The Pointe: Our Blog

BLOCH pink ballet ribbon with a signed pair of pointe shoes

Advice & Education

Answers to your most asked questions and advice from our experts…   

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What Are the Different Styles of Dance

May 27, 2022

Thinking about starting dance or signing your child up for classes? To help you choose a style, our blog details all the different types of dance.

How You Can Avoid Dance Injuries

May 09, 2022

From the most common types of injury to treatment and prevention, this blog discusses how to stay safe when dancing.

Jazz Shoe Guide

Apr 25, 2022

From the variety of jazz shoes to choosing the most comfortable sizing, here is our guide to jazz shoes for adults and children.

What Are the Different Styles of Dance

May 27, 2022

Thinking about starting dance or signing your child up for classes? To help you choose a style, our blog details all the different types of dance.

How You Can Avoid Dance Injuries

May 09, 2022

From the most common types of injury to treatment and prevention, this blog discusses how to stay safe when dancing.

Beyond the Barre

Going beyond the barre with all you need to know about stretching, workouts, what to wear, hair styles and more...

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Ballet dancer tying the ribbons of her pointe shoes

World Ballet Day Quiz - Blog Page - UK

Oct 19, 2021

Do you know your plié from your pas de valse? How about your écarté from your échappé? Take our quiz and discover your dance IQ…

MOVE IT 2020 Postponed

Mar 12, 2020

This year's MOVE IT event has been postponed due to the outbreak of Coronavirus — here's all you need to know

World Ballet Day Quiz - Blog Page - UK

Oct 19, 2021

Do you know your plié from your pas de valse? How about your écarté from your échappé? Take our quiz and discover your dance IQ…

MOVE IT 2020 Postponed

Mar 12, 2020

This year's MOVE IT event has been postponed due to the outbreak of Coronavirus — here's all you need to know

Join our Mini Star Search!

Jan 13, 2020

Could your tiny dancer be our next Mini Star? Our Mini Star Search is here, offering an exciting, rare opportunity you won’t want to miss — we’re looking for young models to star in our catalogue photoshoot!

A ballet dancer en pointe wearin pink pointe shoes and a white tutu

Our Products

A spotlight on our most-loved products with hints & tips on how to use & care for them...

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What Are Warm-Up Booties?

Feb 22, 2022

Warm-up booties are a great accessory in any dancer's collection. Find out more about warm-up booties and their benefits with BLOCH.

Introducing our Fashion Ballet Pumps Collection

Nov 24, 2021

At BLOCH, we champion all things dance – and it’s with that in mind that we’ve created our new fashion ballet pumps collection, a range that helps you bring dance studio styles to the streets.

What Are Warm-Up Booties?

Feb 22, 2022

Warm-up booties are a great accessory in any dancer's collection. Find out more about warm-up booties and their benefits with BLOCH.

Introducing our Fashion Ballet Pumps Collection

Nov 24, 2021

At BLOCH, we champion all things dance – and it’s with that in mind that we’ve created our new fashion ballet pumps collection, a range that helps you bring dance studio styles to the streets.

The Best Dance and Exercise Face Masks

Sep 27, 2021

If you’re looking for the best face masks for exercise, look no further than BLOCH. In this piece, we’re detailing everything you should look for in an athletic face mask.

Our Dancers

Interviews & tips from our favourite dancers...

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Julian Mackay wearing BLOCH holding 5th position

A day in the life: Anna Rose O’Sullivan

Jan 23, 2020

BLOCH influencer Anna Rose O’Sullivan offers an exclusive insight into her daily routine and intense preparation schedule.

A day in the life: Julian Mackay

Dec 18, 2019

Global guest artist and BLOCH Ambassador Julian Mackay reveals an exclusive insight into his dazzling dance career!

A day in the life: Anna Rose O’Sullivan

Jan 23, 2020

BLOCH influencer Anna Rose O’Sullivan offers an exclusive insight into her daily routine and intense preparation schedule.

A day in the life: Julian Mackay

Dec 18, 2019

Global guest artist and BLOCH Ambassador Julian Mackay reveals an exclusive insight into his dazzling dance career!

A day in the life: Christine Shevchenko

Oct 31, 2019

BLOCH influencer and Principal dancer Christine Shevchenko reveals an exclusive insight into her dazzling dance career!