12 Best Hiking Socks That’ll Keep Your Feet Warm and Dry 2023: REI, Smartwool, Darn Tough, Lululemon

From wintertime trekkers to warm-weather trail runners, all outdoors people deserve the best hiking socks for their feet and preferred activities. Much like the right pair of hiking boots, the right pair of socks can make a world of difference during long thru-hiking and backpacking trips, day hikes that turn chilly, and rainy, and sweaty runs. In the same […]


2023 SELF Activewear Awards: The Best Sweatpants, Joggers, Shorts, and Socks

Whether your movement of choice involves a supine twist on your living room floor between episodes of The Crown or an early morning 10K, what you wear from your belly button down needs to be comfortable, functional, and, yes, even cute. What would a cold-weather training warm-up look like without a pair of sleek, stretchy joggers? […]


The 27 Best Running Socks, According to Trainers, Marathoners, and Runners

Seasoned runners know that investing in a good pair of running shoes is critical for staying comfortable while training, but the best running socks can make all the difference when it comes to preventing blisters, hot spots, and plain old discomfort. To get the low down on this indispensable piece of running gear, we asked […]


The 17 Best Socks for Every Kind of Workout, According to Instructors

When it comes to socks, noticing them usually means something is wrong, like bunching, chafing, or lack of compression. The best socks for working out should go unnoticed, quietly supporting your feet while keeping them dry as you work towards your next personal record. When looking for a pair of socks, you might not put […]


Running Socks by Kane 11 That Fit Your Shoe Size and Don’t Bunch Up

As far as runners go, I’m pretty chill about my gear: As long as my running shoes don’t actively hurt my feet, the elastic on my sports bra hasn’t completely stretched out, and my iPod Shuffle is charged, I’m ready to go. So the concept of “running socks” isn’t something I’ve really taken to heart, […]


The Scary Reason You Should Wear Compression Socks On Your Next Flight

Do You Need Compression Socks When You Travel? – Health Top Navigation Close Explore Health Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image The Scary Reason You Should Wear Compression Socks On Your Next Flight this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Let’s block ads! […]


All You Need Is a Pair of Socks to Do This 15-Minute Total-Body Workout From Carrie Underwood’s Trainer

You don’t need to hit the gym to get a great workout. Heck, you don’t even need equipment—or shoes. For proof, check out this five-part bodyweight circuit that celebrity trainer Erin Oprea shared on Instagram on Monday. It’s a challenging, yet beginner-friendly sequence that you can do at home in just your socks. “I was […]

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Mother's Warning Goes Viral After Four-Year-Old Daughter Develops Sepsis From Trying On Shoes Without Socks

A four-year-old girl is lucky to be alive after contracting a serious infection while trying on shoes without socks. Sienna Rasul became ill after a day of shoe shopping in Cardiff, Wales with her mother, Jodie Thomas. Thomas told Metro U.K. that her daughter had been wearing sandals and began trying on different shoes from the display without […]