Tag Archives: pointe shoes

How Pointe Shoes are Made: Grishko

How pointe shoes are made by Grishko. Related links: Pointe Shoes and Accessories at Chicago Dance Supply Am I Ready for Pointe Shoes? by April C. Lewis, Chicago Dance Supply

Fuzi Pointe Shoes at Chicago Dance Supply

Chicago Dance Supply carries Fuzi 3/4 shank pointe shoes and Fuzi v-vamp pointe shoes. Pointe shoe fittings by appointment. contactus@chicagodancesupply.com or 773-728-5344 Related links: Pointe Shoes at Accessories at Chicago Dance Supply Am I ready for pointe shoes? by April C. Lewis, Chicago Dance Supply

Pointe Shoe Fittings by Appointment at Chicago Dance Supply

Appointments are highly recommended especially for first time pointe shoe fittings. If possible, please bring convertible tights, shoe pads and your current pointe shoes. We welcome involvement from teachers before, during or after the pointe shoe fitting. For consultations or appointments: 773-728-5344 or Contactus@chicagodancesupply.com Related Links: Am I ready for pointe shoes? by April Lewis, […]

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 […]

Photo blog: how to dye your pointe shoes

We dyed our pointe shoes this week! Check out our photos below! What you need to dye your pointe shoes What you will need: pointe shoes with ribbon and elastic, paint sponge, fabric dye, plain paper, tape, cup, workspace protected by paper, and gloves step one: cover the parts of the shoe that you would […]

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Video series: Pointe shoe fittings and shoes at Chicago Dance Supply

Are you ready for a pair of pointe shoes? Chicago Dance Supply introduces Claire Bauman and Nicole Rhoden Wilson, CDS pointe shoe fitters and associates, here to talk about pointe shoes, pointe shoe fittings and pointe shoe accessories. Whether it’s your first, fifth or final pair of pointe shoes, it’s always beneficial to try your […]

Pointe Shoe Fitting with The Chicago Ballet Center!

This weekend we had a great group fitting with a group of girls from Chicago Ballet Center with their teacher, Paul Abrahamson or Mr. A according to his students. We spent the morning finding the perfect shoe for each student. As this was the first pair of pointe shoes for the girls, we first discussed their […]

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 […]

Pointe shoe fittings by appointment at Chicago Dance Supply

Grishko, Repetto, Gamba, Capezio, Fuzi and Russian Pointe. Pointe shoe fittings by appointment. Open daily. contactus@chicagodancesupply.com. 773-728-5344 See more photos of Megan Troke at www.chicagodancephotography.com Learn more about DanceWest Ballet here.