Bresciani is an Italian company established in 1970 by Mario Bresciani. It speclializes in high quality socks – over-the-calf and mid-calf ones. They feature hand-linked toes, and they’re made in Italy. Bresciani uses extra-long staple cotton (Egyptian cotton, Pima and certified Sea Island; 2-ply), merino wool (2-ply, 140s, by Cariaggi), linen, hemp, bamboo, silk, alpaca, vicuna and cashmere (by Loro Piana and Cariaggi). The socks are knitted by computer operated machines with up to 260 needles.
Bresciani socks are available in a wide range of colours, shades and patterns (solids, houndstooth, melange, argyle, polka dots, grenadine, horizontal stripes, chevrons, pinstripe, Nordic and fancy patterns, etc). Sizes: S, M, L, XL (= 5UK – 14UK). You can buy Bresciani socks in several online shops: CustomShirt1.com (prices start at 32 USD, no VAT), MesChaussettesRouges.com (prices start at 22 EUR, incl. VAT). Oconnelsclothing.com (from 24 USD, no VAT), Sockalia.be (from 17,5 EUR, incl. VAT).
It must be added that Bresciani makes socks for Berg & Berg, Brioni and Canali.
Bresciani socks (100% Egyptian cotton).