As much as I love these felted slippers, they do have one fatal flaw. The softness that makes them so cozy , also is not very durable for walking on.
Sadly, the bottoms wear out fairly quickly. While they are not terribly expensive or difficult to replace, I just couldn’t toss out something that was only worn out on the bottom. So I decided to try to save these favorite slippers.
I cut off the bottoms....
|Slipper on left has been surgically altered.|
and stitched on a pair of slipper sock soles I had lying around.
|Stitching in progress|
I never got around to making the slipper socks, but now I have….
I’m thinking these bad boys should last forever!!