Pointe Shoe Accessories

Ribbons, Elastic, Lambswool and Toepads
Don't forget the basics accessories for comfort and support.
ballerina in red dress
The older freed gro-grain ribbon, is hard to find;
with its tough like canvas pleats exterior.
It seems to have lost popularity. However, it was not a bad ribbon at all, for dying in many colors.
Others, such as the trendy stretch ribbons have arrived on the ballet scene.
Here's an assortment of available classical ballet satin ribbons and elastic from popular brands.
Which can also be used with soft satin ballet slippers.
other items
    Throughout the years of a young dancer's life, there are all sorts of goodies to look for :
  • Dance bags
  • Hairnets
  • Hair pins
  • Footsie rollers
  • Arch and Leg stretchers
  • Bandaids
  • Leotards
  • Tights
  • Ribbon
  • Elastic
  • Ballet skirts
  • Leg warmers
  • Make-Up
  • Wet-wipes to help remove stage make-up
  • Many dance-wear shopping links are on my The Tutu-Ballerina site

ballet video giselle
"Variation before the mad scene" from the ballet, "Giselle" :

other items
Crafting and Sewing shopping links: