Tag Archives: linen

Ballet Bags (and totes, purses & covers)

August 18, 2012

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blue ballet bag

Ballet Bags Today I’d like to recommend to you a company called bluebellgray. Some of their accessories are made from the most exquisite fabrics and would be very useful, stylish and unique in a ballet studio. The new willlow tote is a fine example. Bluebellgray’s signature hand painted style is beautifully presented in the willow accessories. Willow […]

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Ballet News | #aphotoadayinmay

April 29, 2012

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#aphotoadayinmay

Ballet News | #aphotoadayinmay photographic challenge Readers, we’re off on an adventure ! #aphotoadayinmay is your chance to showcase your photography skills in a really easy way during May 2012. What happens is You take one photograph with your smartphone each day using the completely fabulous Instagram, based on the list in the photograph above, and try to […]

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Ballet Business : Pointe shoes deconstructed

January 20, 2011

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Ballet News, pointe shoes,

It’s Not Magic; it’s linen & often flour It’s not magic that keeps a ballerina on her toes – it’s a mixture of materials – often burlap, flour, dextrine*, paper, potato starch, rough and smooth leather, coarse linen, satin, papier-mâché, held together with glue of a secret formula. You may have seen dancers strutting about, […]

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