Washing Felted Wool Slippers: A Guide

Felted wool slippers can become dirty and smelly over time. Washing them helps remove dirt, grime, or odors on the surface of the wool and extend their lifespan by removing loose fibers or debris. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to wash your felted wool slippers:

  1. Fill a basin with warm water and add a gentle laundry detergent.
  2. Place the slippers in the basin and let them soak for 30 minutes.
  3. Remove the slippers from the basin and rinse them under cold running water.
  4. Squeeze out any excess water and hang the slippers up to dry.
  5. Use a soft-bristled brush to remove any loose fibers or debris that might have accumulated on the surface of the felt.


  • Avoid using hot water when washing your slippers.

  • If you notice any discoloration or damage after washing, take them to a professional cleaner for repairs.
  • Wash your slippers after each use and allow them to dry completely before storing them away.

Washing felted wool slippers is essential to maintaining their cleanliness and lifespan. Following the steps outlined in this guide will keep your slippers looking and feeling their best for years to come.

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