Slippers seem to have a universal popularity and are no longer ‘a frumpish milestone on the lonely road to middle age’ (Daily Telegraph 23/12/09). The biggest dilemma today when choosing a pair is the staggering amount of styles and designs that are out there competing for your business.
Slippers have a very long history and have been referenced throughout time. The evolution story is difficult to unravel but it appears slippers were created essentially as house shoes for cleanliness, comfort and protection when indoors.
Custom has it that if you ever visit Japan there is a pair of slippers waiting for you where ever you stay or visit.
Today slippers seem to be an essential in every household. As soon as you get out of bed your favourite slippers are waiting to keep you comfy and warm. Conversely after a hard day’s work you can get home, put on your slippers, relax and forget the stresses and strains of the day.
Romika, Padders, and Rohde slippers and house shoes offer a complete selection of styles, colours, materials and sizes for anyone who wants to feel comfy, secure, fashionable or traditional but always at ease.