How to Glitter Your Pointe Shoe


Ballet, Handbook

It is a really simple project. What you will need: An old pointe shoe Sponge paintbrush (You can find these at all craft stores) Glitter Acrylic paint glue or strong superglue Newspapers (To protect the surface on which you do this project — that way, the glitter wouldn’t go everywhere, and you could reuse any […]

February 16, 2019

Decorating Your Dead Pointe Shoes


Ballet, Handbook

For professional dancers, pointe shoes last between 12-15 hours! The Royal Ballet gets through 11000 pairs of pointe shoes per year. What to do with dead pointe shoes? Throw them? Don’t do that! To decorate  them! Make them one of a kind, forever keepsake. These are three simple ideas I found that I hope you guys […]

February 14, 2019

Tips on Buying New Pointe Shoes


Ballet

Pointe shoes are essential to ballet, enabling our dancers to give their best performances. Moving up to pointe shoes is a very exciting time in every ballerinas life. Now we share some tips on buying pointe shoes. Buy Two Pairs of Pointe Shoes Every Time Pointe shoes generally last 10-20 hours and wearing shoes that […]

December 28, 2018