Black Velvet Albert Slippers with Rhino’s Head
£290.00 inc. VAT
Our Black Velvet Albert Slippers with Rhino’s Head are a whole cut loafer made from one single piece of velvet, with a traditional square tongue.
Made by hand in our Norwich workshop where we have been making footwear since 1874. Our skilled artisans continue to maintain many of the original shoemaking practices such as clicking, turning and lasting all by hand.
Made in England
Choose Your Size and Fit
Named after Queen Victoria’s consort, Prince Albert (who famously commissioned them to wear inside their many royal residences), Albert slippers today are loved by men and women alike, with all our styles unisex and available to order on two different last shapes.
For those who prefer to make a statement then our hand embroidered slippers are for you. All of our embroidery is stitched by hand, specialising in the ancient craft of Gold Work.
Our Black Velvet Albert Slippers with Rhino’s Head are a made to order style, so please expect eight weeks for delivery. Any customised styles are not eligible for refund.
Bowhill & Elliott are a 5th generation family owned handmade slipper workshop and 2 floor shoe emporium. Proudly making and purveying the finest footwear since 1874.
Our skilled artisans still maintain many of the original shoemaking practices dating back to the 14th century like clicking, turning and lasting all by hand.
We have stocked iconic brands such as Crockett & Jones since the 1940s, and specialise in premium footwear and accessories with brands including Heschung, Joseph Cheaney & Sons, Loake, Brunate and Saphir.
You can find us at our home, 65 London Street - Norwich - NR2 1HW, the same address Obadiah Bowhill began this magical story.