Made by hand in Argentina by 2x4 al pie
Soft black and white nappa leather. 2x4 al pie classic design, instantly recognizable and universally admired.
Order your 2X4 one half size SMALLER than your regular US dance shoe size.
Unique and innovative design incorporating a practical system of interchangeable outsoles, enabling dancers to dance freely on any type of floor. Each shoe comes with 3 interchangeable soles (leather, suede and rubber), insole with rigid support for when arch support is desired, and shoe tree/horn. Split sole design. Shock-absorbing heel. Handmade in Buenos Aires.
2x4 al pie are fully split-sole shoes. That means there is no "shank" whatsoever. The shoe can be folded like a wallet. Unique to Axis Tango edition of these new and sought-after models is the insole insert with rigid support for when arch support is desired.
2X4 are perhaps the lightest all-leather tango shoe available. Handmade in Buenos Aires with supple, deliberately light gauge leathers and linings, designed to break in better than typically heavier shoe leathers. Making an ultra light and flexible dance shoe without sacrificing too much durability is a tricky balance to find, but 2X4 stay supportive a lot longer than would be expected of such a light and flexible shoe.