Pointe shoes are one of the most important tools for a ballet dancer, fitted correctly a pointe shoe can inhance a ballerina like nothing else.
Strength, fit and support are three of the most important factors of your pointe shoes, all of these should compliment a dancers feet and be tailored to exactly what the dancer wishes to use the shoes for, this can be anything from class, performance, exams and even photoshoots.
There are many components that make up the anatomy of pointe shoes and all must be taken into account during fitting. Some of the most important factors include the vamp, shank, box, platform and wings.
Pointe shoes are individual to each dancer, a shoe that works for one dancer will not always work for another. During your fitting you will work together with your fitter to find the fit that works best for you as a dancer.
Pointe Shoe Fittings
Under the guidance of our manager and reputable pointe shoe fitter Kerry Fowler, with over 15 years’ experience, our trained staff are committed to take the time to fit the perfect pointe shoes for our customers. Having one of the largest pointe shoe brand ranges in Australia, including Bloch, Energetiks, Grishko, Gaynor Minden and Capezio, we guarantee we will find the perfect pointe shoes for dancers of any level.
Come and visit our friendly and knowledgeable staff and experience the Step by Step difference.