People also ask
Where can I get my first pointe shoe fitting?
If you don鈥檛 have the chance to go to a specialized store for your first pointe shoe fitting, you can search for online fitting services. Canada鈥檚 National Ballet School鈥檚, The Shoe Room, is one example of a virtual fitting service for your feet.
What should you do if you can鈥檛 fit pointe shoes?
If it鈥檚 not your first fitting, take your old pointe shoes and any other accessories, like toe pads, with you. Ask your teacher if they have any specifics for your dancing level and style to communicate before you fit pointe shoes. Have an Open Mind
Do pointe shoes feel uncomfortable?
However, the shoes are not magical. Wearing pointe shoes might feel tough and uncomfortable initially, but you鈥檒l get there with practice and conditioning. The most important thing about a pointe shoe fitting is taking your time, being patient and listening to your body.
What is a pointe shoe foot size?
A pointe shoe foot size depends not only on the length of your feet when you鈥檙e standing, like your street shoes, it also depends on your arch and toes, and how much your heel tucks in when on pointe. Another notion you should leave behind when you go for a pointe shoe fitting is the brand.