PossumDown Bushman's Friend Socks
These socks are made from a combination of New Zealand brushtail possum
fur, and New Zealand Merino lamb's wool. New Zealand's possums are unrelated to the opossums
found in the United States. They are super cute, but they are also an invasive
species that destroy the native plant and bird life.
More details can be found at PossumDown.co.nz
What's so special about possum fur? Each hair is hollow, just like Polar Bear
hair. It is incredibly warm and water resistant. Typical wool socks may stay
warm when wet, but they take forever to dry. If you put these socks in water,
the water shakes right out and they dry quickly.
These socks are very thick and warm! They are rugged enough to hike in on cold
days, and they also make excellent sleep socks. They would be great
for winter sports as well.
Don't forget to grab a matching pair of PossumDown Gloves
2.5 ounces (71 grams) per pair (size Large).
Made in New Zealand by PossumDown.
Socks are non-returnable if they have been taken out of the packaging.
PossumDown Socks - $22