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.
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.