Best Merino Wool Socks

Updated May 2019
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Nothing is more uncomfortable than cold, wet feet, making merino wool socks a great investment for the winter. Merino wool is known for its superior warmth and moisture absorption, and it won’t make your feet itch. These socks are generally thick and can be long (over the calf) or crew (mid-calf). Some can go in the dryer while others can’t. Most merino wool socks come in neutral browns, blacks, and grays, but some are dyed in bright colors like red, green, and yellow. They’re commonly more expensive than synthetic or cotton socks, so it’s important that they remain durable through multiple washes. There should be enough merino wool in the socks to effectively absorb wetness and keep your feet warm.

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