Crew socks are casual socks that feature a mid-height ribbed cuff, which usually rest between the top of the ankle and below the knee. Crew socks are the most common type of sock for both men and women, and are often worn with casual or athletic attire. Crew socks are made machine washable for convenience and come in a variety of styles. Crew socks are commonly made from cotton or cotton blend fabrics. Athletic crew socks used in sport activities are typically made with moisture wicking technology to keep feet dry.
Socks are a fabric covering to the foot which may rise to the ankle or above. Socks are worn over the foot and put on before shoes.