The 15 Best Slippers for Kids, Starting at $15
With cold weather here, you’re likely stocking up on cozy essentials like hot chocolate and fuzzy socks. But an equally important item you’re probably forgetting? Slippers for the kids. Here, find the 15 best slippers for kids to keep their feet warm and toasty, according to real parents who bought them.
1. L.L. Bean Kids’ Wicked Good Mocs
These babies are even grandma-approved. “I bought these for my grandaughter and she loves them. They fit true to size and she said they were very comfy,” one grandmother says.
2. Boden Knitted Slipper Boots
One grandmother says these keep her three-year-od granddaughter's feet “cosy on these colder mornings and evenings and look really stylish. Best of all they fit well and don't end up falling off like most slipper styles.”
3. Tucker + Tate Monster Foot Slipper
"My 3-year-old grandson IS a T-Rex. And to be able to give him these slippers will make him roar with glee," says one happy customer. The one problem with these delightful monstrosities? "Only wish there were adult sizes!"
4. The North Face Thermal Tent Mule II Water Resistant Slipper
One mom dubs these “the perfect winter slipper,” writing, “I was really surprised at how comfortable these feel inside. My nine-year-old loves them [because they’re] Perfect for around the house on [our] travertine floors. They have a nice thick rubber sole so they can be worn outdoors as well.” For the best fit, she recommends sizing up. Noted.
5. Acorn Kids Colby Gore Moc
"They’re pretty warm, so they keep his toes comfortable during New England winters," one parent says about their toddler in these slip-on shoes with flexible rubber soles that are made for toddlers, little kids and big kids. These run small, so size up.
6. Crocs Kids’ Classic Slipper
One shopper says her son loves these slippers so much that she’s already repurchased them. “He outgrew his first pair and we ordered another one. I am considering ordering them in all sizes to eliminate the slipper problem at least for a couple of years,” she adds.
7. Kamik Kids’ CozyCabin2 Slippers
“These are well made and easy for my three-year-old to put on, take off, or put away. They haven’t fallen off or tripped my son up while he has been running in them. I would recommend these and rebuy in a heartbeat,” a happy reviewer wrote. After that glowing review, we’re sold.
8. Minnetonka ‘Cassie’ Slipper
These moccasin slippers are so warm and cozy that you might as well buy a pair for every member of the family. “We love these moccasins for inside the house slippers. They are warm on the inside and have non-skid soles. We bought them for the whole family,” admits one shopper. We’re picturing the cute matching family photo ops already.
9. Cat & Jack Unicorn Knit Cuff Bootie Slippers
“My daughter picked these out and loves them! They stay on nicely since the top part goes up the ankle,” a reviewer explains. We can’t argue with that. And at this price point, you can get her two pairs—one for lounging around the house, and one to wear out and about because let’s face it, she’s going to want to show them off.
10. Joules Kids Slippet Felt Mule Character Slippers
Dinosaur design outside + fleece lining inside? "I bought these for my son and he absolutely loves them," says one user. "The furry lining is so soft and he just doesn't want to take them off."
11. Treasure + Bond Kids' Faux Fur Slipper
These statement-making faux fur slippers, which come in pink or leopard print, are a hit with one satisfied customer's daughters. They do run a bit big, so choose the lower number if your little one is between sizes.
12. Kamik Kids Cozylodge
Take it from an 8-year-old, who says, "They're the best slippers I ever had!" His mom adds: "They look cute, they seem to fit him perfectly and they have a nice flexible sole with good traction so he doesn't go slipping all over our hardwood floors."
13. Olive & Edit Millie Slipper
Hard sole sturdiness meets pretty pretty princess glittery fabric. Take it from this smart grandma: "I bought these for my granddaughter and she loved the sparkling rainbow design." Sounds like that little girl has great taste.
14. UGG Cozy II Scuff Slipper
One impressed mom writes, “This slipper fits true to a sneaker size and the feel and comfort of the slipper lives up to the UGG standard of quality. The nonslip bottom is great for active kids when running around the house...perfect find at a perfect price.” Did we mention they come in toddler, little kid and big kid sizes?
15. Bearpaw Alice Slipper
Durable is the word for these knit slippers with warm wool-blend lining to keep toes toasty and NeverWet water-resistance to keep them dry. "I bought these for my 6-year-old because we take our dog outside in our pjs every morning and she wanted warm slippers like I have," a parent reports, saying her daughter loves them because they keep her feet warm and dry.