Thorlos Value

Value comes in many forms. But we are keenly aware that it boils down to you get what you pay for when you pay $14.95 for a pair of Thorlos, we know you have to get a lot in order for you to consider it a bargain. And that’s the goal we set for ourselves giving you so much more than you expect in terms of protection, comfort and foot health.

Over the years, our new and long-time loyal customers have told us time and again in their testimonials why they experience Thorlos as the best socks to protect their feet. They have highlighted six different types of value you can count on from your Thorlos, and that’s why they consider Thorlos such a bargain. Here is what you can hold us to, and some recent unsolicited testimonials that capture what current wearers have shared regarding their personal experiences

Functional Effectiveness – Thorlos are designed to provide the best price/value proposition

"These are the first socks I've ever worn that both comfort my abused feet, stay up all day without slippage and yet do not constrict my calves. Love these socks!!  Worth every penny.” Susan J.

"These socks keep my feet warm but also dry. They're like nothing else I've found, worth the money.”  Robert F.

“I have worn these socks for years to work, at home and to bed. Love these socks, great fit, great support all day long, and wear forever wash after wash. Buy these socks and you will never buy any other sock.”  Kathy S.

Durability – Thorlos are designed to last

“Since I bought my first pair of Thorlos socks, I have bought no other brand. The quality and comfort are unique. I buy a fraction of the socks I used to buy because Thorlos last so long. I am sure I am paying less for socks because of that. Even after months of use and washings, these look great and fit well.” Richard B.

"I wear these socks to work every day. I manage a large vineyard so in the course of my job I do a fair amount of walking each day and I have found these to be the most comfortable socks I have ever used. They may be a little more expensive than other brands but I will wear them three to four times longer and they still feel good after years of service.”  Rand D.

"I have worn Thorlo for at least 20 years. Nothing out there will stand up to the punishment of these socks. I don't have to buy but every 5 to 6 years. I love your socks! " Brent S.

“This is only my second time ordering because these socks LAST. I have other socks that wear thin in a year and get pitched. Worth the money considering the quality.”  Kendra L.

Evidenced-based Benefits – Thorlos have been clinically shown to reduce blisters, reduce foot pain, reduce pressures and wick moisture

"Cheap socks were giving my feet blisters if I walked even a mile. Thorlos socks have never given me a blister. Count me very satisfied. These are expensive socks, and worth every penny.”  Michael C.

“I no longer have plantar fasciitis in using these Thor-Lo socks, nor pain in my calves. Amazing cushion while I run both long distance and conducting my interval trainings. Highly recommended!”  Thomas B.

“Thorlos are the best socks on the market. Quality is top notch, they last a long time, the cushion is great and they are MADE IN THE USA! THORLON has wonderful wicking properties and completely prevents blisters. Doesn't matter how warm your feet are when you take Thorlos off because your feet are dry!!”  Peg G.

Satisfaction/Enjoyment – Thorlos foot protection  provides unsurpassed comfort

“Anybody who is active in sports or spends a lot of time on their feet should invest in Thorlos [padded] socks as their product isn't just another pair of socks. They're engineered for maximum comfort in whatever sport or use they're designed for. If you're into tennis or running, you have a lot invested in your feet and footwear and clothing .It makes sense not to skimp on your  socks after you've tried on a pair of their socks as their socks are the only brand I'll wear because after I discovered them ,I'd never wear anything else-they're that good!!”  Stephen M.

“I LOVE ALL my Thorlo [padded] socks. These socks fit perfectly. They NEVER slide down during the entire day, yet they do not cut off your circulation. I have no interest in buying any other brand of sock.”  Dee Dee S.

“You cannot beat the performance and comfort of these socks. Buying them online is fast and easy. You won't be sorry you tried these socks if you like thick, comfortable, long lasting socks! And best of all they are made in the USA.”  Gary B

Brand Promise Guarantee – Thorlos: Your feet will feel better or your money back®.  Customers reinforce our promise in their feedback:

“Our whole family of five wears Thorlo socks, you won't get a better sock anywhere! Definitely worth the investment...I guarantee you that you will be in love with these [padded] socks and will never buy others ever again.”  Shari M.

“I don't wear any other [padded] socks unless all of my Thorlos are dirty!! Until I tried Thorlos, I thought "socks" were "socks". NOT!! I have some Thorlos that I have been wearing....probably weekly or almost.....for over 10 years! No other socks compare as far as I am concerned. I wear them for hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, work, play...every day! Don't mess with my Thorlos! Buy some. I guarantee if you don't like them, you can give them to me!”  Brent M.

“I bought these as a gift for a retired football player. He introduced me to Thorlos and guaranteed they were the best socks ever. He was right!”  Rebecca T.

Service – Thorlos customer service matches our product performance

“I just wanted to send a quick note to say that Becky Bass is the most helpful customer service rep I've worked with, out of any business I've called or emailed! She was so nice, and an A+ example of terrific customer service. I'll definitely keep coming back to Thorlos. Thanks so much!”  Sarah B.

“I rarely take time to do these kinds of things, but I want to bring to your attention the excellent (actually unbelievable) customer service that I received from Susan Graham. The details are available from her, but I had a small issue with placing a web order, and Susan went above and beyond to assist me. Her customer service, in short, was the best I have ever received from any company, period. This quality reflects well on both your leadership and the company.”  Scott C.

“I am a Disney trained customer service "nut". I will not give my business to those that don't give OUTSTANDING customer service. Susan Graham just topped everyone that I have done business with in several years. Her caring and concern for her customer is very apparent. My business won't make or break your organization. However, if Susan's attitude is representative of your company's culture THORLO is in good hands.”  Ronald P.

Overall Value Means More Activity, Resulting in More Life!

All of these values lead in one way or another to a better quality of life.  We call it More Life!  The ultimate value or end-benefit wearers of Thorlos realize is the ability to do more of what they love…the things that keep them vital in body, mind and spirit.


Here’s what we’ve heard most recently about the Thorlos price-value relationship:

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: J

    J running socks, with thick cushion

    These socks are the best. I am an avid tennis player and runner. They work great for both sports. Well worth the money, they are long lasting.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: LTH

    the cure for heat & humidity

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    I wear these inside work boots in typical midwest summers. (high dewpoints, mid 90's temperatures, and lots of sun). They provide substantial cushioning and the best comfort I've ever experienced in sweaty conditions. If you're a regular hiker or worker, you'll appreciate that your feet don't feel mushy with sweat or feel overheated. If you're in need of therapeutic socks to take care of your feet, try these. Other thorlos I've had last a long time, giving great value and offsetting what appears to be a high initial price. They're well worth it.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TMM

    Love these socks

    Very comfortable for tennis and walking. Worth the higher price.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: J

    No socks can make your feet feel more cushioned!

    My husband has worn these socks for years to play golf. No other socks are as comfortable and cushiony as these Thorlos, and they last for years. I don't always believe it, but in this case, you really do get MORE than you pay for.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TX

    Best socks on the market

    I have been using Thorlo socks for more than ten years. They have proven to be the best socks I have ever used when it comes to walking, tennis, soccer, golf, and every day use. They cushion my feet well, remain comfortable throughout their lifespan, and are worth the extra cost.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    Marathon Runner

    Great socks for running during training and racing, especially long distances. Great variety of colors. Well worth the price. Wearing these socks for marathons makes races more enjoyable by making them less uncomfortable. If you're willing to spend money for big races, then this is a small cost.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: SNB

    Best steeltoed Boot sock

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    There has never been a sock that allows for more foot comfort over an 8 hour workday in a warehouse of solid concrete floors and temps from summer 100's to freezer minus 15 degrees in a matter of minutes and they ware like iron and feel likeyour walking on plush carpet. Tried them all, and only one is worth every penny.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: WGXS

    Best Sock...Period!

    Thorlos are a great value. Expensive to purchase BUT due to long, comfortable live, they are the best value out there. The live up to there promises. And, they are made in America!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: MCB

    Best socks ever!

    I've been wearing Thorlos for years; Purchased these for my husband and he absolutely loves them. These are the best value for the money!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: TWD

    My favorite boot sock!

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    Been wearing these for years; once in a while I'll try Justins which are half price but the extra money I pay for Thorlo is worth it. My daughter likes them also.