Which material is best for socks?
Best sock materials for every need
|Need||Best sock material|
|Comfort and cushioning||Cotton, Wool, Merino, Cashmere, Bamboo|
|Durability||Cotton, Bamboo, Polyester, Spandex, Nylon, Polypropylene|
|Sweat and wick moisture||Bamboo, Cotton, (some) Polyester, Polypropylene|
|Insulation and warmth||Wool, Merino, Cashmere, Cotton|
What machine is used to make socks?
Sock Knitting Overview
Sock knitting machines are highly specialized circular knitting machines specific to the products made on them. These machines can use any type of yarn or fiber to produce hosiery and socks made to shape, size, and performance criteria.