Socks are the most useful items to keep your legs warm during winter. We will be wearing the socks for a long time in a day and hence you will need soft and comfortable material to knit the socks. There are new sock yarn with different shades and washable and made of high grade wool available for creating the socks. There are also nylon blended yarns and laces available to create prefect socks for children and babies.
As there are different varieties of sock yarns available in the market shopping the right material for you need is a bit difficult for the beginners to knitting. If you want good quality socks, use super wash merino wool with less nylon. Consider whether the material is washable or not and how many yards are there, before purchasing the item. Find the best sock yarn from leading brands from the online dealers of the item.