LumberjackOne of our Facebook followers shared an article published in BuzzFeed titled 16 Genius Ways To Keep Your Feet Toasty, According to Lumberjacks and we wanted to pass along some of their tips to fellow Frosties.

BuzzFeed has a formula for maximizing impressions, and lists are one of their favorite techniques for attracting readers.  In reviewing the list of 16 tips, close to half of them have to do with socks, and several are specific to the benefits of wool – specifically merino wool.  So don’t be disappointed if you don’t walk away with 16 separate unique ideas for warming frosted feet, it’s just their way getting your attention (and it works!).

Their love for merino wool relates to its temperature regulation feature (keeps you warm in winter and cool in summer) and its superior moisture management.  Managing moisture is important for keeping feet dry, and wool does a good job of wicking moisture away from the skin.  Some technical terms are used explaining why the fabric is able to both repel and absorb water at the same time, but you don’t need to be a scientific expert to get the concept. By the way, alpaca wool offers simila