Ideal for riding and good looking enough for gals on the go. Shiny, high quality, full grained black leather. Features include a grippe, no slip tread and sewn-on composition sole. The steel shank provides stability, durability and exceptional support. The anti-microbial "comfort" pad cushions your tootsies.This boot is an exceptional value. After extensive research, we suggest you order your normal size. Some testers felt it was a little snug, others, a little roomy but all said they'd buy their normal size.