DIY 10 minute no sew ruffle skirt

DIY 10-minute ruffle skirt (Sew or no-sew!)

  This may be the easiest DIY I’ve done… 😉   In my last post, you saw how to make a sleeveless choli top that’s perfect for your holiday theme performance.   In this post – Holiday DIY series Pt 2 – I’ll show you how to make a SUPER EASY skirt with ruffles.   This is so easy that I’m… Read more →

DIY sleeveless choli crop top belly dance

DIY Easy Sleeveless Choli / Crop Top with Double Bows!

  Ohhh the festive season has begun!   Thanksgiving family fun, Black Friday shopping fun, and holiday dancing fun…. 😀   (oh, speaking of Black Friday, check out Sparkly Belly’s Black Friday fun here!)   Since holiday events are coming up, in the next 3 posts, I’m going to do a holiday DIY costume series where I’ll show you how… Read more →

Japanese Triangle Chalk Markers Giveaway!

Win one of 3 Japanese Triangle Chalk Markers!     *Only Sparkly Belly newsletter subscribers are eligible*   You can enter the giveaway by sharing in the comment section below a link to the picture of your favourite costume design on the internet!   (Your comment will be approved in the order we receive it.)   To be eligible, enter by 4pm… Read more →

belly dance costuming tips with Zahra Zuhair

Belly Dance Costuming Tips with Zahra Zuhair!

  I’m so excited to publish this post today, because…   I have one of my all time favourite belly dancers, Zahra Zuhair, on Sparkly Belly!!!   A couple of months ago, I stumbled upon her YouTube videos where she was talking about creating your own signature style of dancing, which was really, really good and helpful. So I immediately… Read more →

16 Ways to Wear a Reversible circle skirt

16 Ways to Wear a Reversible Circle Skirt

  Wouldn’t it be nice to get many looks out of 1 costume?   That would be so fun, and you could adjust your style depending on your choreography, audience and occasion.   Is that even possible?   Yes, it is! 😀   In this video, you’ll see how you can create 16 different looks using 1 reversible circle skirt.… Read more →

what type of belly dancer are you test

What Type of Belly Dancer Are You?

Your costuming should be an expression of who you are.   So what is your belly dancer personality?   Take this short test below and find out what type of belly dancer you are! You’ll get costuming advice and tutorials perfect for your belly dancer personality at the end! 😀 Read more →