Socks come in many shapes and style, so in a picture it may be hard to tell what is better about our socks. they are unique in design in they use a exclusive fibers starting with a quick drying polypropylene and infused into the fiber is silver to fight off stuff you don't want to grow in your socks like bacteria and fungus. Our socks are built using the latest materials and technology for one simple reason, to produce the best sock at any price. Not the most expensive sock, but certainly more than the box store 6 pack, it is that additional detail the thing that you know when you wear it, performs just a little bit better and lasts longer than normal socks, machine wash inside out and they are almost dry right out of the washer. Hang or warm dry. Vitalsox always the sock the stands out in your drawer, a perfect blend of quality and function, made in Italy, never outsourced to the lowest bidder Arcos is the manufacturer of Travelsox, Sox, Caresox, Vitalsox, Eurosock, Euros and Worksox.