Ballet Cafe Naturals
"BALLET CAFÉ embraces the fact that dancers come in various colors. For this very reason, we've created, "Naturals," a line of tagless, comfortable, Fleshtone Convertible Tights that come in six uniquely named colors: Fudge Fondu, Chocolate Barre, Tiramisu-Su, Caramel Frappé, Butter Piqué, & Creme Brisé.Choose which complements you best and let BALLET CAFÉ Naturals be a treat to you! Know that they were made with you in mind."
Our tights feature a tagless, woven waistband for extra comfort. They can be worn eithet footed or footless–which is ideal for switching between classes of varying genres. The material is 87% Nylon, 13% Spandex with a crotch dyed to match. Click here to learn more about Ballet Cafe Naturals.
Blendz offers an inclusive selection of high-quality, professional dance apparel and shoes in various shades and styles that are specifically designed to cater to a variety of skin tones. Our dance apparel and shoes are made as matching sets in order to flatter the skin tone, contour the shape of the body and create a seamless line that elongates the dancer's body from head to toe. Blendz Apparel is made not only for the studio and stage but are also designed for the dancer with comfort, convenience, and durability in mind. Click here to find out more about Jamia and her company BlendzApparel.
Images courtesy of Tayo Ade
Image courtesy of Sabrina Johnson
Kinetic Essentialsis an online dance apparel and active wear boutique. All of our products are hand made in Los Angeles, CA with 100% all natural ingredients and materials. Click here to learn more about Sabrina and her company Kinetic Essentials.
Mahogany Blues Dance Apparel
A beautiful spectrum of skintones with dancers from Dallas Black Dance Theatre and
Booker T. Washington High School in Dallas, TX. Images courtesy of Whitney Bracey
Whitney Bracey, a Dallas native, is the creative mind behind Mahogany Blues Dance Apparel. It is her experience in fashion design and sewing that brings the dance apparel to life. After the successful launch of her custom, luxury swimwear line in 2010, Whitney decided to expand her talents and bring them to dancers around the world through Mahogany Blues Dance Apparel. Click here to learn more about Whitney and her company Mahogany Blues Dance Apparel.
Images courtesy of Erin Carpenter
Nude Barre is a specialty line of eco friendly undergarments made in 16 shades of nude to match all skin tones. Durable enough for active women and stylish enough for everyday fashion. These high quality undergarments are fit for performance. Nude Barre, where great fashion meets solution. Nude Comes in All Shades. *Sustainability: Designed to be environmentally friendly. Most fabrics and yarn used to make Nude Barre undergarments are eco friendly or made with an eco friendly process. Click here to find out more about Erin and her company Nude Barre.
Shades of Dance
Robin Gamble-Maddrey and Stephanie Gamble
Images Courtesy of Shades of Dance
Shades of Dance Inc. was founded in 2008 by Robin Gamble-Maddrey and Stephanie Gamble because of a need that was identified amongst the dance community. It is our mission to provide quality, affordable dancewear to people of all shades. Click here to learn more about Robin, Stephanie and their company Shades of Dance.