Categories Archives: Thorlo Socks

How to Choose the Right Socks for Your Lifestyle

Selecting the correct shoe for your daily activities is important: if you frequently hike, climb, run or even work out at the gym, you know the importance of specialty footwear. Shoes are an essential investment towards comfort and performance during recreational activities. However, just as important to your health is the process of selecting the […]

Basic Tips to Preventing Blisters

Just like a splinter or scab, blisters are an experience we’ve all had at some point or another in our lives. While it isn’t uncommon to have them pop up on our hands, our feet is where the majority of blisters occur. They’re visually off-putting, physically irritating (sometimes downright painful) and, most importantly, they’re entirely […]

Need Warm Socks? Check Out These Wool Versions!

If you get cold feet during the winter months, consider wearing wool socks. These are the ultimate in warmth and comfort for your feet. Some socks are thicker than others, but it’s important to look for socks that have good wicking properties so that your feet don’t just sweat in the fabric. Here are a […]

The Perfect Socks for Everyone!

Footwear etc. carries many brands of socks for your comfort and style needs. But which to choose? So many options, so many socks. Here’s a tour of the many socks we carry: iT Comfort Socks: These products were designed in collaboration with orthopedists who work with athletes. Their unique fiber formula provides for non-irritating non-constricting, […]

Thorlo Thick Cushion Running Socks – These Socks Were Made For Running

About a year ago, I discovered a new passion: running. How many other activities would allow me to lose inches while getting fresh air and catching up on my “reading” with my MP3 player full of audio books? But running also had some serious cons… the biggest of which were BLISTERS. It’s amazing how miserable […]