Essential Everyday Knits

The Best Everyday Socks for Men

December 13, 2019 Style By Photo by Hunter Kelley

Your everyday socks are some of the most worn and washed items in your wardrobe. As such, make sure to routinely invest in versatile, durable pairs. Explore a range of hard-wearing materials and choose colors that compliment your preexisting wardrobe. Most importantly, make it a habit to buy a new pair every-so-often so your sock drawer stays in optimal condition.

Nike Dri-Fit Cusion Crew

Materials: 49% polyester, 43% cotton, 6% nylon, 2% spandex
Care: machine wash, tumble dry

American Trench Mil-Spec Sport Socks with Silver

Materials: 68% cotton, 24% nylon, 4% spandex, 4% anti-microbial silver
Care: machine wash, tumble dry

Arvin Goods Casual Sock

Materials: 52% upcycled-cotton, 40% recycled polyester (RPET), 3% nylon, 3% spandex, 2% elastic
Care: machine wash, tumble dry

Bombas Merino Wool Socks

Materials: 77% Merino Wool, 21% Polyester, 2% Spandex
Care: machine wash, tumble dry

Smartwool New Classic Rib Sock

Materials: 63% merino wool, 35% nylon, 2% elastane
Care: machine wash, tumble dry

Lady White Co. Socks

Materials: 90% organic cotton, 8% polyester, 2% elastic
Care: machine wash, tumble dry
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