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The Katya satin pointe shoes are long-lasting, breathable, and perfectly absorb sound. The shank is a combination of classic and high-end technologies that gives proper support and easy roll-up. The shank (-5 mm) and the sole (-10 mm) are shorter compared to other NIKOLAY styles, and give extra flexibility in the heel part, in addition to perfect fit that follows the shapes of foot. Ideal shoes for contemporary dance with a combination of easy roll-up and cut sole.Cut shank and the sole add extra flexibility in the heel part in addition to the perfect fit, that follows the shapes of the foot.The benefits of this model are:- Made on the iconic 2007 last that fits 90% of foot shapes.- Elastic drawstring. - Grip and Glide technology is ideal for class and stage.- The pre-sewn suede platform increases lifespan and makes pointe shoes silent.- Smooth under-cap area with no pleats provides a sharper en-pointe roll-through.- The max-flat platform gives confidence in the balance.- Easy roll-through to en-pointe position perfect for fine movements.- Smooth appearance with no wrinkles or bagginess.- Elastic paste adopts to the foot form remaining flexible throughout the lifespan of the shoe.- Low sides and heel accentuate the dancers arch and add flexibility to the shoe.
I wore Russian pointe rubins forever and now that my foot has grown a little , the rubins did not have a correct size for me. I was fitted with theses Katy's and I absolutely love them!
Age:15 to 18 Fit: True to size Comfort: Durability:
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GREAT FOR PEOPLE WHO GO THROUGH SHOES QUICKLY!!
i was skeptical at first to try them and hesitated for a while before finally giving in and getting them. they're VERY similar to the 3007 but they have a suede tip and some other small details. the inner sole material is different from the 3007- softer and white. normally the inner soles bother my feet so i have to tape them but i haven't had to tape them because i don't feel it! i've only done a couple classes in them but they're holding up well so far! For reference, in the 3007's i'm a standard H shank (i kill mediums within a week...) and in the Katyas i've started out in a soft shank. It feels like a medium shank so far. this shoe would do well for people with very flexible feet.
Age:22 to 29 Fit: True to size Comfort: Durability:
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Taniacs 02/27/2022 Bartlett-il Is this considered a flexible shank like dreampointe ?
This shank would be considered a flexible shank. - DDS Customer Service (03/07/2022)