Safari Canvas Gaiters, made from medium weight cotton canvas, are great sock protectors to stop sticklers, sand and stones from entering your hiking boots and making you uncomfortable. The elastic tops keep grass burs from sticking to your shoe laces and making your skin itch. Velcro in the back makes them easy to put on and take off. Machine washable for convenience and ease of care. These safari canvas gaiters, made in Africa from durable cotton canvas, are just the protection your feet need when hiking and hunting in remote places.