Typically RICOSTA: each detail is a highlight
Sole: light and flexible
Made of polyurethane (PU), 50 % air, shock-absorbing, highly flexible. Directly injected to the upper and therefore permanently joined (technique developed by RICOSTA)
WMS-fitting: the perfect measurement for children’s shoes
The production according to the width-measurement-system WMS (wide, medium, slim) guarantees perfect anatomic fitting of RICOSTA children’s shoes. Compared with the classic way of measuring, the measurement according to WMS considers not only the length but also the volume of the foot – the basis for the last respectively the form of the RICOSTA children’s shoe.
Upper leather: fine and durable
We only use high-quality and durable full-grain and Nubuk leathers from ecologically and quality responsible European tanneries.
Lining: more comfort for the foot
Breathable, natural materials such as leather or cosy lamb’s wool for high comfort.
Padding: additional protection
Padded uppers and softly cushioned tongues protect and provide best comfort.
Insole: regulates the shoe climate
RICOSTA children’s shoes are available with a breathable leather insole or with drysole – which absorbs humidity and releases it during the night; also our drysoles are washable at 30 °C and dry quickly for optimal hygiene.
Sympatex-membrane: the feel-good-function
Waterproof and breathable. Prevents the permeation of wetness between sole and upper (Ricosta’s own patented method). Completely recyclable.
Reflecting materials: more safety in the dark
Added to many RICOSTA styles
Toe cap: shockproof and sturdy
Especially developed scuff-proof materials guarantee extreme wear and tear.
Fasteners: from classic till modern
RICOSTA children’s shoes are available with lacing, fashionable zip fasteners or practical Velcro fasteners for easy putting on and taking off.