Liberace’s slippers

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After watching Steven Soderbergh’s fabulous movie about Liberace and his boyfriend Scott Thorson, Behind The Candelabra, I have become obsessed with finding some little gold house slippers to wear with a breezy caftan around the house. I already have the dilapidated, old dogs that I carry around like babies, and with my recent bangle binge, I could certainly accessorize properly. What woman doesn’t dream of looking just like Liberace!

Ok, maybe most don’t, but when I went on eBay to look for a pair like he wore in the movie, I also came across these amazing beauties. Which, admittedly, are a little less sparkly all while remaining just as fabulous. Because I have ridiculous, impractical child-sized feet, none of these will fit me. So my loss is your gain. I just want them to find good homes! After all, doesn’t everyone need a pair of fancy house slippers? Yes. Yes, they do.

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These are probably my favorites. So chic! So dainty. And so close to fitting me, and yet so far.

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For your inner genie! Grant me my wish and make them in my size!

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Yes, these must seem awfully sedate after the earlier ones, but think of how practical they are! And the red footbed is a very stylish accent.

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Speaking of red, check out these red corduroy numbers! With bows. Or bow, rather. Pretend the asymmetry is intentional. You are avant-guard!

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Lastly, these baby blue loafers are so sporty. Suitable attire for light home repair even!

So there they are. All currently available on eBay (as of publishing this). Go pick up a pair. Maybe even buy yourself a muumuu or caftan while you’re at it. It’s never too late to start living a life of leisure. Or at least pretending to.

  • Southpark12345678

    Did you ever find the slippers worn in “Behind the Candelabra”? For anyone out there looking try zappos.com…….Daniel Green Slippers. :D

    • Mrs. Moe

      Yes! I’ve seen some of the current ones on Zappos! They still make many of the classic ones!