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do real men not wear slippers?

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NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 12:31:12

cos all teh offerings for dh in marks( he is a 47) wer aking ot be ready to curl up and die.

tissy Wed 26-Sep-07 12:32:17

dh won't wear any of the slippers I have ever bought him. Instead he wanders around the house in a really smelly old pair of sandals hmm

WideWebWitch Wed 26-Sep-07 12:32:25

no real men do not
my dh has either shoes for going out or trainers
or bare feet/socks in house
or surfy sandals for summer, can't think what they are, fatface or something

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 12:33:00

we both love slippers

but why do they have to be navy or brawn
nto red of birght blue

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 12:34:50

he has got a pair
tbh whne you are a size 12/13 you take whats on offer

HappyDaddy Wed 26-Sep-07 12:34:59

Nope, never wear slippers.

Socks indoors, shoes for work, trainers or caterpillar boots for not at work.

Fimbo Wed 26-Sep-07 12:36:22

OMG his feet must be massive presumably a 47 is a size 13.

<<mmm, I wonder if its true, that saying about big feet>>>

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 12:36:28

and also i had a bosss once hwo thought umbrellas were poofy

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 12:36:38

it IS true

princessmel Wed 26-Sep-07 12:36:57

Dh wears them All the time. Cool ones though grin

aDad Wed 26-Sep-07 12:37:28

No dont wear them either.

do you really expect to find a nice pair of men's slippers?? Is there such a thing?

princessmel Wed 26-Sep-07 12:37:45

His have a trget one the front. like in the middle of a dart board. bright blue.

Fimbo Wed 26-Sep-07 12:37:57

Hung like a donkey then Cod grin

HappyDaddy Wed 26-Sep-07 12:42:35

How are slippers with a target on, cool?

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:04:58

BIl si a pilot

sister foudn some slippers in tesco with" PILOT - only the best crew will do" on them
har harahr she HAD ot buy them
hwo many folk do YOU knwo who have their job title on their slippers


dh="i.t person/spy"

Bundle Wed 26-Sep-07 13:05:55

hate slippers

on anyone really

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:06:37

<wounded>

harleyd Wed 26-Sep-07 13:07:24

my sil bought dh slippers at xmas, he binned them

KerryMum Wed 26-Sep-07 13:07:41

Um,

Don't know any real men....sad

What's keeping you from Claire Verity comments?

LilRedWG Wed 26-Sep-07 13:08:23

DH wears slippers but for some reason takes them off to answer the front door hmm

MamaG Wed 26-Sep-07 13:08:43

real don't wear slippers OR carry umbrellas

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:08:54

me?
babies?
not interested

NorthernRockCod Wed 26-Sep-07 13:09:08

No to brollies too?
oh REALLY

kittylouise Wed 26-Sep-07 13:09:20

Slippers for men are vile, with tartan horrors, navy blue old boys' slippers or saddo ones with bart simpson or daffy duck embroidered on them (up there with soap-on-a-rope as the top naff Christmas present to buy a man).

MaryAnnSingleton Wed 26-Sep-07 13:09:57

slippers on any man under 70 are terrible - BIL has them and I'd find them a huge turn off if I was SIL !!

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