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For your next school play or
sock hop, come see us for
all of your costuming needs.
We have a huge selection of
praise wear for praise
dancing or choir outfitting.
Custom costumes are
available to suit your needs.  
We can create a base and
then it can be decorated as
much or as little as you want.
Please allow 4 - 6 weeks.
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Visit Dance Exchange through the year for many special events.  We have new
items arriving weekly so check in often for all of the latest trends in dancewear
and shoes.  We greatly appreciate your patronage throughout the year!  Thanks
everyone for ten wonderful years of serving the dance community of Wilmington
and surrounding areas.
Get Ready for Competition Season!
Happy Valentines Day!
Competitions are in Full Swing!
North Carolina Azalea Festival
Recital time is here!
We can help you with all of your competition needs - shoes, tights, costumes,
rhinestones, stage make-up, swarovski jewelry, etc.

Don't forget your supplies for your competition kit:

Sewing kit
Nail Polish Remover
Baby Wipes
Hair Spray
Hair Gel
Bobbi Pins
Pony Tail Holders
Back-up pair of required tights, fishnets, trouser socks, etc.
Required Jewelry
Required Make-up
False Eyelashes (if required)
Required Shoes
Required "hair" pieces
Invisible buncovers or hair nets

***also moms, don't forget to pack a bottled water and a few small snacks for
those long days at competition.
Surprise your dancer with a dance valentine.  We have many gift ideas such as
red and pink leotards, red and pink Valentine skirts, hair scruncies and more.  
We even have some leotards that have valentine hearts as decoration on them.  
Any dancer would love a gift from our store on this special day.

It's cold outside!  We have a great knitwear selection of dance sweaters, shrugs,  
legwarmers and knit shorts.   We have "Baby Legs" for your itty bitty ones!

By now competitions are in full swing.  Don't forget that back-up pair of tights.   We
have lots of gift ideas for your special dancer to reward them on their
performances.  Ask about our
Frequent Tight Buyer card!!!!!
For all of you dancers that need special supplies for Azalea Festival such as
black pants, leggings or shorts, we have it all at Dance Exchange.  There will be
many local performers on floats and the entertainment stages throughout the
weekend.  Good luck to all of the studios that participate!
Many local studios will be having their recitals during the months of May and
June.  Come see us to get all of your supplies.  We will have your studio
requirements on file to help you find what you need.  Also, new to Wilmington or
wanting to check out local studio recitals for a future dancer, check with us, we
will have a recital schedule so you can find out when and where the local
performances are.
Event Calendar
Dance Exchange
There will be many Nutcracker Performances so check your local papers for dates
and times.  Dancers, we have anything you would need for this performance.  From
gray tights for the mice to costumes for the different characters, we can help outfit
your whole performance.

The holidays are quickly approaching so keep us in mind for those holiday gifts.  
Don't forget your teachers!!
Happy Holidays from your friends at Dance Exchange!!!

There will be many holiday dance studio parties so come and shop with us for those
great dance gift ideas.  We also offer Gift Certificates for the ones that are hard to buy
for.  We have great teacher gifts and every teacher loves a gift certificate!
For those holiday performances, we have white, red and green leotards and tights.

Have a great Holiday break!!
Recitals will come to a close and summer classes will begin.  We have lots of
great recital gifts.  Don't forget your teachers!!!  

Summer classes are great "try it" opportunities to find out if you like certain types
of dance.  We have a great selection of pre-owned and clearance dance shoes
so you don't have to invest a lot of money to try something over the summer.
Auditions for competition dance teams usually fall in June or July.  Check with
the studios you may be interested in to find out the dates for company  try-outs.  
Want that perfect outfit to stand out in an audition???  We have a great selection of
leotards for any age, from basic to flashy, we've got you covered for that day of
impressing the teachers or judges.  We also have swarovski rhinestone jewelry if
you want to add a little bit of sparkle to your outfit.  Performance make-up will make
your face glow when trying to impress.

Back to School - Back to Dance!!

Tax FREE  Weekend - the first weekend in August

Get all of your "Back to Dance" basics and SAVE on tax free weekend!  Ask about our
ight club card and our pointe shoe club card.   We look forward to seeing you for
another great year!
Back to School Continues......

Registration continues and most of the studios have viewing windows so your child
can watch to see if it's something they  would like to do.  Many studios also have "try
it" classes.  Call around to inquire about the different programs.  We are very busy at
Dance Exchange this month.  Please be patient and we will do our best to assist
you promptly.  Please allow plenty of time for shoe fittings, someone might be
ahead of you.  Pointe shoe fittings usually  take 30 minutes or longer.

This Halloween create an original!  We have many great costume ideas.  Start with a
leotard and tights add some accessories and you can easily be Tinkerbell, Peter
Pan, a butterfly, lady bug, a princess and so many other great things.  Dance
Exchange is a magical place where you can make any costume come to life.

Riverfest weekend is also around this time where many local dancers will showcase
their talents.  Don't miss out on some great entertainment.