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Where can I find knee length cashmere socks?

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flyingcloud Tue 06-Oct-09 16:50:15

DH was given a pair - really thick and toasty - as a present for Christmas a couple of years ago and I've just worn them outblush (I have horribly cold feet) He works outdoors and I want to buy him a new pair to replace those I have destroyed as I want him to be warm this winter (and I might be a pair for me too!)

The ones he had came from France but that is all I know.

They MUST be knee length (he won't wear anything shorter as he detests that English thing of men showing off their legs when they sit down).

TIA for a strange, rather particular request!

PCPlumIsMyHomeboy Tue 06-Oct-09 16:53:47

brora

flyingcloud Tue 06-Oct-09 17:02:33

Ooh - Thank you! I had looked ages ago there, but not found any. Must have been mid-summer or end of last winter!

LetThemEatCake Tue 06-Oct-09 17:09:09

yes, I bought a pair from Brora the other week - heaven!!

Sazisi Wed 07-Oct-09 12:18:27

09LUXE for 10% off Brora

notwavingjustironing Wed 07-Oct-09 12:20:41

Have you tried Toast or....... Joules. But don't get started on what the models look like.

<<nod to other thread>>

boodeniites Wed 07-Oct-09 12:38:07

got Brora catalocur in yesterday lots of lovely things but the prices??///

Sourdough Wed 07-Oct-09 12:49:12

Perhaps White Company? I know they do cashmere bed socks. Plumo have gorgeous lacy knitted over-knee socks, but they're more for beauty than practicality.

Sourdough Wed 07-Oct-09 12:51:05

blush must read the OP properly - although your DH might enjoy the lacy mohair socks, what do I know?

Sazisi Wed 07-Oct-09 13:34:28

09LUXE for 10% off Brora

Sazisi Wed 07-Oct-09 13:35:49

How did that happen hmm

Note to self: must not leave toddler unattended with comupter on

geraldinetheluckygoat Wed 07-Oct-09 13:36:34

lol not waving, dont start that again grin

notwavingjustironing Wed 07-Oct-09 13:40:38

sorry, but I couldn't help myself...

paisleyleaf Wed 07-Oct-09 13:47:05

Celtic Sheepskin Co have merino over the knee ones which look lovely. and mohair ones

flyingcloud Thu 08-Oct-09 09:14:25

Thank you all - ordered the Brora ones for him as a nice surprise and a treat.

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