Blog: New term, new tutu!  


September is here in all its new term, fresh start glory. If your little one is still too tiny for nursery or school, then you may not yet have experienced the inevitable uniform shopping trip but for everyone else – you know what we’re talking about! And babyballet is no exception. After all, there really is nothing like that brand-new feel of a uniform – whether it’s a blazer, tutu or tap shoes – little ones, just as much as mummies and daddies, like to look their best. With a new babyballet term almost in full swing, there’s no time to lose in getting your little one’s dancing wardrobe in order. At babyballet, our online shop shelves are stacked with a full range of clothing and accessories for both boys and girls. So, let’s take a look at some our babyballet bestselling tutu ‘s and ‘must have’s’ in uniform, merchandise and dancewear.


Our top picks for Autumn/Winter term


Claudia Tutu long sleeved girls dance tutu perfect for winter and to keep little girls warmClaudia tutu

Of course, we are biased, but you have to agree that no little girl can be too young for their first tutu. The Claudia tutu is one of our absolute best sellers and has remained at the top of the babyballet tutu charts for quite some time.


A beautiful and sophisticated item, this long sleeved super soft cotton tutu is ideal for keeping arms warm in the chillier months. Featuring a satin elastane waistband, no less than three layers of baby pink net sprinkled with magic sparkles, the Claudia tutu is available from sizes 6-12, 12-18 and 18-24 months ranging right up to 6 years old. Priced at £24.95 this is an absolute must for any of our budding little ones who want to look the part. Available online from our tutus and skirts department. Click here to shop Claudia Tutu >>


Gabrielle Leotard for dance ballet gymnastics classes the perfect leotard for a babyballet skirtGabrielle leotard

Next up we have the super comfortable and easy to wear Gabrielle leotard. Made from cotton with added elastane, this beautiful and delicately designed leotard can be worn on its own or paired with our Lara or Amy skirts – see below.

Priced at £14.95 and featuring the babyballet logo and cute camisole straps, this is the ideal dancewear item for your little one. Available in sizes from 6-12, 12-18 and 18-24 months ranging right up to 6 years old. To order, please visit our online shop today.


Lara Skirt babyballet childrens dance costume tutu skirt ZOOMLara Skirt

With three layers of pink net and sparkles, the Lara Skirt is perfect for little girls who love to shine. With an elastane pink satin waistband for added comfort and fit, this is a very popular item with our tiny dancers and works very well with the Sophie or Gabrielle leotard as a two-piece combination.

Priced at a very reasonable £14.95 with sizes available from 6 months upwards, this sparkling skirt is suitable for babies, toddlers and infants and is perfect for any dance class. Available to purchase online.


Dolly Cardigan cotton ballet cardigan for dance class

Dolly cardigan

With colder weather on the way, now’s the time to invest in a babyballet Dolly cardigan to keep your little one toasty and warm. Designed to complement any of our skirts or tutus, this super soft, easy to wear crossover cardigan features sparkly button and bow details.

A snip at only £16.95, the Dolly cardigan is a great way to keep warm as our little one has fun in class. Available online and in stock now.



Pink Satin Ballet Shoes

You always remember your first pair of ballet shoes. And at babyballet, whether this is your first pair or your tenth, the thrill of a new pair of ballet shoes never changes.

Available from a size 3 walking shoe, and featuring a babyballet branded sole, these super comfy ballet shoes will be the pride and joy of your little star. You can see how smart the shoes look in the Lara skirt picture above! The best news is they’re only £12.95 and you can order as many pairs as you need today.


babyballet tshirt blue

Blue babyballet T-shirt

At babyballet, our little boy superstars are just as important to us as our ballerinas. So, if your little one is raring to get dancing then make sure you kit him out in this babyballet embroidered blue crew neck T-shirt.

Priced at £12.50, this comfortable and easy to move in T-shirt also features a printed ‘I’m a babyballet star’ on the reverse, so there’s no mistaking it for any other dance school!

Made from 100% cotton for toddlers and children aged 1-6 years, this item is available to purchase from our online shop.

pink ankle warmers

Ankle warmers

Looking the part is everything and so why not invest in a cosy pair of leg warmers for the Autumn/Winter term. Keeping little ones and their joints warm and ready to dance is so important which is why we take such good care of our little ones during class.

At £4.50, these snazzy baby pink leg warmers made from soft acrylic will keep your little one’s ankles in tip top condition as they skip and dance.  One size only, available online to purchase today.


Pink Sparkly Tap Shoes dancing classSparkly pink tap shoes

If you’ve got a little tapper in the family who’s itching to get going, then why not treat them to the razzle dazzle of these gorgeous sparkly pink tap shoes.

 Featuring a low heel design, fitted toe taps with a pink sparkly fastening, these shoes are a toe tapping hit with the babyballet stars. These children’s tap shoes are available from an infant’s UK size 6 – 12 and cost £25.00. Please go to our online shoe shop to find out more.



Girls Hair Bow Pink Hair Accessory to match Twinkle the babyballet bears bow 2

Twinkle’s Pink Bow

At babyballet we do more than sell uniform and dancewear. Our babyballet accessories are extremely popular – including this super sophisticated pink bow. Not only is it pink and sparkly with diamante detail but it’s also what our babyballet mascot, Twinkle wears!

No matter what your little one’s hair is like, this stylish bow will add a touch of style and it’s a great way to keep hair back from the face! So why not grab yourself a bow today – only £3.00 from our online shop.


Twinkle and Teddy – our babyballet Bears!

We couldn’t write a uniform and accessories feature without mentioning our very own babyballet bears – Twinkle and Teddy. This fun-loving pair are such a big part of our classes, wouldn’t it be fabulous to take them home to play with too! Of course, we can’t send the real Twinkle and Teddy home with your little one, but we can offer the very next best thing!

Twinkle and Teddy Bear large babyballet

With both medium and large bears available, priced at £12.95 and £35.00 respectively these super cute and cuddly toys really do brighten up any day. There’s even a mini version of each bear available for £4.96. So why not treat your little one and reward their hard work in class with a new teddy friend to practice their babyballet steps with at home. And (dare we say it) with Christmas around the corner, the Twinkle and Teddy babyballet bears might also make a fabulous and truly memorable Christmas present. All sizes of Twinkle and Teddy bears are available from the babyballet shop.


Happy shopping everyone and see you in class looking extra smart and sparkly soon!

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