To Stretch or not Tutu….

To Stretch or not Tutu….

One of the first things I ask my customers is, are you looking for a stretch ballet tutu or a structured. To be honest, most are not aware of the difference and just say they want a ‘pancake’.  However, there is a significant price difference, therefore...
Is the customer ALWAYS right?

Is the customer ALWAYS right?

As business people we all try our utmost to please the customer.  I  always heard the phrase that the customer is always  right .  To be honest, I have tried and tried to stick to this principle and tried to always go that extra mile to ensure the complete customer...
Professional Tutu Maker Standards

Professional Tutu Maker Standards

What do you look  for when you choose a tutu maker? Is it because you like their designs?  Is it because they are the cheapest?  Is it because they are convenient?  Or is it just because they said they could do it for when you needed it?  Would we choose our daughters...
Design Challenge

Design Challenge

“I want it white then pink and white again!”   That was the quote from the young dancer who looked up into my face expectantly. In my mind I was thinking it might look more like a macaroon than a ballet tutu.  I tried to guide her away from her design and...
TDCI Hartlepool ballet championships

TDCI Hartlepool ballet championships

Well what an exciting weekend I had. Daniel Donaldson Todd brought the TDCI championships to Hartlepool in North East England. The venue was the new #Manoraacademy school which has only recently opened. It had excellent facilities and tiered seating so the audience...