It’s Official! The Bedroom Slipper Has Left the Sheets and Hit the Streets
If the line between the sheets and the streets weren’t blurred enough—here’s looking at you, slip dress!—the recent rise of the bedroom slipper has done away with the divide altogether. Giving new meaning to the suggestive expression “Let me slip into something more comfortable,” the coquettish kitten heel that once accompanied a silken robe—or even less!—has click-clacked its way out of the boudoir and into the everyday rotation of more than a few members of Vogue.com’s “try anything once” staff. We couldn’t help, of course, but be inspired by Rihanna. who memorably slipped into a feathered baby doll pair for her latest Stance socks collaboration .
Cheeky and alluring, Marilyn Monroe’s favorite shoe adds plenty of kick to any ensemble, while its low heel offers a no-fuss appeal to the sure-footed. Try Giuseppe Zanotti ’s Lucite heeled slide sandals paired with straight-leg jeans and a crop top for the glamour and vampiness of Old Hollywood, or simply let Roger Vivier’s metallic slide gently glide you along from day to night.