About Us

Tanaka Designs socks is a brand that empowers self-confidence and makes you stand out in a crowd by wearing these bold striking colorful prints. Our fancy socks are very comfortable knitted using the highest premium Egyptian Cotton. Wearing Tanaka Designs socks shows that you are active, creative, bright dreamer, adventurers, ready to explore and conquer with more confidence.

Giving Back

Tanaka Designs was founded on the philosophy of giving back to those in need, giving hope and connecting children to opportunities. We exist to help children from disadvantaged backgrounds. Currently, we are removing impediments to education by providing academic resources such as text books, internet access, laptops, Lantern Battery Powered Lights used to study at night, pay for school fees, uniforms, textbooks, transportation fees and food to children in Zimbabwe.

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”*, eradicate poverty, reduce teen pregnancies and end early forced marriages. With every pair of socks purchased from Tanaka Designs, a child in Zimbabwe will eat and go to school.

Quality education is one of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) with focus on quality learning opportunities and skill development for all children despite their gender or family’s socio-economic status. At Tanaka Designs, we are committed to eliminate poverty by investing in the future of all children today through access to quality education.

* by Nelson Mandela

Our Goal

Our goal is to make socks with vibrant colorful prints that will make you feel comfortable, energetic and excitement.

With every pair of socks that you purchase, you are helping a bright child in need to get a good quality education. By uplifting one child, we will have uplifted the whole village towards a better life. Societies with high rates of education completion have lower crime, better overall health, and civic involvement.

At Tanaka Designs we believe lack of access to education is considered the root of poverty. That is why we want every child to be given access to education and skills they need to make this world a better place.

Our Product

We decided to make socks that are African inspired from our Zimbabwean roots were people always wear a bright smile and happy all the time.