Dancing cont.....

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Have I mentioned how much I like ballroom dancing? Well, I do. And, I've signed up for a few more recitals/competitions. This means that I've started to look at renting, borrowing, or purchasing a dress. Wow, some traditional ballroom gowns are horrendous. There are a few apparent styles and trends that I do not like:

What I call 'wings'. This takes part of the dress and connects to the wrist, so the skirt flows up to your arms.

As an alternative, you can just get hanging arm pieces like so:

This is my favorite one:

I think dancers want to stand out, so they go with the most flamboyant costume possible. I haven't decided what I'm going to wear yet, but maybe I'll just embrace the drama :)


Rachel said...

I would love to see of video of you doing ballroom! please please please

Linda said...

Hey Rachel. There are a few videos on the previous post for you to see. I hope to post more videos next week!

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