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Argentine Tango: CDS Goes to 2X4 al pie

The first time I heard of 2X4 al pie was at a milonga in Chicago several years ago.  This dancer just got a pair of men’s 2X4 from Buenos Aires and was raving about about the interchangeable sole.  At the time, I remember being impressed and at the same time a bit doubtful of this […]

Argentine Tango: CDS Goes to Buenos Aires–Practicas

For some, practicas are the way to go when they want to dance Argentine tango.  It offers a casual atmosphere where one can practice and dance.  Practicas are sometimes during the day or early evening hours which is a plus for those who don’t want to wait until the wee hours of the night (or […]

Argentine Tango: CDS Goes to Buenos Aires – Intro

November 4, 2011 My name is Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth.  I’m a wife of 14 years, a mother of 3, a sister and friend, and the owner of Chicago Dance Supply.  I’m also a life long dancer (thanks Mom and Dad) who discovered Argentine Tango in 2007.  Back then, we started getting many requests for Argentine Tango […]