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Looking for an easy (and wallet-friendly) gift to please any guy in your life this holiday season? A soft pair of slippers is a great go-to, especially as we continue to spend more time at home than usual.
We’ve considered a number of factors when looking to purchase some of the best slippers for men on the market in 2020, such as comfort, style, functionality and materials.
Below, you’ll find selections from fan favorites such as Ugg and Minnetonka as well as contemporary styles like slippers from Allbirds, made out of sustainably-sourced materials. Style-wise, selections run the gamut, from moccasins loafers to slippers that are inspired by Japanese minimalism.
These 20 pairs will keep the guy in your life comfortable while he’s snuggled by the fire or even on an errand run thanks to the several pairs featuring a durable rubber sole. In fact, these looks are so cozy, you may even be tempted to buy a pair for yourself. (And good news: several styles are unisex, and come in kids sizes too.)
Without further ado, here’s a look at the best slippers for men that make the top of our holiday wishlist for 2020.
Ugg Scuff Slippers
It’s easy to slip into this classic scuff made of sheepskin, which not only offers warmth but keeps feet dry by naturally wicking away moisture. Plus, these come in a few colorways for you to choose from.
Dockers Douglas Ultra-Light Moccasin Slipper
Featuring a memory foam footbed, plush lining and and hard-wearing outsole, this ultra-lightweight moccasin offers superb underfoot support for whatever the day brings. What’s more, it’s also anti-odor, so you don’t have to worry about foul odors forming.
RockDove Men’s Original Two-Tone Memory Foam Slippers
A bestseller on Amazon, RockDove’s Original Two-Tone slippers feature 360 degrees of cushy memory foam. One customer notes, “These are a great pair that don’t look like ‘old man’ slippers. They’re comfortable and offer a good fit as expected.”
Allbirds Men’s Wool Loungers
For a slipper that can be worn out of the house, consider Allbirds’ Wool Loungers. Not only is this shoe stylish, but it’s also machine washable. And you can feel great about your purchase since the merino wool slipper features sustainable materials, including a sugarcane midsole and an insole made from castor oil.
Elevate your slipper game with this sleek and ultra-wearable slide from Vionic. It features the brand’s signature anatomical footbed, accompanied by a faux shearling lining, for great warmth and comfort. Its suede, toffee-colored upper with a split toe design makes the pair quite stylish, too.
Haflinger GZH ZigZag Slippers
Made in Germany, this natural wool felt style can easily be worn out and about thanks to its hard rubber on top of a cork platform. Pair it with sweatpants or jeans for a quick errand run near home.
Minnetonka Men’s Pile Lined Hardsole Slipper
This classic slipper from Minnetonka continues to be a fan-favorite thanks to its versatility. The shearling lining and rubber sole make this shoe comfortable yet durable, while the traditional moccasin shape provides the ultimate choice in style.
Crocs Classic Lined Clogs
Crocs’ Classic Clog gets a cozy update with a fuzzy lining. The lightweight Croslite shoe comes in multiple colorways and is customizable with the brand’s Jibbitz charms. (Plus, it comes in unisex sizing, so you can grab a pair for each member of your family, too.)
Giesswein Tahoe Slippers
This boiled–wool style supplies ultimate comfort by offering support for your arches and metatarsal bones, as well as a removable cork-latex footbed that molds to the shape of your foot. Meanwhile, a drawstring cord at the hem helps ensure a secure fit.
L.L. Bean Wicked Good Shearling Moccasin
Another shearling moccasin with a large following, the L.L. Bean’s Wicked Good Moccasin gets 4.5 out of 5 stars on Nordstrom. Customers love that the classic slip-on keeps feet cozy and provides protection for light outdoor wear with a rubber outsole.
Deer Stags Nordic Slippers
This cozy pair adds vintage appeal to any closet with its bold buffalo check pattern and rugged faux shearling lining. Plus, the rubber sole makes it the perfect house shoe to slip-on while venturing outside to grab the paper in the morning.
Hanes Men’s Moccasin Slippers
Alongside their sleek upper and sturdy rubber outsole, these slippers from Hanes have an antimicrobial finish — making them a great option for the guys who frets wearing socks with slippers in order to prevent odor buildup. Some reviewers note that this pair runs small, so consider ordering up a size.
Camper Wabi Slippers
Inspired by Japanese minimalism, Camper’s Wabi Slipper is perfect for the guy in your life that likes to keep it simple. Originally designed two decades ago, Camper currently offers the classic style in four neutral to bright colorways. Additionally, the grippy marbled outsole is made from 20% recycled rubber, making this shoe stylish, sustainable and functional.
LAMO Harrison Men’s Slippers
For the guy who’s style is a bit edgier, give him these sleek gray mocs instead of a classic black or brown pair. The monochromatic, laceless silhouette feature a soft suede upper, plush insole and padded footbed for an extra dose of comfort. The chunky rubber sole also gives this shoe an elevated update to the traditional slip-on slipper style.
Sorel Men’s Falcon Ridge II House Slippers
Labeled as an Amazon Choice product, Sorel’s Falcon Ridge II slippers boast over 1,000 customer reviews, with an average rating of 4.7 stars out of 5 stars. They feature a suede upper, warm yet moisture-wicking wool interior and EVA midsole for a great step-in feel. A leather outsole also makes these “rugged all-day use slippers and wilderness-approved,” notes one customer.
The North Face Men’s Thermoball Eco Traction Mule V
Water-resistant and insulating, these sippers from The North Face are perfect for men who love the great outdoors. Not only are these slippers good for camping, but the pair can function as a regular house slipper too. Choose between three stylish colorways, including this sleek black option below.
Goodfellow & Co Men’s Lonzo Slide Slippers
Priced at just $18, these summer-ready slippers feature a backless design that will wear from season to season — even when temperatures climb back up again.
Muk Luks Men’s Faux Suede Moccasins
An animal-friendly option, these slippers from MUK LUKS are perfect for those who live a vegan lifestyle. The faux suede and shearling slipper will keep feet cozy and comfy. And, the hard sole bottom will let you get away with wearing slippers in public if you decide to run to the store for a quick errand.
Acorn Men’s Moc Slippers
With skid-resistant outsoles and a moisture-wicking upper, these durable slippers are another great pair to add to your wish list. The house slippers come in a dozen colorways, too.
Tamarac by Slippers International Men’s Highlander Shearling Slippers
Looking for more of a full-coverage slipper? Try this cozy bootie by Tamarac Slippers International. Shearling-lined and ankle-length, it will keep your feet warm. Meanwhile, its rubber bottom ensures that feet stay dry even if wet weather comes between you and the morning paper.