The Tempo cuban heel character shoe is designed with minimal toe spring to help a dancer maintain contact with the floor and reduce resistance when pointing. A flexible outsole ensures that the shoe moves with the foot from demi to pointe. Details: Versatile design - suitable for folk and social dancing, ballroom and syllabus, quality canvas upper, flesh-colored elastic strap, snap button fastening - easy change during dance class, Dri-Lex lining for comfort and moisture reduction, suede outsole and heel tip for optimum slip and grip, molded cuban heel. Material: Canvas, Suede, Man Made.
...to make the most comfortable dance shoes in the world.
Jacob's love of music and dancing took him to the local ballet schools and at one of these schools he noticed a young dancer struggling to stay en pointe. Jacob promised he would make her a better pair of pointe shoes to dance in, and so he did."p" Jacobâs reputation for making high-quality dance footwear spread rapidly. "p" Jacobâs shoes became so well-known and sought after, that it sparked the creation of a full range of dance footwear and dance fashion products. The brand grew rapidly and over time became the BLOCH we know and love. "p" Today, BLOCH has a reputation as one of the most trusted in the industry and is still fulfilling the promise made by its founder close to nine decades ago; "to make the most comfortable dance shoe in the world".