Blue Roses

Here is a pretty little tutu in a soft delicate blue for a young dancer with just a few blue roses for a very soft romantic look.   The plate was just little bit fancy with a second tier and a few more roses and some tiny blue dianthus flowers. The net petals were madeContinue reading “Blue Roses”

Tutu-making Classes in Sydney

I am very grateful to my dear friend Danielle Legge who has given generous permission for me to use her patterns to teach others how to make classical ballet tutus. Dani has been my tutu mentor for many years and I would now like to share the benefits of what I have learned to others,Continue reading “Tutu-making Classes in Sydney”

Pink and Pearls

Pink and white are traditional colours for a young girl’s first tutu. This one is teamed with pearls and a sprinkling of rhinestones for some subtle sparkle. Here’s the starting point for the tutu. The skirt is a slightly paler pink than the bodice so I made lower part of the leotard in pastel pink.Continue reading “Pink and Pearls”