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Ballet News Reviews | Fairy Tale Fashion

March 10, 2016

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Ballet News Reviews | Fairy Tale Fashion Once upon a time….. Beautifully printed and bound in Italy, where fairy tales first thrived, Fairy Tale Fashion is a fascinating look at the curated content put together by Colleen Hill. This book combines with an exhibition at The Museum at FIT. This is the first book to […]

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Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose & Professor Bear

March 6, 2015

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Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose Shoes. Unless you’re having a barefoot beach wedding, one of your pre-wedding decisions is likely to be what shoes to wear, and there’s a lot of choice. You don’t have to go for a style from a ‘bridal’ range. It’s trendy to pick citrus shades for bridesmaids, and there’s nothing […]

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The Ballet News Italian Christmas Photo shoot

November 14, 2013

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Prisca Bertoni and Ronnie. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

The Ballet News Italian Christmas Photo shoot Buon Natale e felice Anno Nuovo ! Ballet News staged an Italian Christmas ahead of the festivities, with all the trimmings – plus a few surprises! Earlier this year on the Ballet News facebook page I published an illustration by long-time collaborator Noemi Manalang, of Ronnie & Prisca, which combined ballet and dogs, […]

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Ballet News No.1 UK ballet facebook page

September 23, 2013

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Ballet News World Exclusive illustration by Noemi Manalang

Ballet News No.1 UK ballet facebook page Ballet News – the only professionally written website focusing on classical ballet – leads the UK’s ballet field on facebook. Launched on facebook on 10th January 2010, the Ballet News facebook page has surpassed 124,000 ‘likes’, making it the number one page on that social media platform relating to classical ballet in the […]

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Ballet News Style Edit

July 25, 2013

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Ballet News Style Edit | Boden When the Boden catalogue thuds onto the mat (even in the middle of a thunderstorm, as it did today), it commands attention. The company has worked hard to bump up its image and offers a delicious range of clothing and accessories which are popular. That means you have to […]

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Limited Edition S/S 2013 collaboration not to be missed!

March 15, 2013

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Spring/Summer 2013 collaboration not to be missed! Last year, clothing company Uniqlo collaborated with English Heritage brand Laura Ashley to produce a sell-out Limited Edition range of t-shirts for summer. Today I want to highlight another collaboration between Uniqlo, this time with Copenhagen brand Green Gate, as the resulting products are essential literally – for this […]

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Ballet News Sequin Edit

December 21, 2012

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Ballet News Sequin Edit In the mood to sparkle ? This antique nude dress by All Saints is perfect. It’s easy to wear, dress up or dress down, and it’s a great flattering colour that will work with tons of things already in your wardrobe. It doesn’t require a lot of thought and it’s a dress that […]

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It’s a sequin time of year…

November 7, 2012

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It’s a sequin time of year… At this time of year, whatever you’re wearing, day or night, it needs to be glittering and dazzling. It’s just that time of year. You need sequins. As it’s such a fab time of year I’m unashamedly blowing the budget with this Temperley Long Sleeved Amoret Dress at £2900 – […]

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Ballet News Selects | summer yellow

July 28, 2012

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Ballet News Selects | summer yellow At the height of summer it seems only right to celebrate with yellow and all things golden – the Olympics are underway and who isn’t hoping for gold? This Ethereal Pleat Maxi Dress from Oasis ticks all the right boxes.  It’s suitably yellow, in fact it’s positively radiant and […]

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Ballet News Selects … a bargain!

July 8, 2012

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Ballet News Selects … heading to a festival this summer ? I love the delicate fan print on this cream silk maxi dress by TopShop.  It’s so unusual to see a print that isn’t a butterfly, or huge flowers or something very abstract. This is clever and elegant and perfect relaxed summer wear, wherever you are […]

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Ballet News | Statement fashion

May 4, 2012

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Ballet News | Statement fashion.  Ohh, and a beauty gem too If there’s one jacket headed for headlines this summer, it’s this one. Get it while you can. M&S has come up trumps again with their Limited Collection Cotton Rich Floral Jacket. This versatile, cotton rich jacket is finished with a floral print, a key […]

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Ballet News Selects

April 23, 2012

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Ballet News Selects Today I want to share with you some of the gems I stumbled upon over the weekend.  I’ve selected a couple of new suppliers who have produced beautiful items in perfect colours for Spring.  This time, the fashion picks are casual. First up, Boden.  I know – it’s not the trendiest place […]

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Ballet News | Uniglo & Laura Ashley

April 11, 2012

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Ballet News | Uniglo collaborates with Laura Ashley Recently launched into Uniglo stores, these vintage inspired, feather-soft t-shirts and vest tops are a must-have. How am I going to weave them into a ballet theme ? I don’t know, and you know what ? I’m not going to try.  They are that good. I think they […]

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Ballet News | Buy one thing

April 8, 2012

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Ballet News | if you buy one thing this month ….. …Make it this LIMITED EDITION Floral Mix Match Dress. Why ? Because it’s on-trend floral, but not so flowery that you’d blend in at the Chelsea Flower Show, it’s silk and cotton so perfect for summer, the colours are perfectly combined to be interesting […]

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Ballet News Blossoms

April 2, 2012

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Ballet News Blossoms (and there’s a bit of glitter) It’s that time of year when the woolly, winter clothes feel too thick and heavy but the light flirty summer clothes seem too insubstantial.  But there is a way to navigate the seasons, by picking out key pieces that will work on their own during the […]

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Ballet News Suits You

March 25, 2012

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Ballet News | Whistles trouser suit recommended Recently I featured a collection of heavenly dresses for Spring, but I know that at this tricky-to-navigate time of year, when it’s warm as you enter the theatre for a ballet performance but by the time you leave it’s nippy around the fringes, it’s sometimes a great deal easier […]

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Ballet News Springs a fashion surprise

March 15, 2012

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Ballet News Springs a fashion surprise I have been waiting and waiting for the Spring fashions to start arriving (not to mention, the Spring weather) so that I could share with you some of the fabulous confections that are on their way.  If you have tickets to any of the Spring ballets around, or if […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA

March 9, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA ON THURSDAY, MAY 10 TO CELEBRATE FRANCE WITH WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS AND BENJAMIN MILLEPIED AND A MAJOR REVIVAL OF GEORGE BALANCHINE’S SYMPHONY IN C Collaborators for the Evening Include Composer Nico Muhly and Designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte for the Millepied Premiere […]

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Ballet Illustrated

March 9, 2012

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Ballet Illustrated Long-time Ballet News collaborator Noemi Manalang has conceived and produced a series of World Exclusive illustrations for Ballet News. I wanted to share a few of them with you here, and you ‘ll be seeing them pop up now and again. Not only is Noemi Manalang a very talented artist, she is a keen fashionista and […]

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Ballet News | Ballet Bags at London Fashion Week

February 23, 2012

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Ballet News | Ballet Bags at London Fashion Week & beyond The New York Miu Miu Continuing my recent ballet bag theme with Mulberry’s Del Rey, Miu Miu has created a limited edition collection to be launched at each of the 4 headline Miu Miu stores in London, New York, Paris & of course, Milan. Each […]

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