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A wool sock with a bit of Lycra and nylon.
These minimally padded socks feature silver-ion fibers embedded in the fabric to help fight odor.
Light cushioning pads the shin and foot, while nylon and spandex provide support.
Phiten claims that titanium produces an electrical current that improves the body’s circulation and energy management. ($10-$80; phitenusa.com)
Woven-in airflow conduits channel warmth from your arch to your toes. Merino wool (22 percent) traps heat, silver fibers control odor, and synthetics keep things dry. $45
Minimalist cut, flat toe seam, and comfy merino wool: so stealthy you’ll forget they’re on.
Men’s Light hiking sock, $16; Women’s Wick Dry Walking Sock, $10 Dry feet are your friends. Odorless feet are your friends’ friends. Fox River’s biodegradable organic merino wool is naturally wicking and antimicrobial, and that makes everyone happy. foxrivermills.com