Magazine article Pointe

Pointe Shoe Perks

Magazine article Pointe

Pointe Shoe Perks

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These best sellers and brand-new options each boast innovations worth testing at your next fitting.

1 Grishko


The newest shoe from Grishko includes a long list of updates meant to improve your dancing, but the pre-arched shank is by far our favorite part. Though the shank still provides plenty of support, the defined arch makes these ready to wear minus any breaking-in period.

2 Bloch Inc.


Aiming to provide the support you need in your pointe shoes without the bulk. Bloch modeled its Grace option after a sports shoe. It's both lightweight and comfortable-plus. it includes shock-absorption cushioning.

3 Capezio


Whether you're just starting out on pointe or you're working on strengthening your feet, this new shoe from Capezio has a flexible shank and wide platform to make it easier to get over your box properly. …

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