T-F 11-7, SAT 11-5  Closed – Sun, Monday

415-895-9090 5420 Nave Dr. Unit# D, Novato, California 94949


M-F 11-7, SAT 11-5, SUN 12-4

408-295-9316 376 Race Street, San Jose, CA 95126


Marin Dancewear – The Trendy Dance Store

Marin Dancewear is THE Dance Store of San Francisco, Marin and Sonoma counties. The pointe shoes GO-TO store for perfect pointe shoe fitting.  The staff is professionally trained in personalized pointe shoe fitting for ballerinas of all levels, beginner to advanced.

Offering a wide selection of styles to choose from and provide you a perfect fit every time. We carry most of the top brands: Russian Point, Bloch, Capezio, Gaynor Minden, Grishko/Nikolay, and Freed of London.

Our store manager & partner Lorie is the Pointe Shoe “Doctor”, She has over 30 years of experience in the dance industry. Besides being a dancer herself, she has managed many dance apparel stores in the Bay Area and trained many pointe shoe fitters. 

Besides pointe shoes, you will be happy with the selection of dance shoes offered at our store: Ballet Flats, Jazz, Tap, Ballroom, Salsa sandals, Character heels, Hip Hop, and Zumba sneakers.

Dress code needs for all the dance schools in the area are well stocked. From basic black leotard and pink tights to the latest designs and colors from high-end brands, such as Wear Moi and Ainsliewear, we offer a classic to chic collection of dance apparel.

Marin Dancewear caters to dancers of all ages- kids to teens to adults. Whether you are looking for girls’ ballet shoes or women leotard or men’s tap shoes….we will surely help you find just the right dance shoes or dance dress.

Check out our stylish selection of ladies’ ballroom heels, men’s ballroom shoes, women’s salsa shoes, and men’s Latin shoes. 

What dance store will be complete without cute dance accessories and gifts: Dance tutus, professional tutus, dance bags, competition dance bags, pointe shoe ballet key chains in a rainbow of colors, hand-decorated unique pointe shoes, and tiaras, and many other dance accessories. 

To help dancers build their flexibility and strength Marin Dancewear carries exercise bands, stretch Thera-bands, practice boards, turners, etc. 

Marin Dancewear has you covered from tip to toe. 

You can pick up hair accessories such as hairpins, bun makers, and hairnets in blonde, red, black, light and dark brown to match all kinds of hair colors.

Dancer foot care accessories: toe pads, toe tape, gel bunion toe finger protectors, elastic& ribbon, sewing kits, rosin, a variety of gel toe tubes, and lambswool, are also available.

For the dance and competition teams, special orders are available.