Capezio pointe shoes are part of a long lasting tradition dating back to 1887, when Salvatore Capezio created the very first American-made pointe shoe. Capezio learned how to make the best dance shoes by listening to dancers.
- The Contempora pointe shoe is designed for the slim or narrow foot.
- It has a moderate platform ( the exterior flat end of the pointe shoe which allows the dancer to stand en pointe) for stability and a slight ‘V’ shaped vamp.
- The Contempora Pointe shoe is slightly tapered with a cotton drawstring and soft cotton lining.
- Available in european pink in two width fittings.
Available in a number #2 leatherboard shank. Leatherboard shanks are numbered 1-5, with #1 being the lightest and #5 being the hardest.
Matching ribbon is available and a mesh pointe shoe bag to keep your shoes in.
We also offer a pointe shoe darning service, see below. Please note that if you select this option we will notify you of the expected delivery date.