Gaynor Minden pointe shoes combine thoughtful design, expert American hand craftsmanship, and innovative modern materials. The shoes are ready to go. No tedious, painful breaking-in required.
The Gaynor Minden shanks are arched, just like your feet. Its resilient, patented construction helps you to jump, then provide a soft, silent, easy landing. Gaynor Minden uses high quality elastomerics for its unbreakable shanks and boxes. The flexibility and support that you feel in the new shoe will remain the same throughout its long life. Gaynor Mindens have tremendous durability without being hard or clunky.