by Nathan James March 23, 2021

Socks are garments that everyone needs but few people understand the true value of. The basics are simple: wear socks that protect your feet, are comfortable in your shoes, and keep you warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Such a mindset makes it understandable that some individuals have trouble wrapping their minds around investing a bit more in high quality socks. While not every pair of socks qualify, merino wool dress socks for men from Boardroom Socks are worth the investment.

Why Merino Wool Dress Socks are Worth the Investment

Moderately priced when compared to many competitors, men’s merino wool dress socks from Boardroom Socks are the perfect blend of comfort and style. They pair practicality with functionality to bring men high-quality, comfortable, versatile socks they can feel good about wearing all the time.

Socks for Every Season

It is a common misconception that merino wool socks are just for cold weather. The reason for this is due to merino wool socks’ exceptional ability to regulate temperature. Men’s merino wool socks use wool sourced from the merino sheep found in the mountains of New Zealand and Australia. This climate is known its extremely hot summers and cold, wet winters. The sheep that live in New Zealand’s mountains have wool that adapts to these weather conditions, keeping them cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Using this type of wool to knit men’s dress socks results in temperature control socks that are neither too hot nor too cold. This makes merino wool socks for men perfect for every season, giving men socks they can wear all year round. Men get unique value and reduce the total amount of socks they need to purchase when they invest in merino wool

Why Merino Wool Dress Socks are Worth the Investment

Breathable Socks for Odor and Moisture Control

Everyone’s feet are different, but one thing is certain: no one likes sweaty feet. Merino wool socks for men are the best socks for odor control and moisture. Whether from walking around all day or due to wearing shoes made of certain materials, men’s feet may sweat. Wearing merino wool socks not only helps keep feet dry when they start to sweat but is also beneficial for odor control. Men may feel self-conscious about how their feet smell, especially if they are worried that they have been stuck inside sweaty socks all day. Merino wool men’s socks alleviate this issue by delivering men with breathable socks that keep their feet dry and comfortable all day long. It does this by pulling moisture away from the body, allowing it to evaporate and reducing the risk of moisture. This action simultaneously lessens bacterial growth and foot odor, meaning there is no need to worry about when men take off their shoes to warm their feet by the fire.

Why Merino Wool Dress Socks are Worth the Investment

Best of all, merino wool dress socks from Boardroom Socks are guaranteed to stay up all day long without the risk of slipping or sagging. They are made from high-quality, comfortable material and come in both mid-calf and over-the-calf lengths. Available in patterns and solid colors, merino wool men’s dress socks are just what fashionable gentlemen need to complement any look.

Nathan James
Nathan James

CEO, Boardroom Socks

Nathan's favorite dress socks are our burgundy merino wool socks. You will also frequently find him wearing our new no-show socks with loafers. Outside of the office he enjoys fishing, reading and exploring Charlotte.

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