Magazine article Dance Magazine

If the Shoe Fits, Wear It!

Magazine article Dance Magazine

If the Shoe Fits, Wear It!

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It you're taking a lot of different dance classes, you need a variety of dance shoes! Some serious students study everything, including ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, ballroom, and more! If you plan on attending an audition, convention, or intensive you'll need a few different types. Each, genre's footwear has a unique function. You wouldn't wear sandals to ballet or ballroom shoes to contemporary! We gathered the best looks of the season including slippers, foot gloves, character shoes, pointe shoes, and sneakers. These kicks will get you through anything!

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Dance sneaker by So Danca, #DK70, $64, www.sodanca.com

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Pointe shoe by Gaynor Minden, $98, www.dancer.com

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Pointe shoe by Gamba, #G97XX, $70, www.repetto.com

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"Gotta Flurt" sequin high-top sneaker, courtesy Discount Dance Supply, #destiny, $44.95, www.discountdance.com

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Performance tap shoe by Liberts, #3318, $27.99, www.liberts.com

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"Alandra" Latin T-strap by Capezio/Ballet Makers, Inc., #BR128, $109, www.capeziostore.com

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"Irina" demi-slipper by Grishko, #03053, $25, www.grishko.com

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"Medley" canvas slipper by Mirella, #MS225L, $21.50, www.mirella-dance.com

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"La Bayadere" pointe shoes by Repetto, #207MM, $70, www. …

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