Your heel should lift up and down with every step, so if you are a half size, you may be more comfortable sizing up (for example, if you are a US 7.5, you may be more comfortable in an EU size 38). Dansko's flagship classic for all-day support and unmistakable style has taken on a critical roll of providing comfort to those in the nursing, hospitality and other occupational fields. Available in a variety of leather uppers with smooth clean finishes and natural irregularities removed. Easy to maintain and can be wiped clean with soap and water. Roomy Thermoplastic toe box provides durable reinforcement and toe protection while allowing toes to move comfortably. Non-allergenic leather-lined synthetic foam footbed absorbs and evaporates perspiration. PU heel allows the heel to move up and down when walking and lateral stability. PVC inner frame provides stability and reduces torque and pronation. Polyurethane outsole provides shock absorption and flexibility, withstands surfaces of extreme heat and cold, and protects feet, legs and back during long hours of standing or walking. Carries the Seal of Acceptance from the American Podiatric Medical Association. Imported. Measurements: ; Heel Height: 2 in ; Weight: 1 lb 6 oz ; Platform Height: 1 2 in ; Product measurements were taken using size 39 (US Men's 5.5-6, US Women's 8.5-9), width Regular. Please note that measurements may vary by size.