Tag Archives: Capezio

Photo Blog: A step-by-step pointe shoe fitting with Nicole and Claire

           A well-rounded theater performer, Claire has been  studying ballet for years. Since moving to  Chicago, she’s found a great mixed-level class  and is preparing for her triumphant return to  pointe! I wanted to help her find just the right  shoes…           Before we started her pointe […]

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Photo Album: Today at Chicago Dance Supply

Today at Chicago Dance Supply, we helped Elena and Belen find their first pair of dance shoes. “I’m 68 and I come from a communist country. To be able to dance like this,” she sways her hips to and fro, “it feels like heaven!” Related links: Weiss Memorial Free Ballroom Dance Lessons for Seniors

Video: New Capezio leotards at Chicago Dance Supply

A new shipment of leotards arrived at Chicago Dance Supply this week including not only your basic black, but also an array of vibrant colors. Check out Michelle in this video wearing a sampling of our newest Capezio leotards. Shop our leotards online 24/7 here.

Salsa shoes, apparel and accessories at Chicago Dance Supply

Now is the perfect time to get your dance gear for the annual International Chicago Salsa Congress! Registration is now open for the annual event held this year at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare, February 13-16. Chicago Dance Supply carries men, women and children’s salsa dance shoes and practice sneakers, tights, apparel and accessories. Stop in […]

Andersonville Late Night Specials at Chicago Dance Supply

Tomorrow, Friday December 6, shop in the CLEARANCE ROOM at Chicago Dance Supply for savings up to 70%!  All regular priced items 15%.  All sale items take an additional 20% off! PLEASE NOTE Late Night sales EXCLUDES all tango shoes. However, Darcos, Fabio, Odile men’s and 2×4 Palermo’s are on clearance for 40% off. Come […]

Pointe Shoe Fittings by Appointment at Chicago Dance Supply

We strongly recommend that you make an appointment for your pointe shoe fitting so that we may serve you better. Please call us at Chicago Dance Supply 773-728-5344 and speak to any associate. Walk-in fittings are welcomed. However, please expect longer wait times. We will do our best to accommodate you. If you are considering […]

Taps for tots and teens: Charlotte and Breanna!

How to wear it: tango babuchas with a dress

  I love dance wear that moves with you! In the picture above, my Darcos dress paired with Tango Imagen Mariposa babuchas creates a swoosh of energy during a milonga traspie. You can see it better in action in the clip below. (Paola Bordon and I at the Amigas Latinas benefit, Center on Halsted Chicago). […]

Video: Ballet Slippers

CDS Crew models our ballet slippers from Sansha, Grishko, Fuzi and Capezio. Dancers: Annemarie Lantz, Jeremy Hays, and Cori Woods Video: Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth and Fil Cortez Related Links: Adult Ballet Canvas and Leather Ballet Slippers at Chicago Dance Supply