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« Reply #70 on: September 15, 2007 11:52:13 AM »

These are so pretty! They make me wish I were a ballet dancer just to have an excuse to wear them! Grin
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« Reply #71 on: October 09, 2007 08:48:10 PM »

OMG My friend is on pointe and wants a pair of red and black shoes. ^^ I was hesitant to dye them because he told me that you can't get the box wet. This is so exciting ^^ I can't weight to show him. . . he can only buy one brand of ready made shoe in his size. How did the box hold up to the dye?

Gorgeous shoes! ^^ heheh all I can think of is Kate Bush and the curse of the pretty red shoes.
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« Reply #72 on: October 09, 2007 08:57:15 PM »

  For all you dance people out there, they're Bloch Suprimas, and they were actually in worse shape than this when I decided to dye them.  I had to get rid of them because I just couldn't get over on my box. 

Completely off topic, but did you try cutting down the shanks or ripping them out completely?  Blochs have a low vamp and are usually good if your arches aren't terribly strong to push you over the toe, but if you need a little more give then cutting down the shank works.

Sorry, my 2 cents.  Former dancer/teacher.
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« Reply #73 on: October 26, 2007 07:14:30 AM »

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Those are LOVELY.
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« Reply #74 on: October 26, 2007 11:14:05 AM »

These remind me of the story Hans Christian Anderson, The Red Shoes. You would just have to dance all day and night in these. They're so pretty.
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« Reply #75 on: October 28, 2007 02:52:24 AM »

They Look GREAT!!
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