The Nike M2K Tekno Women's Shoe draws inspiration from the Monarch franchise and pushes it into today with a futuristic heel clip and plush tongue. Its layered upper mimics the design of the original Monarch, while the chunky outsole draws on the beloved Monarch IV. Leather and textile upper draws inspiration from the Nike Air Monarch. Injected Phylon (IP) midsole provides lightweight cushioning. Rubber outsole and traction pattern nod to the Nike Air Monarch IV. Nike Air Monarch IV outsole is distorted by the addition of a TPU heel clip for a futuristic look. Padded foam tongue has a chunky look reminiscent of '90s styles. Heel pull tab lets you take the shoe on and off easily.