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  1. best in class
    18 of the Very Best Men’s SocksFrom cozy cashmere to moisture-wicking merino.
  2. best in class
    The 17 Very Best Wool SocksWhether you’re out hiking, heading to the office, or lounging at home.
  3. this thing’s incredible
    I Won’t Fly Without These Corsetlike SocksAnd now I don’t get swollen feet after cross-country flights.
  4. this things incredible
    I Clomped Around Norway in These Frilly Alpaca SocksThey’re light enough for spring and fall, sometimes heavy enough for winter, excelling at seasonal limbos.
  5. trust me i should know
    A Decade-Long Search Led Me to These Perfect $9 White SocksThe luxury pairs I’ve tried don’t even come close.
  6. saw something said something
    We Found the Fun Historical-Figure Socks Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Husband WearsAnd they’re under $10, too.
  7. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Socks for Women?A sock for every occasion.
  8. recommended by experts
    A Long List of Very Warm SocksWe asked experts who work outside in extreme climates — among them, an Alaskan fisherman and a Maine-based blacksmith — for their favorites.
  9. ask a cool person
    The Best No-Show Socks for Men, According to Cool MenFrom socks with grips in their heels, to pairs made with sustainable materials, to others crafted the same way for 83 years.
  10. best bets
    The Warmest Gear for the Freezing Cold, According to ExpertsFrom an Alaskan dogsledder’s mukluks to a lifelong skier’s electric socks.
  11. micro sales
    A Bunch of Giftable Happy Socks Are $10 (and Under) at AmazonAdd a pop of color to their Christmas stocking with geometrically patterned or animal-printed socks.
  12. please advise
    Ask Chris Black: What’s a Good Throw Blanket to Flex My Taste And Keep Me Warm?Plus: Our glasses-wearing columnist shares his favorite frames for men and women, and goes deep on nice-looking, cozy socks.
  13. trust me i should know
    The 5 Waterproof Socks I Wear to Go Kayaking, Hiking, and SkiingEven if you have waterproof shoes, they’re a good idea.
  14. micro sales
    Super-Toasty Smartwool Socks in Lots of Stripes and Colors Are Up to Half OffBecause they’re very warm — and it’s very cold outside.
  15. this thing’s incredible
    The Actually Stylish Compression Socks That Made My Mother CryNo more black or tan or white compression socks.
  16. trust me i should know
    The Running Socks I Wear on Trails, Treadmills, and Distance RunsThey wick sweat, provide cushioning, and prevent blisters.
  17. best bet
    The Best House Slippers Look Like SneakersThey take aesthetic inspiration from the rarest, most coveted kicks on the market but are hand-crocheted by a team of female artisans in Turkey.