Tsukihoshi is recognized worldwide for quality, value, and style. Each shoe is machine washable and has a green tea extract insole to help fight germs and odor. Known for its hook & loop closure, which provides easy on/off capability, Tsukihoshi offers signature fit and comfort for toddlers through pre-teen. Each style from the Baby, Child, and Youth sizes features bright color combinations that kids love. Established in 1873, Tsukihoshi is one of Japan’s oldest footwear companies. For over 140 years Tsukihoshi has continued to perfect the art and craft of shoemaking that originated with Tabi shoes and has worked closely with orthopedic specialists and pediatricians to perfect the design of its shoes and promote the healthy development of children’s feet.