What is the difference between a wide shoe and a regular shoe?
Wide width shoes are variations of normal sized shoes where the overall length is the same, but the toe box and forefoot width is increased to accommodate wider feet. People with wide feet usually have a similar heel width, but have a wider forefoot and wider toes.
What does M and W mean in shoe size?
The letter after the shoe size is the width. As far a women’s shoe goes W = women and they are usually B for regular sizes and A is narrow. In the men’s M = medium (regular) E= wide Then there is EE = extra wide as well as EEE and EEEE.
What are w shoe sizes?
W is wide and M is medium. Most shoes will be an M even if they don’t say it. Unless you order wide shoes normally get the M. Typically W is Wide and M is medium.
What size is 8.5 W?
There is an approximate 1.5 size difference between Men’s and Women’s sizing.