In 1935, Paul Sperry invented the boat shoe. 75 years later our American Originals have been infused with 21st century fashion. The result: the Authentic Original collection. Classic comfort and enduring style are still inherent in modern updates to a timeless design. Genuine Hand-Sewn Tru-Moc Construction for Durable Comfort. Stain and Water Resistant Leather for Durable and Lasting Wear. 360° Lacing System™ with Rust Proof Eyelets for a Secure Fit. Shock Absorbing EVA Heel Cup for Added Comfort. Leather Footbed With Contoured Arch Support Provides Under-Foot Comfort. Non-Marking, Rubber Outsole with Razor-Cut Wave-Siping™ for Ultimate Wet/ Dry Traction. Full Grain Leather Remove dirt with soft bristle brush. Treat leather with cream or gel leather protection After use in salt water. Thoroughly rinse with fresh water. Stuff shoes with newspaper and air dry before wearing again or storage.