A functional and elegant leather tap shoe with a full leather outsole and a study 38mm (1.5'') heel. Techno Tap plates are secured to the resonating board for a deeper sound. An ideal shoe for the serious tapper who wants strength and style. Full leather upper and sole - a strong tap shoe for all tap surfaces. Strap and buckle fastening - flattering foot shape for class, exam or performance. Self-locking buckle attached with elastic - to release tension on the instep. Soft cotton and leather lining - additional comfort and absorption. Stable 38mm (1.5'') heel - comfortable, elegant yet functional and easy to balance. Techno Tap plates attached - ready for immediate use. Taps secured to resonating board - gives a deeper sound. Pro Balance rubber pad attached under ball of foot - for a non slip sole on any tap surface.