Never an afterthought---socks are now full getting respected as another critical part of any performance ensemble for the athletically inclined.
New to us, is the Made In The USA brands- (with home grown wool-BONUS POINTS)- Goodhew (everyday performance, lifestyle+casual) and Sockwell (therapeutic performance-including for those with diabetes and athletes)...founded by former toilers at SmartWool, Jim Markley and Thomas Lee-and designed by Mercedes Marchand.
|ultra-flat toe seams|
|Sockwell-Meta Cushion-women-light compression- all day wear|
|Sockwell knee highs +crews-Easy Does It, Plush|
|Sockwell knee highs...|
|inside out-chafe free toe knit|
|supportive arch w/ Lycra for secure fit-no slip|
|fun-Goodhew Whirlwind -w/ welt top|
FOX RIVER---easily made a lot of attendees very happy at Demo Day-with its new light and mid weight knee high snow performance Peak Series socks-made with a super insulating/comfy blend of Primaloft® yarn and sustainable, naturally performing Merino Wool...given out.
Just how fab---well, for some reason we go the wrong size---but lucky gal pal -could totally fit...and within days, we got an email from her wondering where she could buy more!
|yes-what it looks like-a kid for crafters/kids-containing everything needed to make one sock monkey with step by step instructions & no sewing machine required.|
|Monkey Stripe left- and Monkey Around-right-Red Heel® styles- light weight+cushioned sole, reinforced toe/heel, URFit™ system-w/ 7% Merino wool for comfort. women's-kid's get crew versions.|
New for Fall 2013-is the Helix Fit™ volumetric compression socks (leg-foot) in the Peak Series of performance socks---made with memory knit construction-spandex in every stitch.
Other techy features: CrossFlex heel pocket, anti-slip anchor zones, tapered comfort toe with flat closure technique for chafe free, durable wear-thats reinforced (so is the heel)...EverWear shield to protect the rub zone along the base of the comfort mesh ventilation zones to maximize airflow around the foot and at the base of the Achilles....and moisture management Wick Dry® technology that attracts and moves away moisture to stay dry and comfortable.
|Snowflake-ultra-light-with URfit™(Ultimate Response Fit system) that withstands washing-for stay up wearability via memory knit construction, a non-slipping contoured rib top +spandex compression zones|
|Helix Fit™ supportive volumetric compression knit construction...vented panels remove moisture|
|reinforced toe...with tapered toe box for better fit-flat seam back+above toes|
|reinforced CrossFlex heel pocket|
|EverWear shield-protects rub zone|
|full cushion-anti-slip anchors|