Made famous by Prince Albert during his wife's (Queen Victoria) reign as a luxurious footwear worn during formal occasions.
The velvet creations has found its way to the famous soles of Robert Kennedy as part of his casual wear
Here are some swoon-worthy custom pairs from reputable makers:
Stubbs & Wootton
|I like the top left one most|
|Love the signature red stripe at the back of Del Toro slippers|
|Gold stitching against dark colored velvet looks so good|
Bowhill and Elliott
Shipton & Heneage
|Edgy skull design|
Foster & Son
|The satin inner lining looks really nice but I prefer the one without|
Peal & Co.'s most famous client was the stylish Duke of Windsor. The Duke's affinity with the said slippers was evidenced by his extensive collection.
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