Five-finger socks, as the name implies, are socks that wrap each finger separately, just like putting your hands into gloves. The toes can stretch freely and move flexibly.
Nowadays, both men and women can wear five-finger socks. In the past, it was only for meeting the needs of women. Five-finger socks indeed became popular in the United States in the 70s and returned to people's sight in the 90s with a rebellious and trendy spirit, becoming a trend among young people. In the 70s, the hippie style was popular and young people longed for freedom and rebellion against customs. Fashionable girls also pursued the comfort and liberation of outerwear, wearing clogs, sandals made of cowhide, and pairing them with five-finger socks without any restraint. In the cold winter, some people even like to wear flip-flops and wander around. That's when knee-high five-finger socks were born, designed in glossy and bright striped colors to make this style more eye-catching.
For runners, five-finger socks may not be unfamiliar, but there are very few people who understand and wear five-finger socks for running. On the one hand, there are few brands that offer five-finger socks on the market. On the other hand, brands that truly meet runners' needs are rare. Most five-finger socks may only achieve quick-drying and distinguish toes, some even rub the feet and cause blisters, and some become loose and worn out in the washing machine. Let alone providing more support for us for a long time and leading us to enjoy the highest and most wonderful "peak experience" after challenging our physical limits during running.
It's not unusual for toe shoe brands to produce five-finger socks. Among the brands that boast of their outstanding performance and miraculous effects, socks have the highest cost-effectiveness and are plain and simple. The nylon material that absorbs moisture and perspiration, combined with the nylon material that increases wear resistance, basically meets the basic needs of female runners, and the addition of 5% Lycra makes the socks feel softer.