Happy Thursday, D’Arcy Dance Family and Friends!
With the holiday’s right around the corner, I’ve decided to make a list of gift ideas! Some are just for fun and some will help your dancer improve.
Irish Dancer’s Holiday Wish List Ideas:
Arch Genie: This is a great purchase to help your dancer work on their arch!
Irish Dance Medal Holder: A fabulous way to display those hard earned medals!
Personalized Medal Holder: Personalize your dancers medal display!
Irish Dance Music: Practicing with music is VERY important. Here is a good CD to purchase or you can purchase an iTunes gift card to download songs from many talented artists.
JIG: An Irish Dance Movie: JIG is the remarkable story of the 40th Irish Dancing World Championships, held in March 2010 in Glasgow.
Ashiling Aine Celtic Bangle Charm Bracelet: Allow your dancer to proudly display their love for Irish Dancing by wearing this beautiful charm bracelet!
Stretch Bar: A big hit in our studio is the stretch bar. This bar allows dancers to stretch and practice tough moves while holding onto a steady bar.
Timid Tara: A book about an Irish dancer who wants to overcome her fears and dance confidently in her first feis.
The Dancer: Steps from the Dark: A good book for pre-teens/teenagers: After a fire at her home, 15-year-old ballet dancer Alex is taken from the life she loves and forced to stay in Cleveland with her stuffy aunt and uncle and goofy cousin Kate, who is preparing for the Irish Dance championships. But soon she learns that all is not as it seems.
Parade of Champions: A great book that has advice to teach you to think like a champion, and help you to reach your goals.
First Feis Irish Dancing Coloring Book: This set is designed for a young Irish dancer getting ready for her first feis: It includes a cute coloring book which is a wonderful activity to fill “down time” during a competition day and soothe nerves. It becomes a treasured keepsake after the feis!
Irish Dance Coloring Book: Another cute coloring book for Irish Dancers!
“Slipperjigs”: Irish Dance slippers perfect for cold winter nights and also protected your ghillies while walking around at a feis!
Personalized Irish Dance Night Light: My Irish Dance GemLight is a builders glass block filled with sparkle mesh and clear lights.
Poodle Sock Monkey Stuffed Animal: A unique stuffed friend made from Irish dance poodle socks!
Irish Dance Magazine Subscription: An exciting continuous gift of a monthly magazine delivery is perfect for any dancer!
Ghillie Shaped Shoe Bag: A cute bag shaped like an Irish Dance soft shoe!
Jubliee Practice Floor Tiles: Build-able tiles that snap together creating a perfect dance space for your dancers in their hard shoes!
Practice Mirror: It is very important for a dancer to practice in front of a mirror. Here is one that hangs on a door so it does not take up any room!
Happy shopping and feel free to share this list with all of your dance friends at other schools!