Toe plates are not only aesthetically pleasing they also serve a purpose.
Toe plates prevent shoes being worn out in the toe area before the rest of the sole,
If you want these fitted as part of a resole package they will be flush mounted with the sole stitched underneath.
triumph toe plates
toe plates are made of metal and are both cemented and screwed to the toe area of shoes to help prevent the toe area from wearing out faster than the rest of the shoe.