7 Memorial Day Weekend Dance Sales You Don't Want to Miss
(From left) Danskin, Soffe, and Bloch.
Considering we practically live in our dance clothes, there's really no such thing as having too many leotards, tights or leggings (no matter what our mom or friends say!). That's why we treat every sale as an opportunity to stock up. And thanks to the holiday weekend, you can shop all of your dancewear go-tos or try something totally new for as much as 50% less than the usual price.
Here are the eight sales we're most excited about—from online options to in-store retailers that will help you find the perfect fit. Happy Memorial Day (and shopping)!
The Dance Shop is offering 15% off everything in their inventory on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, including tights, leotards (like Tiler Peck's Body Wrappers designs) and even warm-ups. If you live in the area, you can also visit their store in Altoona, PA on Saturday to check everything out in person.
You can also shop your fave Body Wrappers picks in person at the following stores: Boulder Body Wear — 2850 Arapahoe Rd. Unit 104 Lafayette, CO 80026
Assemble Dancewear — 4425 Date St, Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Footsteps Dancewear — 24048 Lorain Rd North Olmsted, OH 44070
You Go Girl Dancewear — 315 Morgantown Street Uniontown, PA 15401
Beginning Saturday and running through May 31, Bloch Inc. has reduced over 200 items on their site. The sale features a range of options that include children's and women's leotards, shoes and warm-ups (like this Ara sweater), and you can expect to see prices drop by as much as 50%.
Stock up on your favorite Soffe shorts or try something new (we suggest the Luster Slay Leotard), and take 30% off when you use code MEMORIAL30 now through Tuesday. You can also take an additional 40% off their sale items and receive free shipping in the US when you spend $60 or more.
Try a fun, floral print for summer (like the Catia leotard pictured), or design your own leotard with one of LeaMarie's Mode options at a temporary discount. Saturday through Monday, enter code HONOR10 at checkout, and you'll get 10% off your purchase—plus, you'll receive free shipping in the US when you spend over $200.
In addition to free standard shipping when you spend $75 or more, Capezio is throwing in a reusable logo water bottle when you enter the code BOTTLE75 at checkout now through Monday. They're also holding a flash sale on May 25, reducing their Foundations collection by 15%, for anyone who still hasn't sorted their recital camisole and brief situation.
May 25 only, enter code MEMORIAL18 at checkout, and start celebrating the holiday weekend with 15% off your entire purchase. Including everything in the sale from everyday dancewear to costumes and shoes (yes, even pointe shoes like the Grishko 2007s pictured!), Discount Dance Supply is also offering free shipping with code 65MAYSHIPA on orders of $65 or more.
Ralph Lauren is kicking off the celebration bright and early with a gender-neutral capsule collection featuring a rainbow version (naturally) of its pony logo. And the brand chose a bunch of influential LGBTQIA+ community members to model the looks—including our favorite danseur in heels, Houston Ballet soloist Harper Watters.
School of American Ballet students (Rosalie O'Connor, courtesy SAB)
Do you have a "Strictly Ballet"–sized hole in your heart? Good news: The upcoming docuseries "On Pointe" just might fill it.
The School of American Ballet is teaming up with Imagine Documentaries and DCTV for the project. Though it's not yet clear where "On Pointe" will air, we do know that it'll follow talented SAB students preparing for professional ballet careers—much as Teen Vogue's popular "Strictly Ballet" web series did back in the day. But "On Pointe" marks the first time documentary filmmakers have been allowed access to the school, and it sounds like it'll paint an even more complete picture of the dancers' lives inside and outside the studio.
Choreographer Bob Fosse's signature style—with its jazz hands, inverted knees, and slouched shoulders—is still a huge influence in the dance world (and, thanks to the gloriously dancyFX series "Fosse/Verdon," the TV world). But while you know to expect plenty of Fosse-isms during a stage performance of Chicago or Sweet Charity, Fosse's legacy has also seeped into pop music culture, inspiring the likes of Beyoncé and Lady Gaga. Here are just six of the many music videos that reference Fosse's iconic works.