- Siberian Swan - pointe shoes made with today’s dancers in mind, both students, and professionals.
At Siberian Swan we Make a Dance, and we Make a Pointe! We focused our efforts on the stringent requirements of: ballet schools, professional and semi-professional companies and even recreational dancers. Ballet schools will find our shoes perfectly suitable for all the levels from beginners to advanced. We all came from the dance background, and understand the importance of educational process. BEGINNERS: For the beginners, and “first-timers on pointe” students we have developed our S(soft) model to develop proper technique, and good habits right from the start. – “You do the job first, not the shoe! Get proper technique than the shoe will start helping you”. Advanced, Professionals: – Variety of shank hardness, platforms, vamps, wings customization per personal needs.
Width: X, XX, XXX, XXXX Narrow, Medium, Medium-wide, wide respectively
Sole firmness: S, M, H. Soft, Medium, Hard respectively.
Platforms: normal platform "pavlova"; wider platform "Karsavina"
Fabrics: Both models come in matte and shiny pink - beige color
Our models come in standard (Pavlova) and wider (Karsavina) platforms
Wider platform is not necessarily for wider foot, the platform’s width variations may better accommodate individual needs for different foot types (Greek, Egyptian, and Square)Slightly different look, different foot work, that could be caused by different sense of stability, and balance while on pointe, slightly different distribution of weight over your toes. After all, It is not either or, different platforms could be better suited for different type of your practices, and performances.
MADE OF ENGINEERED PLASTIC:
Makes the shoes far more durable, and longer lasting. The weight of the shoe is lighter.
No need to break in the shoes, they are flexible out of box.
Additional flexibility is added for the rolling through the demi-pointe. If you simply walk in the shoes a little before practicing, your body temperature will make the shank more flexible for the duration of your practice.
The slightly curved shanks add a beautiful aesthetic look as the shoes instantly
mold to your foot. It also provides support in conjunction with Active Arch Support
SOFT FABRIC covers the inner-sole as a layer of padding.
ACTIVE ARCH SUPPORT:
Our patented Active Arch Support is located in the middle of the shank underneath the heel where it provides additional support while on pointe. It reduces the pressure on the toes and adds stability.
HEAVY GSM SHINY PINK SATIN:
Siberian Swan is proud to announce new line of shiny pink satin!
A high GSM (grams per square meter) will meet your high expectations from our shoes in terms of durability! Your assurance, comfort and success on stage are our success! Your suggestion – our implementation!
BOX: Tapered box for additional support, and elegance, made off standard (non-plastic) materials. Malleable yet firm.