Joy of socks

Sock designer needs your help, V readers…

Joy of socks


Frozen feet are the bain of V's cycling life, so you can imagine our relief when we heard that a friend of a friend (for that's the way things work at Velocity Towers) is making some new socks, especially for cyclists. We're talking made in the UK, from alpaca wool as soft as cashmere, very hard wearing, heat regulating (cool in summer and warm in winter), water repellant and very efficient at wicking away moisture.

V good. But could they be any better?

The designer, Thomas Iben-Milo, wants to make sure. He's created a short survey to check that he's got the right ideas - it takes less then five minutes to complete and he would be very grateful if you would have a stab at it now:


We'll keep you posted.