E&S Maltese socks are made from the finest quality cotton. They use 200 needle count machines to make these quality socks while most of the companies only go up to 144 needle count. There are 20 to 24 Maltese faces woven on each pair of socks. Best of all, these socks are super soft and comfortable and they are machine washable. If you have a Maltese, you'll want a pair of these socks. These socks also make make great gifts for anyone in your family as well as your friends.