Darn Tough Vermont, the number 1 hiking sock brand in the US has brought out some playful sock designs for autumn 2023.
These are the Women’s Northwoods and Men’s Close Encounters socks – both categorised as Micro Crew Midweight Hike Socks.
It’s actually pretty impressive they can weave these patterns and graphics so well – testament to their great weaving facilities at the factory in Vermont.
Darn Tough Vermont Women’s Northwoods Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Sock, £28
Darn Tough’s Northwood Midweight with Cushion hike sock features a layered landscape with mountains, trees and a little lit up cabin with wisps of smoke coming from the chimney. Embedded into the landscape are discovery elements such as an owl, a bear and a long spooky walk to the outhouse (this is the first time Darn Tough has knitted a long winding path like this.)
The Northwoods hike sock is a midweight sock in a micro crew height. It features Darn Tough’s cushioning in the footbed, up over the Achilles and around the toes. The leg is a smooth 1 x 1 rib knit for all day comfort, this also ensures there’s no slipping or bunching. Available in two eye-catching colourways, Dark Teal, and Nightshade.
Darn Tough Vermont Men’s Close Encounters Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Socks, £28
Darn Tough’s Close Encounters Midweight with Cushion hike sock was inspired by hut to hut thru hiking. Similar to the Northwoods for women, the Close Encounters features a layered landscape, featuring trees and a lit-up cabin. In true Darn Tough style, on the inner leg you’ll spot fun discovery elements such as an alien and bigfoot. The Close Encounters hike sock is a midweight sock in a micro crew height. It features Darn Tough’s cushioning in the footbed, up over the Achilles and around the toes. The leg is a smooth 1 x 1 rib knit for all day comfort, this also ensures there’s no slipping or bunching. Made from climate-regulating merino wool, you’ll stay comfortable hiking whatever time of year Available in. two colourways, Charcoal or Eclipse.