osaka Station. This shop specializes not only in cute socks, but also in leggings and underwear.
The shop offers many practical socks for working women, all of which are of high quality and feature designs and functionalities worthy of the "Made in Japan" label.
Many repeat customers who work jobs that require that they sit or stand for long periods of time state that they "do not get tired when wearing Tabio socks!"
We definitely recommend giving a pair a try, either as a way to prevent your feet from getting tired from walking around sightseeing all day, or to improve your condition.

*Photo is for illustration purposes only.


3. Kutsushita-ya LUCUA Osaka


Official Homepage (Japanese only)

4. CHAUSSETTES Hankyu Sanbangai

If you are looking for socks for fashionable grownup women, we recommend the CHAUSSETTES Hankyu Sanbangai store.
This shop, located at an 8 minute walk from JR Osaka station, is designed under the concept of satisfying the needs of women who want their socks to be "their own unique fashion." CHAUSSETTES socks are especially attractive for offering beauty and a subtle femininity in an elegant way that goes past cuteness by combining timeless orthodox designs and the latest trends.
In addition, this shop offers an embroidery service for its socks. You can have your initials or zodiac sign embroidered for free, or pay an additional 100 JPY (excl. tax) to add your name or a motif, or 200 JPY (excl. tax) for a message.
We recommend this shop for those who want to have their own original socks, or who are looking for a special present for someone.

*Photo is for illustration purposes.


4. CHAUSSETTES Hankyu Sanbangai


Official Homepage (Japanese only)

5. graniph LUCUA

If what you are looking for are original socks, then we recommend graniph, which offers a plentiful lineup of collaboration items.
The graniph LUCUA store is located on the 7th floor of the LUCUA Osaka shopping mall, adjacent to JR Osaka Station, which makes it very easily accessible. While graniph is especially well-known for its design T-shirts, they also offer plenty of cardigans and socks. Their lineup features cute and original socks, including socks featuring internationally famous British band The Beatles, and collaboration socks featuring "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by American picture book writer Eric Carle.
Their trendy socks, which are surely enjoyable not just for fans but for just about anyone, are a great deal: just 648 JPY (excl. tax) a pair! We definitely recommend them if you are looking for the kinds of socks that you can only find here.

*Photo is for illustration purposes.


5. graniph LUCUA


Official Homepage

How did you find the article? There are many shops specializing in cute socks in Umeda, Osaka. The ones featured in this article are very easily accessible from the station. We hope this information will help you find a new favorite pair of socks at your travel destination!

*Please note that the prices and other information in the article may not be the most up-to-date information.

*Please note that the information in this article is from the time of writing or publication and may differ from the latest information.

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