Tag Archives: gamba

March 23, 2016 – 4:06 pm

Chicago Dance Supply is one of Chicago’s largest pointe shoe retailers. We offer a wide selection of pointe shoes, accessories, and pointe-related services. We offer pointe shoe fittings by appointment for a $25 fee. If you end up ordering or purchasing a shoe with us, this fee is refunded upon purchase. Call 773-728-5344 today to schedule […]

March 20, 2015 – 11:27 am

Pointe shoe fittings by appointment at Chicago Dance Supply.  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 appointments: 773-728-5344 or Contactus@chicagodancesupply.com A $15 pre-paid pointe shoe fitting fee will be applied toward your next purchase. Related Links: Am […]

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January 29, 2014 – 12:03 am

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 […]

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July 3, 2013 – 1:05 pm

The crown of a pointe shoe can be defined as the distance between the sole of the shoe and the top of the shoe. It can easily be appreciated when the shoe is in profile. Like feet, there are many variations. In this photo blog, various pointe shoes were shot next to a ruler to […]

May 16, 2013 – 3:40 pm

Chicago Dance Supply offers a wide selection of pointe shoes including Grishko, Repetto, Gamba, Capezio, Fuzi and Russian Pointe.  Walk-ins welcomed but pointe shoe fitting appointments are highly recommended especially for first time fittings!  contactus@chicagodancesupply.com or 773-728-5344   Related links: Pointe shoes and accessories at Chicago Dance Supply

November 5, 2012 – 6:14 pm

Did you know that Chicago Dance Supply carries a wide range of styles in pointe shoes? Our expert staff is ready to fit all shapes and sizes of feet as well as all shapes and sizes of wallets. New to pointe shoe lingo? To better understand the descriptions of the different styles of pointe shoes refer […]