Questions and Answers

What sizes do the socks come in?

Tibetan Socks are unisex and can fit children's to adult sizes. Because our slipper socks they are knit from thick wool and lined in fleece, they are meant to be worn as house slippers.

Our hand knit wool socks are for men and women depending on the size purchased. They are pre-washed and pre-shrunk so buy your true size.

If you are in between sizes, we recommend choosing the larger size. 

Adult Slipper Socks

XS (fits women's sizes 5-6.5 or children's size 13-4) - Measures 9" heel to toe / EU Size 36-37

S (fits women's sizes 7-8 or boy's 4.5 - 6) - Measures 10" heel to toe / EU Size 38 - 39

M (fits women's sizes 8.5-10 or men's 6.5-8.5) - Measures 11" heel to toe / EU size 40 - 42

L (fits women's sizes 10.5-12 or men's 9-11) - Measures 12" heel to toe / EU 42 - 44

How do I wash the socks?

Turn inside out, hand or machine wash on gentle with cold water, use wool shampoo or other wool detergent. Lay flat to dry.

Where do the socks come from?

Tibetan Socks are hand made by housewives in villages around the Kathmandu Valley. This generations-old handicraft provides supplemental income for their families and allows them to stay home with their children.

What is the shipping time?

You can expect delivery in 2-5 days.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes, we ship to select countries directly from Nepal via EMS and DHL. Please note that Tibetan Socks is not responsible for any customs duties incurred. In the case of returns, postage must be paid by the customer and sent via trackable method.

What is your returns/exchange policy?

Returns/exchanges are accepted up to 30 days after purchase with free return postage available within the United States only. Merchandise must be in its original condition. If you are in the United States, you can use our easy returns portal here:

For orders from Australia and Canada, the customer must pay the cost of returns postage to our returns center within the respective countries. If shipping was originally charged, it will not be refunded. Exchanges will be shipped free of charge.

For orders from all other countries, the customer must pay the cost of return shipping to the United States. The original cost of shipping will not be refunded. For exchanges from all other countries, the customer must pay the cost of shipping for the replacement unit as well as the return to the United States. 

I'd like to wholesale Tibetan Socks - is this possible?

Yes, please send an email to info[@] with your store details and we will get back to you about wholesale pricing.