Three Things to Consider Before Buying Women’s Slippers

Slippers won’t fit or feel the same as a pair of shoes, so there are other keys to selecting just the right pair.

Slippers
Slippers can provide warm, comfortable foot relief at the end of a long day.Ultraideas

In order to find the women’s slippers that will do you and your feet good, there are some things you want to think about. Some features are a matter of personal preference, while others are more performance-based. When it comes time to buy a pair of women’s slippers that will make your feet happy after a long day, you want to pay careful attention to the size, the material, and the flooring in your home.

Size

UGG Women's Fluff Yeah Slide Wedge Sandal
Think twice before buying women’s slippers that are the same size as your shoes.UGG

Chances are good your instincts will have you searching for a pair of shoes in your shoe size. However, there are some things you need to figure out first. The best way to do this is by trying a pair on. Don’t pay attention to the number on the slipper. Pay attention instead to how they feel. Do you have enough space for your feet to move comfortably? Consider sizing up for your slippers, but it’s best to try them on to be sure.

Material

UGG Women's Ansley Moccasin
Comfort is key, but so is strength.UGG

When choosing a material for your women’s slippers, pick one that is more than comfortable. You need a material for your women’s slippers that is also strong enough to give you the support you need after your long day. Comfort is important, so pick something that makes your feet feel happy. Just don’t forget about support.

Flooring

ULTRAIDEAS Women's Cozy Memory Foam Slippers
If you have wood floors at home, you want thick slippers.ULTRAIDEAS

One thing people don’t consider with their slippers is how thick the floor of their home is, and the role that plays in what slippers they choose. If your home has carpets, you don’t need your women’s slippers to be particularly thick-soled. However, if you have wood floors or other hard flooring, you’ll want that extra padding. This puts an added layer of protection and comfort between you and the floor and gives your feet that extra care.

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