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Best socks/other for outdoor worker?

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BoudicasBoudoir Thu 29-Oct-20 10:42:02

I’d like to get something for a very kind neighbour who has been looking after my Mum.

She works outdoors, so I thought of something to keep her warm. What are the best thermal socks? Or does anyone have any other good ideas, please?

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XingMing Thu 29-Oct-20 14:01:09

The loveliest socks for anyone who works outside are Corrymoor mohair. The Companion style is my personal favourite; I buy two pairs a year and with reasonable care (no boil wash), they go on for years but they do get a little thinner, which makes them fine all year round except very hot summers. No, they don't itch. They also never smell even if you wear them for a week. Trust me on this.

Trumpton Thu 29-Oct-20 15:14:14

I second mohair ( goats’ wool) socks . I buy mine from a local breeder but she is very low on stock at the moment .
Named by my Son in Law “ The Best Socks in The World ™️“
I have heard that Corrymoor are equally good .

BoudicasBoudoir Thu 29-Oct-20 15:14:24

Ooh thank you, they sound perfect!

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