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inappropriateraspberry Sun 01-Mar-20 20:49:35

Can anyone recommend a good pair of slippers that won't break the bank? I'm a SAHM so wear them a lot. We have hard floors in the living area as well, so really want a proper sole that will take a dash to put the bins out etc.
Every pair I have only lasts a few months before splitting or wearing out. I've looked at mahabis but am loathe to spend so much on a pair of slippers! Are they really worth it? Do they last that much longer to warrant the price?
I'm not that bothered on style but really prefer a back on my slippers, I tend to fall out of backless ones and they keep my feet warmer!

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zippyswife Sun 01-Mar-20 21:36:38

I have a great pair of Clark’s suede mules. I’m a SAHM with hard floors and they’ve lasted for years. I’ll see if they do a similar pair. Hang on.

2pointfourmonkeys Sun 01-Mar-20 21:38:50

What size are you? I've discovered kids m&s slippers are brilliant and go up to a 5!

zippyswife Sun 01-Mar-20 21:39:13

Sorry I can’t see anything similar. I bought my mum a totes pair from Debenhams for Christmas. I thought they looked solid but they already feel paper thin. Wouldn’t recommend.

PhonicTheHedgehog Sun 01-Mar-20 21:42:47

I wear Crocs as slippers, with the backs down. Would that suit you?

I used to wear Birkenstock’s around the house, completely covered over toes. They were pretty indestructible and you can get them with backs on.
I only got rid of them as they were felt and we had a sickness bug...

3boysNeedABiggerKitchen Sun 01-Mar-20 21:45:11

I am on my second pair of Haflinger clogs. I wear them daily and love them. They last about 3 years of serious inside and outside use

Well worth the price imho

rockingthelook Sun 01-Mar-20 21:48:26

sketchers Bobs, very hard wearing with good sole, cheaper in outlet shop

TooMinty Sun 01-Mar-20 21:50:16

I have a pair of fleecy boots from Next that I wear as slippers. They look like Uggs but much cheaper! Very cosy and fine for going out to do the bins etc.

Longdistance Sun 01-Mar-20 21:52:40
I’ve got a pair similar to these. I’ve had mine about fours years and they’re still great. The soles are thick enough that you can go outside in them.

Tiggytico Sun 01-Mar-20 21:53:32

I have these!

VeraCosy Women's Fuzzy Memory Foam Ballerina Slippers Soft Cotton Knit House Shoes with Stretchable Heel, Grey, 7/8 UK

BookMeOnTheSudExpress Sun 01-Mar-20 21:54:12

Lands End- I too was fed up with cheapy foamy ones lasting a couple of months and at Christmas treated me and DD to a pair of these each. £25 iirc. Fantastic, warm, comfy, solid soles. Literally cannot wait to put them on every day.

thequeenbeyondthewall Sun 01-Mar-20 21:54:10

I second sketchers bobs.

IHeartKingThistle Sun 01-Mar-20 21:54:43

Moshulu all the way.

JoanieCash Sun 01-Mar-20 21:54:49

I got MIL a pair of Moshulu slippers at Christmas. Solid sole, she really likes them. We’re roughly £30

goose1964 Sun 01-Mar-20 21:56:56

I have a pair of totes isotoners that I bought from tkmaxx they're fine.

IOYOYO Sun 01-Mar-20 21:57:16

I wear Celtic sheepskin slippers. The cost is eye watering (!) though I can say that they are the best ones I’ve ever found and last me years at a time, and I wear them every day.

They fluff back up in the washing machine and I think I replace them once every 3 or so years, so all in all, they work out at an ok cost.

DingoDing Sun 01-Mar-20 21:57:43

I have got these North Face ones, very warm and toasty

thejoysofboys Sun 01-Mar-20 21:58:13

Moshulu here too. They last ages.
Or the Kirkland ones in Costco if you want something very warm

Movinghouseatlast Sun 01-Mar-20 22:04:07

Fitflop slippers are ace.

Blownaway22 Sun 01-Mar-20 22:04:27

Maybe a bit pricey but these Uggs are so comfortable, brilliant for hours standing on tiled floors! I’ve had mine 10 years and only now are they needing replaced.

user1497787065 Sun 01-Mar-20 22:13:29

Any style of Ugg slipper. They last years.

embolass Sun 01-Mar-20 22:21:29

Next Ugg copies great buy, v warm, comfy, thick sole and only £20!!

DelphicOracle Sun 01-Mar-20 22:22:32

Best slippers ever are Bedroom Athletics... I live in their fluffy boots one ... memory foam soles, super comfy, and last a long time - plus SO warm !

thenightsky Sun 01-Mar-20 22:24:46

I use Primark Ugg-look-alikes. They are meant for outdoors but I keep the soles clean for indoors (combination of tiled and wood floors). I've had mine 3 years now and they are barely worn looking. I go out in them just to nip to the car, over gravel, or hang the washing out when its dry. I think they cost £8.

Merename Sun 01-Mar-20 22:27:13

I have some off amazon called gumbies. £35, hard sole and supportive. Only had them two weeks, was a splash out but better than any I’ve had before!

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