Mercerized cotton has a number of positive features. Not only does it feel like soft silk, but it retains its shape through wear. It does not shrink while washing and the color keeps its vibrancy. Toe seams are hand finished and ultra-flat for comfort. Heels and toes are reinforced for longer wear. A classic, smooth fitting, dress sock. Please note: Socks are not able to be returned or refunded if they have been removed from their original packaging.