Ponte de Pie! make these beautiful cotton and paper yarn blend socks in Nara, Japan. The socks are produced by a knitting expert with 50 years experience using a vintage machine, giving the socks a humanly imperfect texture. The paper yarn material make the socks breathable and comfortable, while the cotton keeps the wearer comfy and warm. Washed, hang-dried and packaged beautifully by hand. Get them at Alex Mill stores for $30.
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