The perfect competition jazz shoe, reflects curve of the instep with glove-like fit, and low profile. Arch hugging neoprene stretch satin arch and soft leather upper. Embossed pleat detail accentuates arch, moldable suede front sole for feel-the-floor action, perfect for spinning and turning. New low profile heel to get closer-to-the-floor feeling. Gives the dancer optimum control for stopping. Split sole design.
Bloch recommends for children size 9.5 - 1.5 take approx. 1/2 size larger than street shoe size. For wide feet try going up 1 full size. Children size 1.5 - 3.5 should take approx. 3 sizes larger than street shoe size which means they would have to take a woman's size. For women, they recommend choosing the same size as your women's street shoe size. For boys and men, they recommend 2 1/2 sizes larger than street shoe.For larger men's sizes try S0499M, available here.Note: Children's sizes 10-1.5 are only available in Medium width