Toe Rags

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The emperor's new footwear - minimalist summer liner-socks knitted from lightweight merino wool to suck sweat away from your feet.

▸ Features
  • Designed by us. Made in Aotearoa | New Zealand.
▸ Tech

▸ Merino-Nylon
Toasty Merino wool knitted sock with nylon plated to the outside for durability. Blended with elastic for stretch.
  • Composition: 42% merino; 24% elastic; 19% lycra; 15% nylon.

▸ Weight
50 gm
▸ Compare

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Fabric WindFoil™ Merino-Nylon Merino-Nylon Merino-Nylon Merino-Nylon
Warmth Windproof fleece Winter Winter Summer Summer
Style Ankle Calf Ankle Ankle Liner

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▸ Washing

  • All Ground Effect clothing enjoys a warm 40ºC machine wash. Try to avoid cold-water detergents and those with bleach, 'oxygen whitener' or fabric softener.
    • The cold-water varieties have little enzymes that are super-charged to brave the cold but can damage technical fabrics and cause skin irritation. 
    • Bleach rots natural fibres like merino, strips the dye, attacks laminates of waterproof fabrics and can also cause skin irritation.
    • Sodium Percarbonate (the main ingredient in oxygen whitener) can make colours run.
    • Fabric softener and stuff containing it like wool wash destroys the water repellent finish on waterproof and water resistant fabrics, and can cause colours to run. 
  • As a rule of thumb, a product that is easy on the planet is also easy on your body. Select a mild plant-based soap like EcoverEcostoreEarthwise or Aware.
  • Hand washing is sometimes the only option on tour, but a washing machine rinses more thoroughly and is preferable if you have the choice.
  • Most Ground Effect gear dries super-fast so hanging on the line or drooping over the bedpost is generally the best option. High heat can damage some fabrics so if you do take your threads for a spin, set the device on 'medium' or 'warm' rather than hot. A lap in the dryer is recommended for your rain jacket, after it has dried on the line, as it helps recharge its water repellent finish. 

  • Wash colours separately.

Customer Reviews

4.8 Based on 73 reviews
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    GD
    27/05/2019
    GERALD DE HAAN

    Toe Rags

    These little beauties just keep going. They are my commuting workhorses - the energiser bunnies of the sock world! Thanks Ground Effect.

    AP
    22/05/2019
    Annis P.
    New Zealand

    Last order delivered for a birthday.

    I am so impressed with ordering, the speed of response and the amazing delivery speed (which was mind blowing considering it was rural delivery.) I tell people about you all the time and will continue to do so. Regards, Annis Parker. annis.parker8@gmail.com

    SP
    01/05/2019
    Shona P.
    New Zealand

    Toe Rags Review

    Brilliant socks, don't fall down, keep my feet in an even temperature, I don't get sweaty in them and they don't smell!!! Great socks, great buy

    JM
    03/04/2019
    Jon Murray

    Why did I wait so long?

    I was a Footsoldiers fan but having just tried Toe Rags for the first time, I'm jumping ship. They really are totally excellent.

    SF
    06/02/2019
    S F.
    New Zealand

    Just Right - after a wash

    A bit baggy first time on but after a wash they're the best!

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