Ballet costumes bring excitement, beauty and charm to a ballerina.

Most typically, ballerinas are recognized for wearing dazzling tutus. But there are so much more styles and designs of dance costumes which are just as spectacular. As time has moved on, the ballet costumes have changed to fit the era.

There is fascinating history behind the development of ballet costumes and tutus, you will be surprised how much the costumes have changed over the centuries. Ballet dancers have gone from wearing bulky costumes to elegant ensembles.

In the eighteenth century a ballerina called Marie Camargo was the first dancer to shorten her skirt. Even though it was only to her ankle, the audience were shocked.

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In performances today the costumes are spectacular. The costumes are all part of the excitement of being a ballet dancer. They bring meaning and expression to every ballet performance.

Keep believing and dance from your heart.

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