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Remodelista Gift Guide 2021: Warm Socks for Wintery Days and Nights

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Remodelista Gift Guide 2021: Warm Socks for Wintery Days and Nights

December 2, 2021

For padding around at home or walking in the woods—and feeling grounded during unsettled times: the gift on seemingly everyone’s wish list this year is a pair of woolly socks. Warm and cozy, yes—and evocative of simpler days. Put these on and be transported.

N.B.: Most of the examples featured here are unisex, but check sizing before ordering.

woven in portugal by third generation hosiers, brook farm general store&#8\ 9
Above: Woven in Portugal by third-generation hosiers, Brook Farm General Store’s Recycled Cotton Socks are $28.
from her studio in dublin, natural dyes expert kathryn davey tints irish \100 p 10
Above: From her studio in Dublin, natural dyes expert Kathryn Davey tints Irish 100 percent Wool Socks in inspired colors; €39. Read about her work in our post Plant-Dyed in Dublin and check out her case for wearing wool.
above from the thunders love recycled materials collection, burgundy socks of r 11
Above From the Thunders Love recycled materials collection, Burgundy Socks of recycled wool flecked in gray and black are on sale for €22.50. They’re also available in a spectrum of other colors.
fog linen&#8\2\17;s cotton linen marled socks fit up to women&#8\2\17;s 12
Above: Fog Linen’s cotton-linen Marled Socks fit up to women’s size 11; $26 each from from Vestige of Philadelphia.
japanese fashion line kapital&#8\2\17;s densely knit cotton poly gogh socks 13
Above: Japanese fashion line Kapital’s densely knit cotton-poly Gogh Socks come in a range of tones that evoke Van Gogh paintings; $53 from Covet + Lou of Newton, Massachusetts.
nishiguchi kutsushita has been knitting socks since \1950. its wool jacquard de 14
Above: Nishiguchi Kutsushita has been knitting socks since 1950. Its Wool Jacquard design, $26 from Rikumo, wins the prize for the “suddenly seen everywhere sock.”
another nishiguchi kutsushita design, silk and cotton grey socks are \$\25 from 15
Above: Another Nishiguchi Kutsushita design, Silk and Cotton Grey Socks are $25 from Moth in Chicago. Three other color combinations are also available.
toast&#8\2\17;s machine washable, alpaca bed socks are knit in england from 16
Above: Toast’s machine washable, Alpaca Bed Socks are knit in England from Peruvian alpaca. They come in brown, ecru, and gray; $40

Featured image: Kathryn Davey’s plant-dyed wool socks.

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