When you’re buying alpaca wool socks, you will see that there are plenty of different types of socks. We’re not just talking about the design or the style of the socks, we mean the type. Most people usually have a preference for the sock type that they want but, it’s a good idea to make sure that you have one of each to cover all weather and all events.
Each sock type has its own advantages and disadvantages that make them perfect for wear. If you’re shopping with us, you will see that our inventory is tight and very focused on getting you the most performance in the smallest package. So, what makes each type special and a must-have?
We’re going to take a closer look at it here. In our eyes, everyone should have at least one pair of the following socks in their wardrobe:
1. Knee High Socks - Built for extreme conditions
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As the name suggests, these socks come up to your knees. They’re perfect for athletes as well as people with diabetes and probably most often people hunting or hiking in the winter. Knee high socks are especially beneficial for diabetics as it prevents blood from collecting at the feet of a person.
They’re great for running and high intensity exercises as well during the winter. Getting these in alpaca wool is a good idea because you can get a sock that is not only healthier for your feet but is also moisture-wicking and offers extra protection too. The insulating nature of alpaca means you don't have to wear a liner or extra socks to achieve the same warmth.
2. Crew Socks - The workhorse sock for 80% of your life
These socks are the length that everyone commonly wears. Crew socks are extremely versatile and are worn with almost anything. Whether you’re wearing formal attire or opting for something informal, these are the socks that you can opt for.
Their versatility also means that even if you’re indulging in some physical exercise, you can opt for these sock types. If you get them in alpaca wool, it allows you to have socks that are moisture-wicking, hypoallergenic and which can be perfect for winter wear. Perfect for all day at work + your workout or for an all day, outdoor adventure in nature.
3. Ankle Socks - Warm weather performance via alpaca wool
These are the socks of choice for anyone in summer. Ankle socks are great for wearing on summer days and for outdoor activity. While they offer less coverage, they are great for keeping your toes and heel safe and dry from sweat. Ankle socks also offer more cushioning and are great for casual wear and for athletic purposes.
By understanding the different types of socks and what they’re best for, you can figure out just which ones you should have in your wardrobe.
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If you’re looking for the best alpaca wool socks to buy, you should shop with us. Our inventory has a huge collection of socks that are available in every style, size and color option. Shop with us today and see for yourself!