This easy to wear Jazz shoe fits like a second skin, no laces give the shoe a streamlined look. Ideal for fast costume changes. The elasstic insert replaces the need for laces in this half boot / half shoe. The toe shape allows the toes to spread in the demi pointe position and an exceptional fit has been achieved in the upper arch. Features a leather upper with split sole EVA forefoot and heel pads for flexibility when pointing and flexing.