Perform with Attitude

Attitude Tutus and Stagewear has been making tutus and other dancewear professionally since 2012 for dancers across Australia and internationally. My tutus have appeared in all major dance competitions across the world and in most of Australia’s local eisteddfods. I trained under Danielle Legge and Suzanne Dieckmann and owe them both a debt of gratitudeContinue reading “Perform with Attitude”

Two Ivory Tutus

This year I have put aside a little time to make some ready-to-wear tutus. I’ve made a few dramatic ones but also a few that appeal to quieter tastes. And for that you can’t go past ivory. Here are 2 tutus that both sold in under 30 minutes on my FB page. This first oneContinue reading “Two Ivory Tutus”

Dark Blue Tutus

I’ve had a lot of requests this year for steely blue and dark blue velvet tutus. They have all been very dramatic designs for older dancers. This dark blue was teamed with gold venise lace and a champagne skirt. The floating jewels on the skirt add extra drama. I also added a deep decorated lowContinue reading “Dark Blue Tutus”

Green, Mint and Teal Tutus

Green is not a common colour in ballet except for variations like Esmeralda but sometimes a Tinkerbell will sneak through. Beautiful dark green velvet, dramatic light gold appliques and a soft gold tulle overskirt are teamed with emerald and turquoise rhinestones. This lovely little tutu has a light soft design of pale blue and mintContinue reading “Green, Mint and Teal Tutus”

Pale Blue Tutus

Pale blue tutus are beautifully ethereal. Here are a few bluebirds and other pale blue tutus I’ve made this year. This pretty tutu teamed pale blue, ivory and light gold. The top layer of the skirt is fine gold sparkle tulle. This versatile trim makes a lovely plate Here, light blue is teamed with silverContinue reading “Pale Blue Tutus”

A selection of Blue Tutus

Blue is a very popular colour for tutus from pale blue, through mid blue, royal blue and dark steely blue. Here is a selection of mid blue tutus. The air-brushed skirt adds a delicate lightness to the costume. The gold trim on the plate floats over the airbrushed skirt.   Using the same trim, aContinue reading “A selection of Blue Tutus”

Black and Red Tutus

  Black and red often conjures up Spanish tutus but there is so much more to these colours than just Spanish. A dramatic all black tutu is included in the mix here too … dark Odette. The points on this plate end with floating jewels for extra drama. Dramatic detail on bodice front does suggestContinue reading “Black and Red Tutus”

Silver and Old Gold

I like to buy lots of different trims for my inventory so my clients have plenty of choice. One trim I bought online recently was quite an old gold colour with greenish undertones. I really wasn’t sure anyone would really like it so I thought I’d try it out first as a ready to wearContinue reading “Silver and Old Gold”

Dusty Rose and French Lace

I love collecting pieces of lycra in unusual colours so that I can offer my clients something a little different from the colours available from retail fabric suppliers. However, that means I can sometimes paint myself into a corner trying to find the right trim. I was just about ready to ring my client andContinue reading “Dusty Rose and French Lace”