I'm new to the world of shoes and would appreciate someone explaining something to me.
In this photo from Edward Green, note the profile view of this shoe, especially as it goes from toe to center:
Now, look at a very similar one from Carmina,
The angle from toe to the center seems to be much steeper (unless I'm seeing things) in the Carmina -- i.e., the center portion appears taller? Or perhaps the Carmina having a taller heel, and thus to compensate it...