Tackling this common dancer’s headache can be challenging. Suede soles are the best material for gripping the floor, but can be one of the most difficult to work with. High quality professional dance shoes will have excellent suede, and this requires special care. Let’s take a look.
Dance shoes will inevitably collect dust and floor wax. Unfortunately most dance shoes aren’t suitable for the washer or dryer. You should clean your shoes after every performance, or at least once a week to prolong their lifespan. You should also invest in a good quality shoe brush and chamois leather polish cloth.