Sperry Top-Sider is an "American original". The original Top-Sider Sperry was introduced in 1935. Since inventing the first boat shoe, their brand continues with their "passion for the sea". Sperry Swim is for those who enjoy the good life lived in, on, and around the sea. The nautical theme being at the heart of Sperry's DNA. Note the details: anchor charms, Sperry logo grommets, printed lining and the "boat in the box" embroidery.