Make sure you’re dancing on safe pointe shoes

How old are your pointe shoes? How many hours of dance have your gotten from them so far? Remember, pointe shoes are not designed to last forever and once they get too worn, they are no longer supportive and can become unsafe.   As both a qualified ballet teacher, and a trained pointe shoe fitter, … Read more

We’re back in store!

We’re back dancers! We can’t wait to see you in store!   Both our Asquith and our Gosford boutiques are open for business (with reduced trading hours and extra cleaning) and we are so looking forward to seeing you all again.   We’d like to send a very heartfelt thank you to our beautiful and … Read more

How to get the most out of your online dance lessons

We’ve all heard that keeping routine in these times is important – from getting ready for work to setting times for homeschool activities. Dance routines are important too. If your studio has transitioned to remote learning and your dancer is still able to do their lessons, they’ll learn better if they’re ready for class properly. … Read more

5 steps easy steps for setting your goals

We’ve all set goals or challenges for ourselves in the past and haven’t hit the mark. Sometimes we didn’t have the time or motivation to work on them, other things took priority in our lives, or maybe we set ourselves a goal that wasn’t really achievable – whatever the reason, it’s disheartening when we don’t … Read more

5 things we miss about having you in store

Our boutique have been closed for a little while now, and while we are open by appointment, we really miss having our beautiful customers regularly stopping by. Some of the things we miss most about having you in store: Your amazing stories:We absolutely cherish the conversations we have about your dance journeys. We love when … Read more

We’re so proud of the dance community

In these uncertain times, we have been so uplifted to see so many local studios embracing online learning. In the blink of an eye our beautiful industry has been flipped on its head, but the dance world sure knows how to pivot! Teachers are stepping out of their comfort zones, getting in front of the … Read more

Lace Collection

At Dancestuff, we’re so privileged to work with not only the most beautiful studios and customers every day, but also such a gorgeous range of dancewear!   Growing up dancing through the 90’s and early 2000’s, there wasn’t a lot of choice for us to wear. We were usually restricted to a basic uniform leotard … Read more

The cost of Dance – and why it’s worth it

Recently we had a customer bring his beautiful daughter into one of our boutiques. She was enrolled in one of her local studios and was very excited to be starting ballet. Unfortunately, all her dad could see was the dollars going down the drain. He talked about how the studio was just taking money, that … Read more

Now open in ASQUITH!

It’s official! Dancestuff has officially launched a second boutique in Asquith, Sydney. For many years, loyal customers have been travelling to our Gosford store from Sydney and it has been our dream to open a second store closer for them. This dream was finally able to come true when we managed to secure the perfect … Read more