F.R. Duval® Features
F.R. Duval® Pointe Shoes are conceived with a completely new mix of modern and traditional materials, providing superior characteristics.
F.R. Duval® Pointe Shoes combine ideal features:
Long-lasting shank and box for economy
Built-in natural fibre for comfort
Pre-formed cylinder for balance
Instantly positioning on pointe
Longer shelf-life (at optimum storage conditions)
Peach pink satin
with elastic drawstring
Full grain genuine leather
Microfibre for VEGAN model
Collection: Duval Parisian
Duval 1 the “PRO”
9 shank types on offer:
from softest to strongest
Duval 2 the ” PRO TROPICAL”
Customised for warmer climate: With a reinforced glue countering high humidity
Optional: 1/2 and 2/3
(preferred for stronger feet artists with harder Shank STR, XFR and XST)
Pre-arched 3/4 shank – conforming to the instep with innovative “HYTREL” by DUPONT®
Wide oval shape: shock absorbing platform
Quiet toe with Poron©
Cushioning that can absorb most impact and minimise sound
Velvet like microfibre with
To improve comfort and
Polymer wide box construction
(Provides optimal balance
Sweat absorbtion lining
DV – Deep Vamp
LV – Low Vamp
U-cut vamp shape
V-shape for better lateral support
U-shape for better roll-through demi-pointe
V-cut vamp shape
As per US sizing
Double Extra-Wide XXW
Triple Extra-Wide XXXW
Pre-fitted invisible mesh
State-of-the-Art pointe shoes are
using a new combination of materials
for a longer-lasting and reliable
The F.R. Duval® is more durable
as compared to other shoes,
and allows the dancer
to experience an incredible sense
of lightness on “Duval-Pointe”
in a customized pointe shoes.
These pointe shoes rank among the most up-to-date models made by Sansha®.
The shoes are named after the founder of F.R. Duval® himself, Mr. Duval.
The new combination of the materials used guarantees longer durability of the shoes and, most importantly, safety for the dancer.
This newest model of pointe shoes become very populer shortly after it had been introduced in the market.
There are serveral shank variations as the name suggest.