I Wear Flipflops In the Winter

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 78 People

    No More Hot and Heavy Work Boots!

    after 10 years of doing construction and having to wear heavy safety boots i now have a job with no enforcement of footwear rules im all flip flops all the time and i live in the northern midwest. its very hard to get used to and horribly cold in snow but my feet dont feel...
    smiley01 smiley01
    36-40, M
    Sep 30, 2009

    Well, "Winter" Can Be Sort of a Misleading Term.

    I wear flip flops all year, but I live in the south, and it's relatively warm here year round - so I don't think it means the same thing as someone who lives in colder climes.
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 14, 2008

    But Not Today

    It's usually pretty warm where I live,  but not this week.  I think my Yankee blood has thinned a bit over the years.  I am cold.  And so are a lot of other EPeeps,  from what I read.  Here is a little something to warm you up...   ...
    Lilt Lilt
    46-50
    10 Responses Jan 5, 2010

    Flip Flops In Snow

    I was flying home, on crutches and with my left leg in a plaster cast and with a jandal (flip flop) on my good foot. As were about to land the pilot told us the outside temperature was 0 degrees, there was snow on the ground and the worst bit was that we would have to use the...
    barefootshirtless barefootshirtless
    41-45, M
    Feb 8, 2013

    Yes, I Love Flip Flops!

     Yeah, I'm a guy. And I've loved wearing flip flops since I was 7 years old. And I still call them "thong sandals" or just "thongs." I grew up in Chicago and wore them all year there, moved to Los Angeles where wearing thongs is never a problem, now live...
    ThongSandalsRock ThongSandalsRock
    51-55, M
    1 Response Nov 24, 2009

    What Are Shoes?

    I have been wearing flipflops for 20 years now. I donot owne a pair of shoes.Flip flops or women sandels is all that I wear.
    truckskirt truckskirt
    66-70, M
    Aug 25, 2012

    Rubber Boots Over Flipflops

    The sister of a girl I work with attends college in Erie, PA where the snow is almost knee-deep all winter, as I understand it. She loves wearing her flipflops year-round, and she had a stroke of genius: she bought a pair of colorful rubber rain boots large enough to fit easily...
    barefeetinrubberboots barefeetinrubberboots
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Oct 28, 2010

    I Designed My Own Range Because I Loved Them So Much!

    I love flip flops so much that I have designed my own range! They are called BEASTS and each design features the face of an endangered animal on the insole! £1 from each pair I sell is donated to The Born Free Foundation to protect these animals from extinction. I started...
    melgwinnett melgwinnett
    36-40
    Aug 26, 2010

    Well, What Winter We Do Have.

    I live in the south, so we don't have much winter to speak of.  When it is cold out, I am not outside long enough to get uncomfortable.  So, I wear flip flops.
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2009
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