Hades / Metropolis Shoes JADE. Here is a beautiful Steampunk Victorian French/Spanish influenced shoe with Vintage style lacing. The heel is 2.5 inches. The crepe welt design with a metal heel, screw rivetsÂ embellishments and criss cross trim. Easy lace up. These shoes are super cute and can be worn with fancy dress,Â costume or just jeans!Â Even though the heel is metal, the shoe is beautifully balanced and quite comfortable -- a testament to the design & craft that makes this shoe so special.