Drawstring Mesh Bag
Open weave mesh bag with cinch draw-cord is perfect for storing pointe shoes and accessories. Available in Light Pink, Light Blue or Lavender.
Material: 100% Polyester
CLASSIC POINTE SHOES by Freed of London SBTD. These pointe shoes are the legendary original Freed of London Pointe Shoes and still the most popular. The Classic Pointe shoes are suitable for all levels of dancer which have standard strength and gives support whilst enabling the fluidand quiet movement of the foot. The shoes have a regular strength insole, a deep round vamp standard weight block, naturally angled platform and straight cut sides and cotton drawstring. These Classic Pointe Shoes are hand lasted and manufactured in the traditional turn-shoe method and painstakingly handcrafted by a highly skilled maker and made in London, England and are constructed from natural and biodegradable materials. INSOLE ; Regular Strength. AVAILABLE IN UK SIZES 1 TO 8 1/2 including half sizes and four width fittings. Narrowist width (no x stamp), medium/narrow (X width), medium/wide (XX width) and widest width (XXX width). IT IS IMPORTANT TO HAVE YOUR POINTE SHOES FITTED BY AN EXPERIENCED FITTER AND IT IS ADVISABLE TO BUY AT THE HIGH STREET SHOP. PLEASE RING FOR AN APPOINTMENT
.Our Pointe Shoes
Frederick Freed, started to handcraft and customise pointe shoes for professional dancers in the heart of London's theatre land, today nearly 250,000 pairs of Classic Pointe Shoes are manufactured in the traditional 'turn-shoe' method by Freed of London every single year, each and every one painstakingly hand crafted by a highly skilled maker. Two thirds of all Classic Pointe Shoes are made to Dancer's individual specifications which require accuracy to within 3 mm.
In 1996 Freed of London developed and launched the Studios pointe shoe range. This heralded a new era in pointe shoe production for Freed of London with the marriage of the latest manufacturing technology together with the history and experience of our founder. The unique making technique of the Studios pointe shoes ensures consistency and uniformity with every pair of shoes, while still encompassing the world famous key features our pointe shoes are known for. It is the combination of skill, expertise and dedication to the customer that gives the Freed pointe shoe its world renowned reputation of excellence.
BLOCH Amelie Pointe Shoes
Colour: Pink Satin
Amelie is an introductory pointe shoe featuring a medium shank. Designed for dancers with less developed muscles in the feet and legs, who may be new to pointe work.
The graded medium strength shank allows the foot to roll up onto pointe with ease
Angled platform stabilises the foot
Makes moving from flat to pointe easier and emphasises the line of the instep
Slight V shaped vamp and shallow box (which gently curves at the sides) support the toes laterally and keep the foot in correct alignment on pointe
The gently curved sides of the box encourage the foot into correct alignment when on pointe, while the shallow box encases and supports the toes laterally
Elastic drawstring draws the shoe in around foot
Noise reduction under the pleats
The combination of these features makes the Amelie styles suitable for a variety of foot shapes, especially for the beginner or elementary level dancer who requires a flexible shoe. AVAILABLE IN THREE WIDTHS Narrow=1X Medium Width =2X, Wide =3X. Bloch sizing in Pointe Shoes are similar to UK sizes. It is important to get Pointe Shoes fitted in person. Pointe shoes should fit perfectly and never leave room for growth, so in order to ensure they support feet precisely and comfortably, we recommend getting fitted by our professional fitters before you buy a new pair of pointe shoes. Please make an Appointment.
Balance European Pointe Shoes
Colour: Pink Satin
BLOCH bestseller! Balance European has a curved last which follows the natural contours of the foot, providing maximum comfort and injury protection.
The Balance European allows the dancer to feel as though they can stand en pointe all day, as the curved last and shank remain in close contact with the instep, significantly improving injury protection
Tapered box with less internal space for the toes creates a snug and secure fit
The exterior of the shoe has a more streamlined appearance without losing the width of the platform
The generous platform encourages balanced weight distribution and can reduce pressure on individual metatarsals
Diagonal side seam reduces satin creasing
The low profile of the shoe, medium side, open throat line of the vamp shape, and elastic drawstring, creates a streamlined, snug fit
Noise reduction under the pleats
Also available with a strong shank.
AVAILABLE IN THREE WIDTHS Narrow=1X Medium Width =2X, Wide =3X. Bloch sizing in Pointe Shoes are similar to UK sizes. It is important to get Pointe Shoes fitted in person. Pointe shoes should fit perfectly and never leave room for growth, so in order to ensure they support feet precisely and comfortably, we recommend getting fitted by our professional fitters before you buy a new pair of pointe shoes. Please make an Appointment.