* Slippers have the reputation of only being for people of a certain age
* These slippers breathe new life into round-the-house lounging options
* Styles include sheepskin loafers, outdoor-capable slippers and Armani slip-ons
Ask the average person what they think of slippers, and they’re likely to tell you they are for “old” people. But, the reality is that slippers are for everyone. If footwear that keeps your feet comfortable and warm during the colder months sounds good to you, forget all of that “people of a certain age” nonsense and read on to discover the best slippers for you or your loved ones.
While slippers were once simple items, today your options include everything from streamlined Armani slip-ons to sheepskin loafers built for long-lasting comfort. Take a look through our 6 favorites and find a pair for yourself. Or gift your friends and family a great way to keep their feet cozy during this holiday season.
1. Skechers Cozy Campfire – Team Slipper
These Skechers Cozy Campfire Slipper deliver a delightful balance between comfort and functionality. The tough yet flexible outsole means walking inside or outside isn’t a problem, while the soft fabric lining ensures your feet remain comfortable at all times. Design-wise, the shoes, which are available on Zappos, features a classic, rounded look and can be slipped on and off for maximum convenience.
2. Minnetonka Chrissy
The Minnetonka Chrissy Slippers are all about one thing – comfort. They feature a soft faux fur lining around the ankle area along with a cushioned footbed to maximize comfort and warmth inside the slipper. The shoes also sport a durable TPR outsole, which means outdoor ventures aren’t a problem. In addition, the cozy-looking appearance of these slippers is completed with a leather lace-up closure.
3. Tempur-Pedic Lonny
By sticking to traditional slipper elements, the Tempur-Pedic Lonny offers a durable, comfortable and convenient option for your around-the-house footwear. These slippers are available in the choice of 4 colors, including black, charcoal and chocolate. For ease of use, they sport an easy slip-on design, and for comfort, you’ll find a heel to toe cushion.
4. Old Friend Loafer Moc
These loafers were made for loafing, and that’s just what they help you do. Available in the choice of chestnut or brown, the Old Friend Loafer Mocs boast an easy, slip-on entry, which leads to the comforting delights of a fleece and sheepskin interior. Altogether, these elements deliver comfort and warmth every time they’re on your feet. Plus, the loafers make an ideal gift for your friend or family member who loves putting their feet up and watching the world go buy.
5. Emporio Armani Lounge Slipper
It should come as little surprise that the Emporio Armani Slippers offer class and coziness all rolled into one. The slip-on style slippers feature an all-over soft textile lining for a comfortable feel throughout the day, whether you’re chilling in a chair or walking around the house. They also sport the recognizable Armani logo front and center, so others can see exactly who you are wearing.
6. Acorn Sheepskin Bootie II
Acorn’s Sheepskin Bootie II slippers are made for a comfortable ride. The double-faced uppers and the lining are made from sheepskin to leave your feet feeling warm and cozy. The sheepskin lining is also biodegradable and hypoallergenic. Under the foot, you’ll find Acorn’s classic comfort sole and a lofty, memory foam midsole, which will leave your feet well looked after. Plus, the slippers as a whole help to prevent fatigue and unwanted pressure from bumpy floors. In addition, the non-slip and weatherproof outsole means these booties can deal with life both indoors and outdoors.