Mid heel are shoes which raise the heel of the wearer between 1 1/2" to 2 1/2" higher than the toes and provide moderate elevation. Mid heel shoes come in a variety of styles including sandals, slip-on shoes, pumps and boots. The heels on high heels shoes are also found in many different shapes, including kitten heel, block, tapered, and wedge.
Slides are a sandal in which the upper does not extend to cover the heel of the foot. The wearer of slides can simply slip on the shoe without having to tie, strap, or buckle it to secure.