Bicycling.com says "these easily the warmest winter sock I’ve ever worn. They’re incredibly soft too, so slipping your feet into these socks feels luxurious"
Bicycling magazine loves Pearly's!!!! Check out their review at http://www.bicycling.com/gearfinderProductDetail?gfid=109706 X
The good folks over at Sicklines.com have been wearing Pearly's for over a year now. They use them in all weather and conditions. Check out what they have to say: http://www.sicklines.com/2013/12/16/review-pearly-possum-socks-update/ Here is a favorite line: "These socks aren’t cheap but we highly recommend them given how awesome they are. They’re great for wearing day to day as well as on the bike. One word of caution however, be careful who you let borrow your Pearly’s Possum socks because you may never see them again. You’ve been warned."
BikeCommuters.com says "Pearly’s Possum Socks are a luxurious way to keep your feet warm on cold rides. Yes, they are expensive, but they fully stand up to the claims the company puts forth. I look forward to slipping into them all winter long!"
Jack "the Ghost Rider" Sweeney wrote an awesome review of Pearly's on one of the worlds busiest biking sites www.bikecommuters.com! Jack had his son do the laboratory testing on Pearly's odor control and writes "Pearly’s claims that their socks remain stink-free (like most wool clothing does) over several days of use. In the interest of science (and, to be fair, to mess with my child a bit), I wore these socks for about 5 days in a row and had my boy give them the “sniff test”. The results:....." To learn what Jack's son thinks his dad's socks smell like...read...
The air temp is 55f and the water is 37f....cold!!! But our first experience with Possum and Merino yarn blew our minds! Thats Margo in front and Duke with the merino. :-)