~~Suggested Fitting: Women order 2½ sizes smaller than street size~~ Freed's "Studio II" contains all the features of the "Studio," but with a wider platform and a slightly flatter profile. Available in Medium or Hard shanks. Features include a deep vamp cut to a V, a very strong supportive block, a strong Wing block, a wide platform for an elegant line angled on to pointe, slightly dipped sides, and a cotton drawstring. Technically manufactured in the Freed of London Factory with entirely natural and biodegradable components. An Internationally popular shoe that is worn by the experienced student through to the performance level.