Why I put on Só Dança






All of us have a favourite meals, a favourite hoodie, a favourite TV present, a favourite music. We discover consolation in these favourite issues, they usually usually, fairly merely, deliver us pleasure. And with regards to dancewear, it’s the identical thought! We’ve got these leotards that make us really feel good, these tights which can be a staple in our dance bag, these warm-up booties which can be a must have throughout lengthy rehearsal days and possibly even that ballet skirt that makes us do a clear triple pirouette every time. They’re our favorites! And so they’re made by our favourite and trusty label or model.

We wished to listen to from some skilled dancers about their favorites, so we reached out to Só Dança ambassadors Melissa Tannús and Addie Tapp about what they will need to have of their dancewear apparel rotation and why they put on Só Dança. 

What are a few of your favourite Só Dança merchandise? Which merchandise do you usually have in your dance bag?

Melissa Tannús, skilled faucet dancer 

Melissa Tannús.
Melissa Tannús.

“My all-time favourite Só Dança product is my customized pink and white leather-based faucet shoe with my embroidered brand. I additionally love my faucet sneakers with coronary heart embroidery and my excessive heels, which maintain a particular place in my coronary heart because it was designed by one in all my faucet academics, Christiane Matallo. The merchandise I’m at all times sporting and you’ll at all times discover in my dance bag are: my customized faucet sneakers, my faucet shoe cowl and any sort of Só Dança leggings and crop tops, however I’m obsessive about the Tiffany set.”

Addie Tapp, soloist, Boston Ballet

“My favourite and most used Só Dança product could be my lilac Cloud Booties, which I at all times ensure that to have with me after we transfer into the theater for performances to maintain my toes additional heat. I additionally love my BE YOU™ Juliet cap sleeve leo when I’m feeling one thing elegant and my Grace camisole for final consolation.”

Só Dança Cloud Booties. Photo courtesy of Só Dança.
Só Dança Cloud Booties. Picture courtesy of Só Dança.

Why do you put on Só Dança?


“I put on Só Dança as a result of I can at all times belief that their merchandise are of excellent high quality and will likely be long-lasting. I additionally love the fixed innovation of types and degree of consolation of their dancewear.”


“I put on Só Dança as a result of the faucet sneakers will not be solely stunning but additionally sound superb! Along with that, they’re extraordinarily comfy and received’t damage as you break them in, which is uncommon to seek out. Lastly, their merchandise are very sturdy. Imagine it or not, I nonetheless put on sneakers and leggings that I bought over 10 years in the past.”

Addie Tapp. Photo by Daniel Durrett.
Addie Tapp. Picture by Daniel Durrett.

What do you like most in regards to the Só Dança model and household?


“One of many issues I really like essentially the most about Só Dança is the truth that it’s a Brazilian model that at all times helps Brazilian artists, like myself. I additionally love that the model really thinks about dancers when it designs new merchandise. In reality, I keep in mind being amazed at how a lot they valued Christiane’s enter as they had been designing and testing the skilled excessive heel faucet sneakers. Furthermore, the Só Dança crew could be very welcoming, and the ambassadors are at all times celebrating each other. It really looks like a household, which could be very particular.”


“The Só Dança household is a bunch of completely implausible, variety, proficient folks. I’ve very a lot loved with the ability to work with them over the previous few years. I additionally admire how the Só Dança model is revolutionizing dancewear and constantly making an attempt new issues.”

Is there any So Danca product you would like you had while you had been a youthful dancer or simply getting began? 

Só Dança Tianna customizable tap shoes. Photo courtesy of Só Dança.
Só Dança Tianna customizable faucet sneakers. Picture courtesy of Só Dança.


“Once I was rising up, we didn’t have entry to any sort of faucet sneakers that weren’t black, so I keep in mind getting emotional once I bought my first plaid Só Dança faucet sneakers due to how pleased I used to be. I want I might have personalized my faucet sneakers once I was youthful; I’m positive that colourful sneakers would make me much more excited to carry out and take class. Nevertheless, I really like that the youngsters have this risk these days, and I actually get pleasure from seeing them with faucet sneakers that match their costumes.

Melissa Tannús. Photo courtesy of Tannús.
Melissa Tannús. Picture courtesy of Tannús.

Só Dança has at all times been part of my dancing life: my first skilled faucet shoe was Só Dança’s, my first colourful shoe was Só Dança’s, my first excessive heel faucet shoe was Só Dança’s, the primary skilled dance firm I ever joined in Brazil was sponsored by Só Dança, the primary business I ever participated in was Só Dança’s, the primary skilled dance firm I joined in america was sponsored by Só Dança, and the record of essential moments with Só Dança goes on and on. I’m grateful and honored to signify a model that has been with me because the very starting and that I’m really obsessed with. I extremely advocate their faucet sneakers to any aspiring younger dancer, as a result of I understand how a lot it made a distinction for me to start out my profession sporting their top quality merchandise.”

To buy these and different favorites, head to www.sodanca.com

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa.

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