Authentic Original boat shoes are as finely crafted as the first boat shoes created by Paul Sperry over 75 years ago. This season the A/O takes soft, premium suede to new heights with glistening details. They're the perfect pick to give your look a spark on deck or shore. May we suggest tripping the light a bit at night? Authentic Original® Since 1935. Genuine Hand Sewn Tru-Moc Construction for Durable Comfort. 360° Lacing System with Rust Proof Eyelets for Secure Fit. Shock Absorbing EVA Heel Cup for Added Comfort. Non-Marking Rubber Outsole with Razor Cut Wave-Siping™ for Ultimate Wet / Dry Traction.