A dress sock is a wonderful thing. If you find the right ones, your socks can take your outfit to the next level in style and comfort. There are many wonderful shops to find good dress socks in Pittsburgh. Below are listed several of the best.
1 PNC Plaza
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Larrimor’s is a family-owned business in downtown Pittsburgh and has been awarded the distinction of being a highly regarded specialty store. The store is adeptly organized, and there is an elegant look at each section. The selections are fashionable and the inventory is highlighted with top name brands. There were 800 pairs of innovative VK Nagrani socks purchased last month, and these are the best by far. The socks are from Italy and Peru and have the feel of cashmere and cotton.
LS Altman Clothing
301 S. Hills Village
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
For twenty-eight years, Larry Altman has been working in the clothing business. Enter his store in South Hills Village Mall and you will find him cordially helping each customer with all needs and questions about styling and trends. This makes for a great one-on-one experience with a pleasing atmosphere. Men’s dress socks are a part of the accessories in his store. He mentions that Happy Socks are a good choice with a $10 price tag. There are a myriad of designs such as polka-dot, stripes and argyles. He commented, “It’s all about the color and patterns.” Larry Altman is open to offering fashion tips, new trends and appropriate seasonal wear. He is also able to suggest what dress socks are compatible with all the stylish clothing available in his well-stocked store.
Joseph Orlando, Gentlemen’s Clothier
606 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
The Joseph Orlando clothing store is a family-owned business in downtown Pittsburgh, and since 1981, it has offered the ultimate in customer care. Men’s dress socks are offered in classic, solid and fancy patterns. The styles can be whimsical and bright, and important choices of mid-calf and over the calf lengths are offered. Mr. Orlando commented that even business men have chosen the bright styles, coming in time for seasonal sales and clearance items. The staff will work with you to make sure you are fitted properly and direct you to clothing and accessories from distinguished companies.
5401 Walnut St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Head on over to Moda Pittsburgh and traverse through the displays of collections on two floors from designers whose labels are synonymous with quality. The well appointed shop has a comfortable feel and the staff will direct you to find that perfect look. There is a unique opportunity to purchase men’s dress socks from PACT Apparel, Inc. This company draws attention to the environment with the way the socks are made. Michael Barrone says the socks are non-toxic, sweat free and high quality, and the organic cotton makes for a comfortable fit. There are gift packs available that have a great price, and the patterns available can match each person’s style.
Samuel Baron Clothiers
201 S. Highland Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
If you’re looking for style, a comfortable atmosphere, quality clothes and a staff that will attend to your clothing needs, then Samuel Baron Clothiers is the place to shop. Upon walking into the store, it is apparent that you will be treated in a professional manner, and the various clothing collections are arranged in a manner with options for every occasion. Part of the accessories include being fitted properly for socks. That apparel on your feet deserves a soothing feel, and the dress socks from Hook and Albert are a top choice. The available selections come in many styles, patterns, colors and lengths that will finish a finely tailored look. Samuel Baron Clothiers works diligently with all leading companies to acquire an outstanding product.
Gerry Cernicky is a retired health and physical education teacher with 36 years of experience. He is a former teacher of the year and a sports writer for the Vandergrift News. He delivers podcasts, and maintains a website and blog. He currently resides in Pittsburgh. His work can be found at Examiner.com.