The Pointe: Our Blog
Top tips for sewing your BLOCH Pointe Shoe Ribbons
If you're ready to begin your training en pointe, follow BLOCH's simple guide to sewing the ribbons on your new pair of pointe shoes so they are secure and ready to go.
3 ways to prepare for performance day
There's nothing quite like the buzz of performance day and the best way to feel confident is to be prepared. Follow BLOCH's guide to getting performance ready for your best show yet!
How to build confidence in the classroom
Feel like you're in need of a little assurance to help you perform at your best? We're here to help! Read on for BLOCH's top tips on building confidence in the ballet class and beyond.
5 essentials to pack in your BLOCH dance bag
Equally as important as the perfect-fitting leotard, ballet shoes or jazz pants, is a dance bag equipped with all those extra essentials. Here are five BLOCH necessities we recommend keeping packed at all times, so you're always prepared for class or rehearsal!
The history of our all-time favourite tap steps
Have you ever wondered about the origin of tap dance terminology? A cramp roll? A Maxie Ford? The Shim Sham? Put your tap trivia to the test as we take a trip through toe-tapping history!
How well do you know your ballet history?
Have you ever wondered how the traditional dance medium ballet came to be? Brush up on your knowledge as BLOCH details the history of one of our favourite types of dance!
Pretty in pink: little dancers will shine in our pink leotards!
Dress your ballerina beautifully in a pretty pink leotard she’ll love! If you’re keen to invest in an adorable new leotard for your little dancer, then look no further than our inspiring range of pink pieces, enabling them to shine on stage.
Dance bold: Update your leotard collection with blue!
As we draw closer to Winter, for our leotard collection it's out with the old and in with the blue! A nod to the frosty, glacial hues associated with the approaching cooler months, when it comes to our dancewear staples, this season we’re adoring blue.
Which Warm Up Bootie are you?
Dress for the cold without compromising on style in our Warm Up Bootie. But which shade of pink is perfect for you? Read on to find out!
A day in the life: Mariinsky Theatre first soloist Maria Khoreva
We caught up with Mariinsky Theatre first soloist and BLOCH Spokesperson Maria Khoreva to find out how she spends a typical day preparing for a big ballet role, her top tips for aspiring dancers and her BLOCH must-haves!
A day in the life: Yasmine Naghdi
Principal Dancer and BLOCH Ambassador Yasmine Naghdi reveals an exclusive insight into her dazzling dance career!
A day in the life: Sasha Mukhamedov
Principal Dancer and BLOCH Ambassador Sasha Mukhamedov offers an exclusive insight into her dazzling dance career!