Black and Red Tutu

A senior dancer wanted a strong design in red and black that could be used for both Spanish or any other strong choreography.

bodice detail
bodice detail

We went with black velvet for the bodice and a dark red corded lace which I set about encrusting with rhinestones.

plate detail
plate detail

I used hyacinth AB crystals, various reds and some black rhinestones.

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Red underskirt

The top 2 layers of the skirt are black, then wine red and dark red for a brilliant flash of red.

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