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Tips on finding comfortable socks

Cosy Feet sell some very comfy socks, including socks for sensitive feet. I buy their socks because they’re lovely and soft, and aren’t tight at the top – I get swollen ankles and legs.
Margaret Nelson, Elmsett, Suffolk

Wearing my socks inside out does at least minimise the effect of the seams on tender toes. They do look a bit odd if they're patterned, but hey, if it makes your feet more comfortable, who cares!
Maureen Agnew, Didcot, Oxon

Seam-free socks are in the Patra catalogue. They'll email out a catalogue for orders outside the UK. I find them efficient and order several items from them annually.
Mary Smith, London, SW15

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