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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day

February 3, 2016

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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day Feng Shui noun Thousands of years old, Feng Shui is a Chinese system of laws considered to govern spatial arrangement and orientation in relation to the flow of energy (chi). Working with these principles can benefit you in your life, health, career and relationships. Is there a […]

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Glitter Pointe Shoes

December 11, 2015

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Glitter Pointe Shoes Pointe shoes come in many forms. Usually, they are pink satin, but you wouldn’t catch Cinderella without a glittery pointe shoe, would you ? 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, […]

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Printing Your Photographs

September 19, 2015

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Print What You Want To Preserve It turns out that in 50 years the most photographed generation is history will have no pictures. What price lost memories ? I took the photograph above at a client’s wedding this summer. So far so normal. Then what I decided I wanted to do was to experiment with […]

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June 28, 2015


Photograph by Cheryl Angear Photography

FRENCH SOLE FOR ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET French Sole founder and designer, Jane Winkworth, has designed a limited edition shoe in aid of English National Ballet, an arts charity Jane has closely supported in recent years. The shoe is a classic French Sole style, the “Henrietta” in a fitting ballet pink glitter, with a silver leather […]

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Shoe Time

June 7, 2015

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Photograph by Cheryl Angear Photography

Shoe Time As we edge ever so slowly into Summer I’d like to showcase ballet pointe shoes in a different setting. I’ll be photographing pointe shoes in a variety of settings as the summer progresses.

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Happy Easter!

April 3, 2015

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Happy Easter Ballet Newsers Whatever you are doing, wherever you are, I hope you have a wonderful Easter (and a break if you can !)

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A Ballet News Happy Easter

April 17, 2014

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Ballet News, pointe shoes, dance, satin, ribbon, pink

A Very Ballet News Happy Easter Using the colours of Easter, the photograph above shows old pointe shoes on a saffron silk cushion by the wonderful textile design company Bluebellgray.  I’ve long been a fan of their products – hand painted designs printed onto luxurious fabrics to make cushions, scarves, bedding, fabrics, prints and a whole […]

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Darcey Bussell launches Ballet Bedding Collection

August 8, 2013


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Darcey Bussell Ballerina Bedding Collection Every little girl dreams of becoming a ballerina – now you can embrace and encourage her dreams with this delightful BALLERINA BEDDING collection by former principal ballerina Darcey Bussell.   Indulge your budding ballet dancer with ‘Tiny Ballerina’ and ‘Classical Patchwork’.   In a colour palette of soft pink pastels, with […]

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Olfactory Choreography | English National Ballet & Pengaligon’s

May 23, 2013

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Iris Prima Photograph Cheryl Angear

Olfactory Choreography | English National Ballet & Pengaligon’s Last night saw the preview of a unique collaboration between English National Ballet and British fragrance house Penhaligon’s, for the launch of Iris Prima : The Spirit of the Ballet. Bottled. It’s a lovely collaboration between two creative companies who are constantly striving for excellence with innovative […]

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Kath Kidston balletware

March 10, 2013

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Ballet News World Exclusive illustration by Noemi Manalang

Kath Kidston ballet prints Kath Kidston has a range of soft cotton nightwear, homewares and wipe clean ballet bags which are suitable for girls aged 11-12 approximately. There’s a fun drawstring ballet bag, priced at £12 which is just the right size for little girls, it’s easy to open and easy to carry thanks to the drawstring handles and […]

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Ballet News goes dotty!

July 13, 2012

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Ballet News Selects….. Spots! A bit of fun today.  When it comes to ballet shoes, what could lift your spirits more than a dash of pink with over-sized white spots ? What I love about these shoes, besides the fun pattern, is that it extends around the base of the shoe – so often plimsolls […]

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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 does Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2012

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Ballet Valentine’s Day Last year for Valentine’s Day I published an exclusive on-location photoshoot with Daria Klimentova and Vadim Muntagirov. This year’s treats are more material – on this day of gift-giving – a gorgeous collection of things that seem to hit the perfect note for Valentine’s Day without being mushy or quaint. Probably the first, […]

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Ballet News | Beauty & the Ballet

January 22, 2012

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Ballet News | Beauty & the Ballet Today I’m bringing you the hottest make-up trends with literally just a few days to spare until one of them hits the shops. You may be off to the ballet morning, noon & night, so this bunch of beautiful colours will enhance your look at any time. In […]

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Happy Ballet News Year

January 6, 2012

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Happy Ballet News Year So, the tree has been recycled and the decorations packed away for another year.  The glitter, the glamour and the gorgeousness  of 2012 awaits….. Ballet treats Here on Ballet News you’ll find treat after treat to whizz you through January and beyond.  Let’s start with something to keep you warm.  It’s been properly […]

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