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.
Tag Archives: Summer
August 13, 2014
Comments Off on The Ballet News Summer Puzzle
The Ballet News Summer Puzzle Following on from the extremely successful puzzles offered previously, the image you see above is set to be turned into a bespoke Limited Edition jigsaw puzzle (without the watermark) just for you. The Ballet News Summer Puzzle measures 10 x 7″ and has 140 pieces. It’s ideal for holidays and travel, […]
March 15, 2013
Comments Off on Limited Edition S/S 2013 collaboration not to be missed!
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 […]
August 18, 2012
Comments Off on Ballet Bags (and totes, purses & covers)
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 […]
August 10, 2012
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Freed Flip Flops Fun, pink, and perfect for your summer holiday, these pop-out flip flops are just for you! Foam Flip Flop Sandals $12.95 /pair Pink thong-style sandals and two coordinating key rings in fun heart shaped foam heart. 1/2” thick foam. Adult sizes S, M, L.
July 28, 2012
Comments Off on Ballet News Selects | summer yellow
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 […]
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 […]
July 5, 2012
Comments Off on Dressing for July & summer at the ballet
Dressing for July Who knew ? George at Asda and a luxury lace dress that is worth snapping up because it’s so versatile and, well, cheap ? £25 to be precise. The dress is a lovely teal colour – which worked so perfectly on the Duchess of Cambridge when she wore that Jenny Packham dress […]
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 […]
December 1, 2010
Comments Off on Birmingham Royal Ballet – the first 20 years in photographs
Birmingham Royal Ballet was formed when the Sadler’s Wells Royal Ballet (as it was known then) was invited by Birmingham City Council and the Birmingham Hippodrome to set up a permanent base at the theatre. 20 years later, Birmingham Royal Ballet has decided to show off it’s diverse and rich repertoire, where they average 130 […]