Is there anything more suitably exciting for a dull man than receiving a new pair of socks?
How about making a dull man happy at least one day each month by giving him a subscription to a Sock-of-the-Month Club?
New York Times article “Sock-of-the-Month Clubs Rise Online, Bringing Subscriptions to Feet” [December 3, 2013] tells us much about these sock clubs.
A word of caution: many of the socks from the sock clubs mentioned in the article are too exciting:
We found one that has socks for us, www.soxiety.com/t/socks/men, and there may be more when you search in the other clubs: