Hello! What pointe shoes would you recommend for these feet:
My feet are wide at the metatarsal and normal (medium) at the heel. My toes are long and slightly tapered (big toe is the longest). I have a high profile, a high arch and a low-ish instep. I'm an experienced… Continue reading
Hi, so I'm 12 and I'm on my second pair of pointe shoes and I started pointe work about four months ago. When I went back to my fitter for my second pair and she wanted less bulk in my pointe shoe, (I was wearing ouch pouches and… Continue reading
Ballet mom Thomie says:
I'm trying to rethread the topline elastic on a gaynor minden pointe shoe. For regular ballet shoes I simply use a bobkin(a blint tiped flat needle like thing) but it's too wide for the small channel. I've even tried to thread dental floss thru with a… Continue reading
I got this spot of dirt on my Suffolk spotlights and soon I have to take my ballet intensive pictures. I'm afraid that it'll show so any ways to clean it off without really ruining my pointe shoes?
How annoying! You get a beautiful new pair of… Continue reading
First pointe shoe fitting tomorrow! Its goes without say that I am so excited! My teacher is SO strict about letting people up, so I am so proud as well! Can you explain to me how the fitting will work tomorrow? Do I wear tights? I am working… Continue reading