Slight U shaped throat flatters the arch. Stitched toe construction. Soft sueded, rose color lining. Wrapped shank prevents the sock lining from balling up under the dancers toes. Sole marks to identify the specifications of the shoe. Reduced crown, narrow arch, and reduced and narrow heel cup. Deep vamp with lowered sides and heel. Reinforced, feathered toe box for extended wear. Full wing provides lateral support. Rounded edge on bottom of platform for ease in rolling up and down from pointe. Platform is hammered flat to create a secure balance. Quiet toe construction reduces noise. Elastic binding with encased elastic drawstring. Broad Toe - 6.5 (Firm) Shank. 3/4 Tongue length.