Developed and produced in Merlet’s own workshops in Limoges, France. The NEW Belle Pointe Shoe is a lightweight pointe shoe designed for beginners. It has an easy Demi-Pointe transition and assists beginners with finding perfect balance en-pointe. Belle has a gently tapered low profile toe box with shorter length vamp, wider pleatless toe platform and high cut sides. These shoes also feature elasticated flat binding and suede integrated into the platform.