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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 17.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers, including Amazon, and may receive a small percentage of any sale. But we only get commission on items you buy and don’t return, so we’re only happy if you’re happy. Good luck deal hunting!

GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA


Photive Hydra Wireless Bluetooth Speaker. Waterproof Rugged Portable with built in Subwoofer and Long Battery for $35.00 (list price $79.95)

AUKEY Car Mount Air Vent Magnetic Phone Holder for iPhone 7, 6S, Plus, Samsung and Other Android, Windows Smartphones (Grey) for $7.99 (list price $12.99)


Samsung 32GB BAR (METAL) USB 3.0 Flash Drive (MUF-32BA/AM) for $11.94 (list price $24.99)

SanDisk 32GB Ultra Class 10 SDHC UHS-I Memory Card Up to 80MB, Grey/Black (SDSDUNC-032G-GN6IN) for $13.95 (list price $37.99)


PORS-ELA International Travel Power Adapter with 2.4A Dual USB Charger & Worldwide AC Wall Outlet Plugs for UK, US, AU, Europe & Asia - Built-in Spare Fuse, Gift Pouch - Blue for $17.16 (list price $45.99)

Digital Voice Recorder by Yemenren, 8GB 3072Kbps Sound Audio Recorder Dictaphone, Double Microphone, Metal Casing, Voice Activated for $32.99 (list price $99.98)


Wireless Presenter, Doosl Wireless Presenter, RF 2.4GHz Powerpoint Clicker Presentation Remote Control Pen. for $14.99 (list price $29.90)

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera - Lime Green for $64.00 (list price $69.00)


Anker 10-Port USB Data Hub with 60W Power Adapter for PC, XPS, Surface Pro, Macbook, Mac Pro / mini, and iMac, Including BC 2.1 Charging Port for iPhone 7 / 6s Plus , Galaxy Series and More for $49.99 (list price $119.99)

G.U.S. Multi-Device Charging Station Dock & Organizer - Multiple Finishes Available. For Laptops, Tablets, and Phones - Strong Build, Eco-Friendly Bamboo for $39.99 (list price $59.99)


Energizer Max Premium C Cell Alkaline Batteries, 8-Count for $10.44 (list price $12.97)

BRG Stainless Steel Mesh Milanese Loop with Adjustable Magnetic Closure Replacement iWatch Band for Apple Watch Series 2 Series 1 Nike+ Sport and Edition 42mm Black for $12.99 (list price $32.99)


LEGO Star Wars Rebel Trooper Battle Pack 75164 Building Kit for $11.97 (list price $14.99)

KITCHEN


KitchenAid Egg Slicer, Red for $7.79 (list price $9.69)

Wilton Recipe Right 3 Piece Cookie Pan Set for $9.99 (list price $13.49)


Ultra Cuisine 100% Stainless Steel Wire Cooling Rack for Baking fits Half Sheet Pans Cool Cookies, Cakes, Breads - Oven Safe for Cooking, Roasting, Grilling - Heavy Duty Commercial Quality for $20.99 (list price $24.99)

Checkered Chef Pizza Cutter Sharp Rocker Blade With Cover. Heavy Duty Stainless Steel. Best Way To Cut Pizzas And More. Dishwasher Safe. for $12.95 (list price $29.95)


OXO Good Grips Smooth Edge Can Opener for $18.69 (list price $21.95)

HOTPOP Collapsible Microwave Popcorn Popper with Handles BPA free (blue) for $11.90 (list price $35.99)


Takeya Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker, 1-Quart, Black for $19.99 (list price $24.99)

Whiskey Stones - Set of 8 with Tongs, Plastic Storage Box , Reusable Stainless Steel Ice Cubes for Wine , Beer - Whisky Stones Chilling Rocks for $12.99 (list price $21.99)


1Easylife Stainless Steel Lemon Zester Grater with Channel Knife and Hanging Loop for $6.99 (list price $15.99)

Lodge LGP3 Rectangular Cast Iron Grill Press, Pre-Seasoned, 6.75-inch x 4.5-inch for $14.89 (list price $16.97)


Brita Replacement Water Filter for Pitchers, 2 Count for $11.86 (list price $13.99)

Best Ice Cube Trays - 2 Large Silicone Pack - 16 Giant 2 Inch Ice Cubes Molds for $9.99 (list price $29.99)


Cooks Standard 02487 8 Piece Hard Anodize Nonstick Cookware Set, Black for $81.97 (list price $149.99)

Bamboo Cutlery-Knives-Tools Tray 8-Compartment Expandable Organizer - by Utopia Kitchen (Bamboo 8 compartment) for $15.99 (list price $39.99)


Rachael Ray 5 Piece Cucina Melamine Nesting Measuring Cups, Assorted for $9.79 (list price $14.99)

HOME


Yankee Candle Company Clean Cotton Large Jar Candle for $15.89 (list price $19.87)

Smart Home Bedding Super Plush Pillow Dust Mite Resistant Down Alternative (Queen/Standard, 2 Pack) for $24.99 (list price $99.99)


Sherpa Throw Blanket Lt Grey 60x80 Reversible Fuzzy Microfiber All Season Blanket for Bed or Couch by Bedsure for $29.99 (list price $79.99)

LINENSPA Zippered Encasement Waterproof, Dust Mite Proof, Bed Bug Proof Breathable Mattress Protector - Queen Size for $24.99 (list price $104.99)


Winsome Wood Beechwood End/Accent Table, Espresso for $39.80 (list price $75.00)

URPOWER Essential Oil Diffuser, 200ml Wood Grain Aromatherapy Diffuser Ultrasonic Cool Mist Aroma Humidifier with Adjustable Mist Mode, Waterless Auto Shut-Off, 7 Color LED Lights & 4 Timer Settings for $25.99 (list price $79.99)


Frigidaire FFAD7033R1 70-Pint Dehumidifier with Effortless Humidity Control, White for $229.99 (list price $289.99)

Minimalist Solid Wood Table Lamp Bedside Desk Lamp for $25.73 (list price $56.00)


Premium Velvet Hangers Heavy duty - 50 Pack Clothes Hangers - Non slip Black Suit hangers - Clothes Hanger Hook swivel 360 - Ultra Thin for $19.49 (list price $49.99)

Whitmor 20-Pair Floor Shoe Stand, White for $9.68 (list price $11.99)


Household Essentials 35704-1 CedarFresh Clothes Protector and Moth Repellent Storage Accessories Value Pack (71 Items) for $14.39 (list price $20.96)

Mayshine 20x31 inch Non-slip Bathroom Rug Shag Shower Mat Machine-washable Bath mats with Water Absorbent Soft Microfibers of - Turquoise for $14.79 (list price $24.99)


Sterilite 25306P01 3 Drawer Wide Weave Tower, Espresso Frame & Drawers w/ Driftwood Handles, 1-Pack for $19.83 (list price $22.44)

Dirt Devil Power Air Corded Bagless Stick Vacuum for Hard Floors SD20505 for $41.29 (list price $49.99)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY


Neutrogena Healthy Skin Anti-Wrinkle Cream Night With Retinol, 1.4 Oz. for $11.13 (list price $19.47)

Neutrogena Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes & Wipes, Refill Pack, 25 Count (pack of 6) for $18.73 (list price $37.14)


Gillette Fusion Manual Men’s Razor Blade Refills, 12 Count, Mens Razors / Blades for $33.97 (list price $47.99)

Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Body Wash, 18 Fl. Oz for $5.69 (list price $8.00)


Aveeno Eczema Active Naturals Therapy Moisturizing Cream For Sensitive Skin, 7.3 Oz for $9.61 (list price $11.69)

Kenra Extra Volume Mousse #17, 8-Ounce for $11.87 (list price $16.00)


Wazor Professional Hair Dryer Ionic Ceramic Tourmaline Blow Dryer 1875W Far Infrared Heat Dryer With 3 Blow Dry Attachments and Heat&Speed Settings for Hair Styling for $49.99 (list price $129.99)

Panasonic ER430K Ear & Nose Trimmer with Vacuum Cleaning System, Men's, Wet/Dry, Battery-Operated for $14.93 (list price $19.95)


CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser, 12 Ounce for $10.43 (list price $11.47)

Philips Sonicare Essence Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush, White for $19.95 (list price $49.99)


Art Naturals Organic Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo and Conditioner Set (2 x 16 Oz) - Sulfate Free - Volumizing & Moisturizing, Gentle on Curly & Color Treated Hair,For Men & Women Infused with Keratin for $24.82 (list price $49.99)

Nature's Way Alive! Premium Formula Multi-Vitamin Adult Gummies, 90 Count for $10.19 (list price $12.06)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS


BAZIC Assorted Dimensions 227g/0.5 lbs. Rubber Bands, Multi Color for $3.81 (list price $6.99)

Soap Making Set - 9 Bottles Of Liquid Colors for Soap coloring, Red, Yellow, Blue, Lilac, Peach, Seafoam, Yellow, Turquoise and Lime, 0.30 Ounce Each Color for $11.49 (list price $19.99)


Wilson Jones 3 Ring Binder 1-1/2 Inch, Round Ring View Binder, Basic, 362 Series, Customizable, White, 4 Pack (W70362-34WPP) for $11.99 (list price $20.94)

Uni-Paint PX-21 Oil-Based Paint Marker, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 12-Count for $19.62 (list price $24.53)


Ohuhu 12pcs Nylon Hair Art Paint Brush Set for Watercolor, Acrylics, Oil Painting Supplies, BONUS A Color Palette for $7.99 (list price $24.00)

SINGER 5400 Sew Mate Sewing Machine for $103.94 (list price $112.04)


Amzdeal Portable Easel Adjustable Aluminium Easel Tripod Telescopic Reeves+Bag for $16.99 (list price $23.99)

Smart Color Art - 36 Color Premium Gel Pen Set for $8.99 (list price $39.00)


Prismacolor Scholar Colored Pencils, 48-Count for $11.75 (list price $14.55)

Mungyo Water-Soluble Oil Pastel Set of 24 - Assorted Colors for $18.69 (list price $21.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS


Hammock Sky Brazilian Double Hammock - Two Person Bed for Backyard, Porch, Outdoor and Indoor Use - Soft Woven Cotton Fabric for Supreme Comfort (Natural) for $49.97 (list price $79.97)

Garden Gloves with Claws, Great for Digging Weeding Seeding poking -Safe for Rose Pruning –Best Gardening Tool -Best Gift for Gardeners (Claws on EACH Hand) for $7.99 (list price $19.99)


Garden Grasp Leaf Scoops: Large Rake Hands for Scooping Grass Clippings and Lawn Debris: 1 Set is 2 Hand Rakes for $21.94 (list price $24.95)

Fiskars Big Grip Garden Knife (70796935J) for $9.00 (list price $14.00)


25ft Premium Strongest Magic Garden Hose Flexible Expandable Stretch Hosepipe with 9-pattern Spray Nozzle for all Watering Needs - Black for $23.98 (list price $49.98)

Pure Garden Rolling Garden Work Scooter with Tool Tray for $15.19 (list price $21.51)


Liberty Garden Products 870-M1-2 Industrial 4-Wheel Garden Hose Reel Cart, Holds 300-Feet of 5/8-Inch Hose - Tan for $107.92 (list price $169.99)

Mystical Fire Campfire Fireplace Colorant 0.882 oz Packets 12 Pack for $9.50 (list price $13.30)


mKitchen World Premium Marshmallow Roasting Sticks-Set of 5-Safe for Kids Extra Long 45’’ Telescoping Extendable Hot Dog Smores Forks - Fire Pit, Camping, Campfire, Bonfire & Outdoor Cookware Kit for $18.82 (list price $37.64)

25Ft G40 Globe String Lights with Clear Bulbs, UL listed Backyard Patio Lights, Hanging Indoor/Outdoor String Light for Bistro Pergola Deckyard Tents Market Cafe Gazebo Porch Letters Party Decor, Black for $15.65 (list price $29.99)


Hynes Eagle Retro Designer Canvas Backpack Large Rucksack 28 Liter Brown for $34.90 (list price $59.50)

500 mL ( 16.9 fluid ounce ) Aluminum Sports Water Bottle , Metallic Finish for $7.99 (list price $9.99)

TOOLS


Stanley FMHT33348 FATMAX Auto-Lock Tape Rule, 30' for $20.99 (list price $48.07)

Dremel 4000-2/30 120-Volt Variable Speed Rotary Tool Kit - Corded for $72.94 (list price $82.51)


Black & Decker 15-110 High Speed Steel General Purpose Drill Bit Set, 10-Piece for $3.98 (list price $7.15)

ADOLPH Hair Drain Clog Remover Quick and Painless Slow Drain Relief for Drain Cleaning (2 Pack Yellow +1Pack Drain Relief Tool) for $7.57 (list price $26.99)


Command Universal Picture Hangers w/ Stabilizer Strips, 3-Hangers (17047-3ES) for $6.89 (list price $8.99)

Tacklife Advanced Laser Measure 131 Ft Digital Laser Distance Meter with Mute Function Large LCD Backlit Display Measure Distance,Area and Volume,Pythagorean Mode Battery Included Black&Orange for $34.97 (list price $69.99)


SOG Key Folding Knife KEY-101 - 1.5" Blade, Black Stainless Steel Handle for $7.78 (list price $10.99)

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15 Umbrellas to Keep You Dry
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Make rainy days a little more exciting with a quirky umbrella.

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1. BANANA; $18.99

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This ingenious umbrella comes with a special cover to make it look like you’re lugging around a real banana. The covers come in green and yellow, but the umbrella itself is always yellow.

Find it: Amazon

2. MAGICAL UNICORN; $36.49

Magical Unicorn Umbrella
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Rainy days don’t have to be dreary with this colorful, pastel umbrella. The handle is elegantly shaped like a unicorn and mane, with its gold horn sitting atop the umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

3. GAME OF THRONES; $37.89

Game of Thrones Longclaw Sword Umbrella
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If you’re looking for something a little tougher, a Game of Thrones-themed umbrella might be just the thing. The umbrella is adorned with the show's logo and has a special handle that looks like the hilt of Jon Snow’s sword, Longclaw.

Find it: Amazon

4. LETTUCE; $14.88

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Salad lovers will want to get their hands on this special umbrella, which, when closed, mimics the look of a head of lettuce.

Find it: Amazon

5. CARROT; $15.90

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For more food-themed umbrella fun, check out this carrot-shaped umbrella. Similarly to the banana version, it comes with a protective case that resembles a carrot. When you take off the top, it reveals an orange umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

6. THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR; $25.96

The Very Hungry Caterpillar umbrella
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For children who love Eric Carle’s creations: a Very Hungry Caterpillar umbrella. The transparent plastic allows the child to see the caterpillar design even when they’re using the umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

7. DOG UMBRELLA; $16.59

Dog Umbrella With Leash
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Don’t forget about your furry friends when it's raining cats and dogs. While dog rain jackets are adorable, you can also opt for a special umbrella made just for puppers. The handle is situated on top of the umbrella so you can easily hold it above your short companion. It’s also connected to a leash so you don’t have to carry two things at once.

Find it: Amazon

8. SKY; $43.95

umbrella with interior of blue sky dotted with fluffy, white clouds
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Opening this umbrella will have you seeing sunny skies, even in the rain. Designed by Tibor Kalman and Emanuela Frattini Magnusson, it looks like a plain black umbrella until it’s opened up, revealing its colorful underbelly.

Find it: Amazon

9. STARRY NIGHT; $43.70

umbrella with Vincent van Gogh’s "Starry Night" print
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If you want something a little more surreal than a boring blue sky, there’s an alternate version with Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night printed on it.

Find it: Amazon

10. CAT IN SPACE; $22.56

cat in space umbrella
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Strangely, the “cats in space” motif is pretty popular online. From sweaters to calendars, there’s no shortage of felines floating through the galaxy. You can also get an umbrella with the unusual design, because why not?

Find it: Amazon

11. LED UMBRELLA; $23.66

Blade Runner Style LED Umbrella
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There are a lot of futuristic gadgets in the movie Blade Runner, but some are more obtainable than others. You can actually buy the LED light umbrella seen in the movie. The battery-operated handle glows blue, which both looks cool and keeps you safe at night.

Find it: Amazon

12. BIRDCAGE; $22.99

Birdcage Transparent Clear Dome Umbrella
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Ever feel like a bird in a cage? Now you can really get that experience with this clear umbrella that looks like a birdcage. It even comes with a bird printed on the side.

Find it: Amazon

13. COLOR CHANGING UMBRELLA; $34

Black umbrella printed with color-changing rain drop design
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It’s hard to imagine actually getting excited about going out into the rain, but with this special umbrella, you might be watching for dark clouds. The special white ink changes colors when wet, so you can go from a monochrome umbrella to a rainbow one in seconds.

Find it: Amazon

14. RABBIT; €9.03

polka-dot umbrella with a bag that’s shaped like a bunny rabbit
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This simple red umbrella comes with a nice polka-dot design, but the real novelty is the carrying case. Instead of a regular sleeve, it comes with a zippered bag that’s shaped like a bunny rabbit.

Find it: Perletti

15. KATANA; $28.99

katana umbrella
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Carrying around an umbrella can be a bit of a pain, but at least you can look cool doing it. When wrapped up, this umbrella looks like a sword slung over your back. The hilt of the katana becomes your handle when you open the umbrella up.

Find it: Amazon

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22 Unusual Slippers To Keep Your Feet Warm
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Trade in your old house shoes for something with a little more flair. These unusual slippers will be sure to turn some heads at your next pajama party.

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1. LIGHT-UP UNICORN SLIPPERS; $39.95

unicorn slippers
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Remember those light-up sneakers you had as a kid? Relive the good ol' days with these mystical unicorn slippers. With each step you take, the one-size-fits-all plush slippers light up in a rainbow of different colors.

Find it: Amazon

2. HEATED NARWHAL SLIPPERS; $49.95

If unicorns are a little too magical for you, try narwhals—a real-life horned animal. They don’t light up, but they do offer a built-in heating feature to keep your toes warm during the cold season.

Find it: Amazon

3. YETI SLIPPERS; $13.99

Yeti slippers
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Throw on these blue-toed abominable snowman slippers and play pretend.

Find it: Walmart

4. LEGO SLIPPERS; $16.33

These LEGO slippers serve two functions: keeping your feet warm and protecting you from stepping on any stray LEGO bricks. The red slip-ons look just like LEGO bricks, helping you stay in character while you build your next project.

Find it: Amazon

5. ZOMBIE SLIPPERS; $19.88

These oversized slippers are perfect for aspiring zombie hunters. Wearing the plush footwear is like bravely slipping your feet into two zombie heads.

Find it: Amazon

6. HOMER SIMPSON SLIPPERS; $44.99

Homer Simpson slippers
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Are zombie heads a little too gory for you? Shove your feet into the Simpson patriarch’s mouth instead. These slippers will keep you comfortable while lounging around the house. Homer would be so proud of your lethargy!

Find it: Top Toy

7. MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO SLIPPERS; $19.99

Totoro slippers
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While these slippers probably won’t take you on a ride in a cat bus, they will keep your feet warm. Each tiny Totoro wears the same leaf hat that the character wore in the movie.

Find it: Amazon

8. S’MORES SLIPPERS; $39.99

These smiling s’mores are heated just like a real cooked marshmallow. Warm up the cotton footwear by plugging in the detachable USB cable to a Mac, PC, or any other USB port. With a cord that's 57 inches long, you can walk around even while charging the slippers.

Find it: Amazon

9. BATMOBILE SLIPPERS; $12.94

Pretend your feet have wheels with these officially licensed Batmobile slippers. They’re fleece-lined and slip resistant, to keep your warm and upright while you take on the bad guys.

Find it: Amazon

10. PIKACHU SLIPPERS; $14.58

These adorable plush slippers feature everyone’s favorite yellow creature. They even come with tiny lightning bolt tails at the heels.

Find it: Amazon

11. YOSHI SLIPPERS; $26.72

These one-size-fits-all Yoshi slippers are perfect for your next game of Mario Party.

Find it: Amazon

12. BLOBFISH SLIPPERS; $29.99

blobfish slippers
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If you find yourself feeling like the blobfish—a sea creature that resembles a piece of melted bubblegum—in the morning, then these slippers are probably for you. The plush footwear will fit most feet.

Find it: ThinkGeek

13. TARDIS SLIPPERS; FROM $15.95

Travel through time (or at least through the living room) in these officially licensed Doctor Who slippers. They’ll look great with your matching TARDIS robe and pajama pants.

Find it: Amazon

14. MOP SLIPPERS; $8.88

Clean your house without even getting dressed. These slippers come with mop-like soles, so you can clean up just by shuffling around the house.

Find it: Amazon

15. FREUDIAN SLIP-PERS; $24.95

Pay homage to the great Sigmund Freud with these punny slip-pers, available in small, medium, and large sizes.

Find it: Amazon

16. GIANT ROBOT SLIPPERS; $34.99

These bootie-style slippers are sure to keep your ankles warm, but more importantly, they’ll help you live out your dreams of being a robot. With each step, the slippers will make noises simulating what it would sound like to be a robot clanging around the house. The slippers can fit feet as large as a U.S. men's size 12 or a women's size 14.

Find it: GameStop

17. FRANK SLIPPERS; $41.89

Don’t worry; you’re not the only one who can see these bunny slippers. The Donnie Darko-themed slippers are made with a plush material and fit most feet (they are available in sizes as large as a UK men’s size 10.5).

Find it: Firebox

18. CTHULHU SLIPPERS; $29.95

Cultists and fans of H.P. Lovecraft will enjoy these slippers inspired by the cosmic entity Cthulhu. The monster’s octopus tentacles will helpfully keep the tops of your feet warm.

Find it: Bunny Slippers

19. RUBBER DUCKIE SLIPPERS; $9.17

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Rubber duckie slipper, you’re the one. You make lounge-time lots of fun. This duck-themed pair are perfect for any occasion—just don’t wear them in the bath.

Find it: Fabshopper

20. SOCK MONKEY SLIPPERS; FROM $11.89

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Sock monkeys are made out of, well, socks, so it only makes sense for you to put them on your feet. These cozy slippers come with non-skid soles and foam-cushioned insoles.

Find it: Slippers.com

21. POOP EMOJI SLIPPERS; $15.99

The beloved emoji has made an appearance on everything from shirts to bottle openers, so it’s no surprise that you can now adorn your feet with them as well. The slippers are stuffed with cotton and covered in a velvet-like material for extra comfort.

Find it: Amazon

22. SHARK SLIPPERS; $33.99

These mischievous slippers won't try to bite you. The plush shark slippers come with open toothy smiles that are equally cute and threatening. Hopefully, they will keep everyone away until you've had your morning coffee.

Find it: Amazon

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