Big size stocks were until a few years ago impossible to find. Especially for women and men that wanted a wide and more comfortable fit that sat right above the ankle.
Where can big and tall socks are found?
Big and tall socks can know be found in sports shops as well as more shoe shops and online too. Big and tall socks can also be found and purchased at many shoe stores in the high street and online too. They are reasonably priced and when taken care of can last years. Big and tall socks can also be found at athletic supply stores, even hunting and fishing stores. Look for sections in areas such as sport or hobbies.
Some big and tall socks come with comfort support such as no elastic, this is great for people who suffer from foot problems or do not wish to be left everyday with an unsightly line around there ankle.
Big and tall socks create a comfortable experience as they are less likely to dig in and cause blisters. They are far more comfortable than the average cheap sock that supplies assume one size fits all. Some women are a shoe size UK 8 and the majority of high street socks does the one size 4-7 which can be extremely annoying.
Big and tall socks can be made with synthetic fabrics which wick, or pull, perspiration away from your feet to the outer layer of the fabric. In the winter, they will help keep your feet warmer, too, because wet feet will soon be freezing feet in cold weather. In the summer, they help prevent blisters and chafing and fungus. Wicking socks help prevent irritated feet. They are great to be used for sports and for people who wear trainers or enclosed shoes for long hours during work or sport to avoid chaffing.