The Naot Audience is a great laceup wingtip shoe. This style has a padded heel cup & tongue for ultimate comfort. The Audience has padded technical lining in the front for comfort and moisture absorption. Naot's removable, anatomic cork & latex footbed is wrapped in pampering suede and molds to the shape of the foot with wear. The Executive Collection features a 1.75" TPR sole with a metal shank. This collection uses a hand-sewn Strobel construction making it strong and extremely flexible.