Gifts For Dancers - Dance Gift Ideas for Adults, Children and Students
Last Updated: March 2019
Are you looking for gift ideas for dancers? Let us help you choose the perfect dance gift with these lists of our most popular gifts for dancers of all ages! Choose from our 3 lists of dance gifts below:
1) Top 6 Dance Gift Ideas For Young Girls and Boys
2) Top 10 Dance Gift Ideas For Dance Students
3) Top 10 Ballet Gift Ideas For Adult Ballet Dancers
You can also browse our full selection of dance gifts here
Our Top 6 Dance Gift Ideas For Young Girls and Boys who love to dance:
This is a firm favourite with our daughter, Harriet. We love this Ballerinas Water Bottle by Rachel Ellen because it is BPA free and has a leak proof, easy to use lid. A lovely gift for girls aged 10 or under.
This Ballet Bun Kit by Tendu makes a perfect gift for dancers of all ages. We like that it comes in its own little zip up bag and contains everything you need to make the perfect ballet bun, including a hairbrush! Available in blonde, brown or black, this Ballet Bun Kit would make a great little Christmas stocking filler gift. A useful little gift for girls who like to look the part in their ballet classes!
This ballet story book contains beautiful illustrations of Lettice - an amazing little bunny who loves to dance. Discover how she gets ready, warms up and shows us all of her bunny ballet foot positions from first to fifth. Our 5 year old daughter loves to read this sweet little story and we love the detailed and informative ballet illustrations. A great dance gift for children aged 5 years or under who have just started or are about to start ballet lessons.
These small ballet bags are ideal for little ballerinas to keep all of their dance kit in. Unlike many dance bags these are the perfect size for little children and we love the beautifully illustrated ballerinas by Rachel Ellen. They don't take up to much room inside the studio and they are a great price too! A great gift for girls who have a growing selection of dance shoes and accessories to carry to class!
Ideal for storing all of your hair accessories, these tins are great for your little dancer to take with them for their weekly dance classes. The hair accessories tins are available in 3 different styles: The square tin with a fun ballerina design, the zipped tin with a useful carry handle or the stackable tin with 4 convenient connecting tins - perfect if you want to keep all of your hair accessories separate! These tins would make a great dance gift for young girls, whether they wear their hair in a pony tail for dancing or in a ballet bun!
Our Top 10 Dance Gift Ideas For Dance Students:
These beautiful limited edition ballet skirts are perfect for dance students who like to stand out. The skirts come in one size, with an easily adjustable wrap over design to fit a variety of waist sizes. There are a number of designs to choose from and each ballet skirt comes with a matching bag, making this a special gift for any budding ballerina. These skirts are hand made in Yorkshire, with only a limited number of each design ever made, making this a unique gift for dance students (recommended for ages 8 to 18).
This popular 3 DVD Disc Set was featured in last year's Christmas edition of the Dancing Times magazine and has been enjoyed by dance students from all over the world. Join Royal Ballet School trained ex-Professional Ballerina, Kimberley Berkin at the barre where she will help you to improve your ballet technique!
With over 3.5 hours of content, the Complete Ballet Barre includes an introduction to each step, followed by clear demonstrations of a number of teaching points to focus on as you work through your barre. An ideal gift for boys and girls aged 8 to 18 who want to improve their ballet technique.
We highly recommend the Inside Ballet Technique Book for every serious ballet student. It's our best selling dance book and it was compulsory reading for both Kimberley and I when we were training at the Royal Ballet School - in fact we both still have a copy to this day! This book is packed full of essential anatomical knowledge - a very useful gift that every serious ballet student would continue to benefit from for years to come.
Does your son or daughter want to improve their dance technique? Do they want better balance? Or maybe they want to improve their pirouettes or adage? This high quality wooden wobble board is an excellent tool to help dancers improve their core strength, ankle stability and more... Perfect for practising at home, this wobble board would make an ideal gift for dance students - and there's even a follow along video of Kimberley's 10 minute wobble board work out that you can watch right here on PDE Dance Supplies!
Using these exercise bands can be an excellent addition to every students' dance training. By practising simple foot exercises with the bands, students will feel the benefit in much of their barre work. Students wishing to develop their allegro and pointe work should also focus on improving the strength in their feet. A very useful dance gift to help your child improve their feet.
6. Stretch Loop
This high quality stretch loop is perfect for dancers who want to improve their flexibility. The stretch loop can be used as part of every dancer's stretch routine and is particularly helpful for students who want to improve their side splits. The perfect dance gift for students who want to improve their flexibility.
These dance fitness bras and matching shorts from Dansez come in a range of striking colours including red, pink and rio. Ideal to wear for a number of dance styles or for Acro classes too!
Improve your ballet technique with these downloadable videos by Royal Ballet School trained ex Professional Ballerina, Kimberley Berkin. Each video includes an introduction to the step, followed by clear demonstrations of a number of teaching points to focus on plus follow along exercises complete with musical accompaniment! A unique gift for dancers aged 8 to adult who want to improve their ballet technique - choose from individual steps from just £4.79 per video or enjoy big savings when you choose one of our video bundles!
9. Leg warmers
If you're shopping on a budget you'll love these pink or black leg warmers by Roch Valley. Ideal to wear to and from dance classes, or whilst warming up, these leg warmers are perfect for dancers who want to keep their feet and ankles warm in the colder winter months! A great low cost dance gift or stocking filler for boys and girls of all ages.
Starting on pointe is a very special occasion for every ballet student and a collection of pointe shoe accessories would make a special little gift. Choose from pointe ribbons, advanced toe pads, breathable pointe shoe bags and more - An ideal gift for girls who have recently started, or are just about to start dancing on pointe.
Our Top 10 Ballet Gifts Ideas For Adult Ballet Dancers:
These beginner level ballet classes will be ideal for anyone who attends adult ballet classes or enjoys practising ballet at home. Royal Ballet School trained ex-professional ballerina, Kimberley Berkin clearly sets each exercise, followed by a full demonstration complete with musical accompaniment for you to follow along to. Each ballet class includes barre work, centre practice and basic pirouette and allegro exercises. An ideal gift for anyone who attends adult ballet classes!
I personally benefited a great deal from the use of imagery as a dance student after learning from Eric Franklin. Imagery in dance was something that I used throughout my performing career and continue to incorporate in my teaching today. This 374 page book includes 294 exercises and 133 illustrations to enable you to facilitate the use of imagery to improve your technique, artistic expression, and performance. An ideal gift for the adult ballet dancer who loves to read!
These fixed wrap skirts and cardis would make an ideal gift for any lady who enjoys attending adult ballet classes. The skirts would match with any black leotard and are made from luxurious, sheer, stretch fabric. The cover-up cardi isideal for any dance or fitness class; it matches perfectly with the fixed wrap skirt and can also be worn over the top of any leotard. This matching skirt and cardi would complement any ballet leotard, making a stunning outfit for ballet class.
This set of dance exercise equipment is great for the adult ballet dancer who wants to improve their strength and balance for their ballet classes. The wobble board helps to build ankle stability alongside core strength and balance whilst the dance exercise bands are great for improving every adult ballet dancer's feet. The exercise ball is ideal for use in a range of core stability exercises. You can buy these items individually, or why not get all 3 together to make a helpful set of dance exercise equipment for adult ballet dancers.
5. Foot Roller
The beautifully crafted Tendu wooden foot roller is ideal for relieving tension underneath your feet and easing the knots from sore and tired foot muscles after dancing. This popular gift is the perfect size to fit in your dance bag so you can enjoy a massaging foot-roll wherever you are!
This beautiful limited edition print featuring ballerinas at the barre would look lovely on any dance studio wall, dance teacher's office or ballet lover's home! The Giclée Fine Art Print is one of just 250 By Rachel Ellen. Each print is numbered and presented in an ivory coloured mount with a Certificate of Verification. The print is also signed by Rachel Ellen! A beautiful unique gift for any ballet lover!
These stylish warm up boots are perfect for keeping your feet and ankles warm before and after your dance classes. The boots are unisex and are finished with an eye catching plush beige polyester fur lining. They also feature an ankle drawstring to ensure a secure and comfortable fit. A stylish and useful ballet gift for men and women!
Featured in last year's Christmas edition of the Dancing Times magazine, this 3 DVD Disc Set would be ideal for adult ballet dancers who have been attending classes for some time and want to improve on their ballet technique.
With over 3.5 hours of content delivered by Royal Ballet School trained ex-Professional Ballerina, Kimberley Berkin the Complete Ballet Barre includes an introduction to each step, followed by clear demonstrations of a number of teaching points to focus on as you work through your barre. An ideal gift for adult dancers who want to improve their ballet technique.
David Plumpton's music for ballet class has been enjoyed by ballet students and teachers from all across the world. Each CD includes music for the barre, centre and allegro steps with a range of tempos and time signatures, making them ideal if you want ballet class music to practice along with at home or in the studio. A lovely gift for adult ballet dancers looking for beautiful music to practice with at home or in the studio!
These downloadable videos by Kimberley Berkin are perfect for adult ballet dancers who want to improve their technique in particular steps from the ballet class. Each video includes an introduction to the step, followed by clear demonstrations of a number of teaching points to focus on plus follow along exercises complete with musical accompaniment! A unique gift for adult dancers who want to improve their ballet technique - choose from individual steps from just £4.79 per video or enjoy big savings when you choose one of our video bundles!
I hope you've enjoyed reading about our dance gift ideas here at PDE Dance Supplies! You can also browse our full selection of dance gifts here
- Michael Berkin.
- Michael Berkin