When I was young, I was much in awe of my friends who took ballet cos they were so elegant. As I grew up, I more or less just gave up that ambition as it became increasingly clear that I have a lack of hand-eye-everything-on-my-bodeh coordination. I mean, till this day I still can’t cycle nor blade nor skate. I’m pretty sure I won’t fare any much better while balancing on something with less surface area i.e. my toes.
Anyhoos, the whole ramble was set off by an event I attended last week – the opening of Chacoot Freed of London. I
To be really honest, I really thought it was a beauty event I was attending, but I was pleasantly surprised to find out that it’s actually a place that specialises in footwear/apparel for ballet dancers (there could be other types of shoes, but those were all I saw). To cater to ballet dancers’ needs (while dancing on stage, they need long-lasting brighter colours without the weight) , they also have a range of beauty products.
Chacott is located at Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road, #03-21A Singapore 238897