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ruby slippers

The magical shoes that Dorothy wears in The Wizard of Oz. I wish I had a pair of ruby slippers like Dorothy so that I could be transported home with the mere click of my heels.
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s slipper comes in leather to provide a longer-lasting shoe, and is designed to mold closely to the arch and metatarsals.
uk/about/fundraising/campaigns-and-appeals/silver-slippers/Donations can also be made by cheque or postal order to South Tees Hospitals Charity (write silver slipper appeal on the back of the cheque) to South Tees Hospitals Charity, The James Cook University Hospital, The Murray Building, Chief executive's department, Charitable Funds office, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW.
Though the company has all but disappeared from the minds of the fashion-forward, and the slipper has returned to a dowdy piece of bedroom-wear, Calvanio is working to return both to their heyday.
The slippers are handknit by Kathryn Beach, then felted in a washing machine and dryer, resulting in a thick slipper.
A fraud conviction could cost Slipper his seat in parliament and the government of Prime Minister Julia Gillard its slender majority.
In a statement Slipper has denied allegations of sexually harassing former staffer James Ashby, News.
I AM writing to appeal to your readers with diabetes to ask for new slippers from their loved ones this Christmas to reduce the risk of foot injuries around the home that can lead to amputation.
Make the right choice Diabetes UK Cymru's good slipper guide recommends that people with diabetes wear slippers around the home that are: Supple, which is good for balance; Made from softer sole materials, which have better grip; Have velcro straps, which give good fitting; Have durable stiffeners for support.
A Welsh Assembly Government spokesman said yesterday: "There have been concerns about the possible continued presence of slipper limpets in the Menai Strait.
FOR something really different, how about these great slipper socks, pounds 6, Top Shop.
Ideal for nighttime trips to the bathroom, kitchen, kids' rooms, or anywhere else in the house, each slipper is tipped with a light-emitting diode to show you the way through the dark.
A diplomatic incident was sparked in 1974 when Detective Chief Superintendent Jack Slipper flew to Rio to arrest Biggs following a tip-off from the Daily Express.
Health promotion specialist Sarah Little, of Birkenhead and Wallasey primary care trust said: "The slipper exchange has enabled us to highlight that ill-fitting slippers can contribute to falls, and it has proved very popular with older people who have come along
Scotland Yard detective Jack Slipper, famous for his role in the investigation of the Great Train Robbery, died yesterday aged 81, police said.