The Cork Wedge Sandals are a date gift that prevents tokens from being removed when using other date gifts. They are used most efficiently in combos where an item would convert tokens into certain other tokens that would then be consumed by another item. If the Cork Wedge Sandals are played between the items, the tokens will not be removed after playing a third item and they can be consumed later during normal moves, granting benefits twice.

Examples of such combos are: