In the sweaters given to the men who went to sea, motifs evocative of the sea were woven into the designs. Those sweaters were woven with love and the hope that their husbands would safely return from sea. Ankkuri means “anchor” in Finnish.
These socks useDralon cotton yarn, a cotton and acrylic mix yarn. Cotton by itself tends to result in socks that gradually become rougher and stiffer over many washes and wears. Acrylic is a good material for socks, as it brings and maintains softness. Some other features of Dralon cotton: hypo-allergenic, easy to clean, quick-drying and odor-resistant.