We here at ODM love celebrations and festivals! After all, festive periods always call for custom promotional products! Every year, ODM designs and manufactures custom socks themed in that year’s featured animal.

year of the rat socks

year of the rat socks

Now, the long-anticipated socks for the Year of The Rat next year are finally here! This year, we have designs in multiple color combinations! In addition, we also designed the custom laminated card with hanger to hold the socks folded neatly in place.

Year of The Rat Socks

Year of The Rat Socks

In the Chinese Zodiac, the rat symbolizes intelligence, quick-wittedness, resourcefulness, energy, and sharpness. If you were born in 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, or 2008, you were born in the Year of The Rat! People born in the Year of the Rat are said to show these aspects strongly in their personalities.

Year of The Rat Socks

Year of The Rat Socks

According to an interesting story about the rat in the Chinese Zodiac, the Jade Emperor held a competition to decide the Zodiac animals. The quick-witted rat, knowing that it would have to come up with a creative way to win, asked the tenacious ox to carry him across the river. Upon crossing the river, the rat immediately jumped down and crossed the finish line before the ox, winning the race and becoming the first of the Zodiac animals!

Year of The Rat Socks


Year of The Rat Socks

We are continuing our annual tradition of designing custom promotional socks for Chinese New Year. Earlier this year for the Year of The Pig, we did something different, pairing the pig design with the breast cancer pink ribbon and coming up with numerous breast cancer awareness merchandise to raise awareness for breast cancer. In addition, 20% of all sales revenue from the Year of the Pig merchandise was also donated to breast cancer charities around the world.

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Last year, it was the Year of the Dog, for which we produced our adorable Year of The Pug socks!

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We hope that these Lucky Year of The Rat socks will bring you great luck, prosperity and success in the upcoming year!

Be sure to also check out these other Year of The Rat merchandise we designed!

Year of The Rat Socks

Year of The Rat Socks

Check out this Rat keychain! A promotional keychain is a classic promotional item that never fails to go out of style, mainly due to its versatility and simplicity!

 

Year of The Rat Socks

Year of The Rat Socks

Another cool item; custom Rat-shaped speakers! This cute item simultaneously functions as a decorative item, as well as a promotional speaker! It was also designed strategically such that the speaker amplifiers were placed in the rat’s ears, such that it appears natural and inconspicuous!

 

Year of The Rat Socks

Year of The Rat Socks

We also designed this Rat-shaped custom promotional pen holder! This is an excellent product to give children to bring to school, or it can function as a cool addition to your office desk as well! Hence, it’s an excellent promotional item for kids or as a branded corporate gift!

 

How we can help you

If you would like your own pair of these Lucky Year of The Rat socks or any other featured merchandise, don’t hesitate to contact us today! ODM designs, sources, and manufactures custom promotional products. Our dedicated team of talented product designers can design the perfect custom promotional product for your company. We also offer product brainstorming sessions to come up with a range of custom promotional products perfect for your company! Do not hesitate to contact us today to learn more about how we can boost your brand’s marketing efforts!

 

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Want a more unique gift idea for Chinese New Year? Well, check out this Pug-shaped ball launching toy that we designed for the Year of the Dog! This fun and unique promotional item will be especially popular with children!

 

Be sure to also check out this blog on the great range of custom promotional products that Starbucks unveiled as part of their Chinese New Year merchandise this year! This is an excellent example of a brand that epitomizes effective festive marketing!