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The Best Way to Care for your Alpaca Socks

We're fully aware that our alpaca socks are wonderful for wearing for days on end, but there will always come a day when, returning from a trip or just having a general wash day you want to give yours a spring clean.  So here's how......

The Best Everyday Socks for Warm Weather

When the sun comes out and it's warm outside, we pride ourselves on offering the best moisture wicking everyday or work socks for everyone that fit in your normal shoes.

The warmest socks for cold feet - discover the difference of alpaca

If you suffer from cold feet, poor circulation, or you just want a gorgeously warm pair of socks - alpaca has to be your choice as it the king of fibres for warmth, strength, insulation and more ...

The 4 Essential Types of Socks for your Sock Drawer

Socks are some of the most important pieces of clothing we wear every day, and yet they're probably the one we think about the least.  We spend so much time thinking about which shoes or boots, which bag or backpack

What We're Wearing Today

Needless to say all this sploshing about in the mud and puddles requires two things - a great pair of wellies, and some wonderfully warm socks.  So we're wearing our fabulous Joules Wellington boots and a favourite pair of ...

Perilla Country Socks For Ride Round England!

Just had a phone call from William Reddaway who is riding his lovely horse Strider all around Britain visiting Cathedrals on his way. He rang for some more socks as the ones he has on have already done 147 days and 1,800 miles - as you might imagine, he is pretty impressed with the performance of his Pillar Box Red Perilla Country Socks!

At Long Last We Have Combined!

Well what a weird year this had been here on the farm
- in the 30 years we have been here we have never done the combining so late. We were extremely delighted to see Morris Powell in the combine harvester today I can tell you. The weather didn't do what it was supposed to do which was start off dank and misty and then burn off early afternoon.

Ribbed Alpaca Socks For Farmers at Perilla

Posted 19.07.2013 - Alpaca Socks

At last the shearer came this week to shear our small flock, a month later than normal thanks to the abnormally cold Spring. So glad we only had 15 and not 215 to do in this heat, it was bad enough as it was. When Perilla alpaca socks took off six years ago I sold my beautiful flocks of Charollais and Suffolk ewes that I had bred for 25 years