Cork shoes are shoes that use cork as the main material for the midsole. The midsole of cork shoes is lightweight and spongy, and provides good cushioning while allowing the footbed to mold to the foot overtime.
Wedge shoes, also referred to as wedge heels or wedges, are shoes with a triangular shape heel in the form of a wedge, with the heel and sole forming a solid block. Wedge heel shoes generally raise the heel of wearer between 1" to 3" and considered to be more stable that other types of high heel shoes. Wedge shoes come in a variety of styles, including sandals, pumps, and boots.