Gammarelli is an Italian company established in 1798. It has been producing clothing for Bishops, Cardinals and Popes for more than two centuries. Gammarelli is also famous for its high quality over-the-calf and mid-calf socks which are made in Italy and have hand-linked toes. Gammarelli socks are made of 100% merino wool, 100% silk and 100% extra-long staple cotton (of course, it’s mercerised / fil d’ecosse). They are knitted on machines with 240 needles.
Gammarelli socks are available only in three colours: red, black, purple. No patterns, only solids; ribbed. Thin and lightweight. You can buy Gammarelli socks at MeschaussettesRouges.com. They cost 20 EUR, incl. VAT (silk socks cost 32 EUR). Besides, you can visit Gammarelli shop in Rome (Via S. Chiara 34).