Black couple sitting on the floor holding bands wearing blue and purple bamboo socks with african design
man sitting on a chair outside with red bamboo socks with african design black man sitting on a chair outside with red bamboo socks with african design
woman sitting on a bench outside with orange bamboo socks with african design african woman sitting on a bench outside with orange bamboo socks with african design
Two feet on a carpet wearing blue bamboo socks with african design Two feet on a carpet wearing blue bamboo socks with african design
Two feet with yello bamboo socks with african design and black sneakers entering a door Black man sitting on a bench with yellow bamboo socks with african pattern
three pair of feet with black, blue, orange dress socks in bamboo with african print Black couple sitting on the floor dressing colorful bamboo socks
Bamboo socks with African Pride
Designed in Sweden with love
Gift boxes for children
FOR THE SMALLER ONES

Children love our socks! Now we have colorful gift boxes also for the smaller members of the family!

The gift boxes contain four pair of socks with our playful designs with either the Classic, Vibes or Diamond patterns from the Ogene Collection.

The socks are in size 30-35, which fits children in the age of 5-9 years old.

LET YOUR STYLE TELL A STORY

Akụkọ premium quality bamboo socks let you express your style and story with every step. Akụkọ means “story” in igbo. With our roots in Nigeria and our feet in Sweden we create space for African stories and make sustainable and vibrant statement socks to carry our messages to the world.

Whether you want to add a colorful twist to your corporate wear, vibe up your streetstyle or add some style to your gym outfit, Akụkọ socks will make sure your day will be filled with positive energy!

The ogene collection

The Ogene Collection is inspired by Ogene, a musical instrument but also a tool used by the town cryer to call for gatherings in Igbo communities of eastern Nigeria.

Bamboo

PASSION FOR the planet

Our goal is to inspire. Even the smallest parts in life needs to be both sustainable and spark joy! Our socks are made of organically grown bamboo with patterns and colours inspired by the motherland.

OUR SUSTAINABILITY APPROACH
A GIFT WITH STYLE

Are you looking for the perfect christmas present for your family, friends and loved ones? Look no further, we have the perfect presents for you. The gift boxes contains four colorful socks from our Ogene Collection.

The gift box is inspired by the four market days that make up the native week in the Igbo calendar – Eke, Oye, Afor and Nkwo.

two women in dresses and black african bamboo dress socks in heels sitting on stone black woman in white dress, blue african bamboo socks sitting in a tree
black woman with colorful african dress socks and heels lying down by a lake Black man with african dress socks and sneakers standing at a red brick wall
couple with black man and woman with suit, dress, colorful african bamboo dress socks sitting by water black man, black woman in red jumpsuit with african bamboo dress socks sneakers heels in nature
Hybrids of cultures & identity
Connect through the experiences of people from the African diaspora
we are akuko!

Listen my people,
we have stories to tell!