The celebrated pointe shoe, worn by ballerinas the world over, handmade by master craftsmen in England. Depending on the maker, the Freed Classic features variations in the weight of the shoe, the shape of the platform (or "pointe"), and the shape and height of the block (the hard part of the shoe surrounding the toes)- from tapered to square and from flat to high. The acclaimed Freed block breaks in to cushion your toes while supporting your feet. We'll work with you to match you with the maker whose variations are ideal for you. Comes in Freed pink satin. Short vamp and deep vamp shoes size 6 and below come with 1.8 mm thik red card insole; sizes 6.5 and up come with 2.5 mm thick insole.