Giesswein Slippers review

Knock the socks off of cold and achy-footed family members this Christmas with a pair of Austrian-born Giesswein slippers. Since receiving mine courtesy of Giesswein (pronounced geese-vine), nary a day goes by that I’m without my boiled wool wonders. Last winter, I grew weary of warm but completely unsupportive muk-luks and slipper socks. Often I’d […]

Most Comfortable Slippers for Christmas Morn

It’s not too late to give the gift of slippers for Christmas. Whether they’re for you or Aunt Sue, I’ve picked four of Zappos best that can almost magically be on your front stoop by Christmas Eve.  1. Fitflop Cuddler: All the support and cushion as Fitflop sandals, but in a cozy slipper. Runs wide. […]

Barking Dog Shoes Gift Guide 2015

Still looking for that just-right gift for mom, daughter, aunt or yourself? See my nine foot-friendly picks from supportive house slippers to stylish compression socks to shearling insoles… Birkenstock shearling insoles: I’d never seen these until this fall, but what a terrific addition to winter boots that need more support. The cork-latex base provides excellent […]

Most Comfortable Slippers for Cozy & Warm Winter Toes

When fuzzy slipper socks just don’t cut it on your hard wood floors and your feet ache from heel to toe, it’s time for a pair of big girl slippers. See the five most comfortable slippers chosen by the Barking Dog for foot problems like plantar fasciitis, over-pronation and forefoot pain. Two slippers feature removable […]

5 Most Comfortable Slippers for Women 2016

The north wind made its debut this weekend here in Chicago, obliterating our streak of relatively warm and sunny November days. And along with the cold temps come the cold floors! Slipper season is officially here and Zappos carries all the foot-friendly brands and styles to give and to get. See five of the most […]