The Grace pump from Antonio Pacelli is a split sole Irish dance pump with arch enhancing features.
The grace uses a new type of shock absorbing padding to give even more protection to dancer's joints and tendons. This material maintains its integrity over time and does not flatten or become less effective over time.
An excellent choice for dancers who practice extensively have tendon problems or who want to maximize joint protection.
19 December 2013
So far my daughter is happy with her new Grace Pumps. She reports less pain with the added cushion. (Plus, she loved the pink laces! )
20 October 2015
I just received the shoes I ordered on Wednesday of last week in my mailbox today, Monday. UK to Ottawa, Canada in less than 3 business days? Incredible! Amazing customer service all around and great product! I will definitely order directly from Antonio Pacelli again. I’m so impressed!
Please measure the length of your foot and refer to the guidelines below for what size to order.
If you require advice on how to do an accurate measurement then please visit our Foot Measuring Page for useful tips and assistance.
This guide is designed for the intermediate dancer. You may want to go a half size larger if you are a beginner or a smaller size if you are an open dancer.
The measurements given are for the foot length we recommend for each size and DOES NOT indicate the length of the pump as your toes should be slightly curled when first worn.
Please note that this is a guide and does not guarantee the correct fit. For more information on this guide and on fitting pumps correctly then please click here.
To use: Measure your foot and choose the closest size to that measurement. If your foot measurement is between lengths then adjust for your type of foot or preferred fit.
For example, if you have a wide foot, a high instep or are a beginner then go for the size above your foot measurement. If you have a narrow foot or like your pumps very tight to begin with then go for the size below your measurement. You can find some examples here.
Please Note - Every dancer prefers their pumps to fit in a certain way. Some like them extra tight, others with a little room. Combine this with the fact that everyone's feet are unique in terms of width, length, arch type and height and you can see why pump fitting can be difficult. Hence we only offer this sizing chart as a guide rather than a guaranteed fit.