TRY ON YOUR SHOES ON A CLEAN, SOFT SURFACE TO PREVENT SOILING OF THE SUEDE
SOLES. SHOES WITH SOILED SOLES OR SHOES WHICH
HAVE BEEN USED ON A HARD SURFACE CANNOT BE RETURNED FOR CREDIT OR
Try both shoes on as one foot is normally a different length and
shape than the other.
shoes are generally worn smaller than you would wear your regular street
shoes. They must fit snugly without hurting so you maintain proper balance
on the dance floor. This means that all parts of the shoes should be
covered by your feet. If your feet move easily inside the shoes, you
cannot properly control your balance or your dance posture.
closed-toe styles (ladies and mens), the toes should be as close to the
end of the shoes as is possible without actually rubbing. In the sandals,
the toes should completely cover the soles of the shoes and it is
preferable if the toes actually "hang over the edges" of the
shoes just a bit (up to 1/4 inch).
shoes begin to stretch enough to allow your feet to slip inside them,
invest in a pair of foam inner soles and use them. The more your feet can
move inside dance shoes, the faster the shoes will stretch, become
misshapen and wear out.
to polish leather shoes regularly to keep them from looking scuffed and
brush the suede soles of your shoes to keep them free of wax and dirt
build-up from the dance floors. The wax causes soles to wear faster, since
dirt particles cling to the wax and then grind into soft suede soles,
causing them to wear away. Use a silicon oil or polish to keep patent
shoes from sticking and cracking.
WEAR YOUR DANCE SHOES OUTSIDE AS LONG AS YOU WILL BE USING THEM AS DANCE
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