These legwear design innovations range from stylish compression hosiery to padded running socks that feature supportive and cushioned insoles. While these two examples work to support a runner's muscles and reduce strain during training sessions, other standouts include waterproof sock products that are specially designed for lovers of the great outdoors.
While Portland-based brand Showers Pass specializes in hiker-approved hosiery that will keep feet dry once they are submerged in water, Helly Hansen helps one avoid blisters and cuts with its double-layered and seamless sock range.
Other notable legwear design innovations include leg-slimming tights, injury-preventing athletic hosiery and even sustainable sock accessories that are made from unexpected materials. These include recycled paper, bamboo and even aged wool fibers that are repurposed from discarded clothing.
50 Legwear Design Innovations
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Customizable Athletic Socks
Leg Slimming Socks
Outdoor Waterproof Socks
From Stylish Compression Hosiery to Padded Running Socks
Feb 10, 2016By: Jana Pijak -