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Missoula, Mont. (April 14, 2021) – VIM & VIGR, creator of stylish and comfortable compression socks for all walks of life, launches its newest compression sock design in honor of National Nurses Week (May 6-May 12, 2021). The Rainbow sock is inspired by the spirit and strength nurses exhibit everyday, especially during the ongoing pandemic. The navy blue socks feature rainbows as a symbol of hope along with the words heart and hope woven on the sole in tribute to healthcare workers.
“Nurses and healthcare workers are unequivocal heroes internationally,” said Michelle Huie, founder of VIM & VIGR. “For the past year, the whole world has watched as brave women and men continued showing up to work and caring for their patients while risking their own lives amidst a global pandemic. We are grateful and inspired by their determination, dedication and love of community.”
The Rainbow socks are available in two graduated compression levels, 15-20 mmHg and 20-30 mmHg, perfect for all day, everyday wear and beneficial for those on their feet for long hours like essential workers. Made with a premium cotton blend material (48% Cotton, 42% Nylon, 10% Latex-free Spandex) with a 200-needle count for flexibility. A contoured leg and heel allow for superior fit and a flexible toe pocket for extra comfort. MSRP $36.
How you can help support healthcare workers: Starting today, VIM & VIGR also launches its second annual Buy a Sock, Give a Sock promotion running April 14-May 5 leading up to Nurses Week. For every sock purchased, VIM & VIGR will donate a sock to healthcare workers. Know a hospital unit or healthcare workers who could use some compression socks? Nominate them here. In 2020, the promotion resulted in over $140,000 in sock donations and care packages to frontline healthcare workers at over 80 U.S. hospitals and clinics.
For more information on VIM & VIGR’s new Rainbow compression sock or its Buy a Sock, Give a Sock promotion please visit www.vimvigr.com.
About VIM & VIGR:
Based in Missoula, Mont. since 2013, VIM & VIGR designs and manufactures the highest-quality compression legwear to energize legs, reduce swelling, and alleviate achiness and heaviness. VIM & VIGR’s primary focus is to create true graduated compression socks, tights and sleeves that provide unparalleled fit, reliable compression and unique designs. Available in three compression levels, four fabrics and six sizes, VIM & VIGR products give people from all walks of life the support to work, play, travel and recover with vigor. For more information, visit vimvigr.com or follow @vimvigr.