Any parent knows the dreadful feeling of watching kids scuff up floors as they run around wearing outdoor shoes. Indoor booties are softer, non-slip styles that grip surfaces like hardwood and tile without leaving marks. We rounded up our favorite indoor booties for children you can buy now from brands including La Plage and Eco Kids. The ideal shoes to prevent messes should incorporate quality materials like wool and suede as well as soft linings made from faux fur.
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1. Eco Kids Indoor Booties
Eco Kids’ booties have 100% wool uppers with non-skid leather soles.
Pros: These booties keep feet warm without irritating material and are easy to wear with a hook-and-loop closure.
Cons: The brand recommends to not wash or tumble dry but to use a damp sponge to gently remove spills.
2. La Plage Animals Booties
Made with a leather and rubber sole, La Plage’s booties come in four different animal-inspired options.
Pros: Babies can slip into comfort with high-quality fabric and a nonskid sole for slippery surfaces like hardwood and tile.
Cons: This style is a slip-on, so there is no Velcro or zipper closure.
3. BFOEL House Booties
BFOEL’s uppers are made from suede and PV velvet with nonslip soles and an added pompom on the back.
Pros: They keep little toes warm in all settings thanks to cozy faux fur lining.
Cons: These may runs small.