toe box

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the forward tip of the upper of a shoe or boot that provides space and protection for the toes

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Avoid high heels, narrow toe boxes, and poorly fitting shoes (too tight or too loose), which can cause or exacerbate many of the conditions described above.
This problem becomes much worse with high heels and too-tight toe boxes that put pressure on the toes.
Look for shoes with toe boxes that are more square or rounded, rather than those that are severely tapered, Simon says.
For the duration of the study, one group wore therapeutic shoes with wide toe boxes and cork inserts (custom-fit), one group wore wide-toe shoes with polyurethane inserts (not customized), and another group wore their usual footwear.
Better designers such as Donald Pliner, Stuart Weitzman and Via Spiga create extended toe boxes so feet aren't quite so uncomfortable.
A: There are some very comfortable, economy-type shoes with wide toe boxes.