Q: Is it permissible for women to wear shoes with a wedge. The whole shoe is one height and it doesn’t make a tapping sound like heels.
A: It is important that women’s shoes should not resemble men’s shoes.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.