Deeper than your studio discount sale on basic shoes and tights.

Deeper than your studio discount sale on basic shoes and tights.
It's the time of year that our pocketbooks get hit with back to school supplies and clothing. We would like to help fray the cost of the amount you need to spend on getting your dancer back into class. Not only do we offer studio discounts on all required dance attire and shoes, we have some extra special discounts on some basics for the season. Basic caramel jazz, split sole tap shoes, canvas and leather full sole ballet slippers, the Bolt dance sneaker and a canvas Zumba shoe are all on sale for 25% off while supplies last. All of our Russian Pointe, Gaynor Minden and Body Wrapper tights are on sale as well for 20% off.  Stop in and see what's new too! We have the new Bloch Element dance fitness sneaker in black and pink, 3 new styles of open toe Dancsport shoes for latin and ballroom and the new Phantom stretch canvas jazz shoe. While you're grabbing deals, take a good go through of our sale rack. All mark downs will have an additional 10% taken off the original price at the register up to 75% off. There is no way you can leave without a great deal...
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A Nostalgic Summer

A Nostalgic Summer
Lately I've been looking back to the beginnings of my time at BBW when we were located "On the Hill" in a little space on Pennsylvania Avenue next to The Sink. Wave Rave was next door and Jacque Michelle was above us. The door was usually left open to let the sun and air in. On breaks I would run over to the market by Serendipity or over to the Brillig Works for a strong cup of coffee and a muffin that was too large to eat.  It's here where I fell in love with this community and where I met some of the most influential people to my adult life (outside of my family).  Our original logo was designed by Troy Stone and included a beautiful version of the flatirons. Troy, not unlike today, rode his bike everywhere and always stopped by to say hello. Since then, Troy has had a traumatic brain injury while riding his bike that changed the course of his life. He has taught me so much about resilency,  happiness and the importance of the little things in life that I cannot say thank you enough. It is at this time that I also met Elaina...
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How to Choose the Right Dance School By Julia Wilkinson Manley, Colorado Conservatory of Dance

How to Choose the Right Dance School By Julia Wilkinson Manley, Colorado Conservatory of Dance
With so many options available, finding the right dance school can be an overwhelming prospect, especially if you don't know a plie from a fouette. Here are some of the basic tips that can help you sort through the masses and find the dance school of your child's dreams.  #1 Decide what form of dance. This has a lot to do with your child's personality and needs. Ballet is the basis of most, if not all, other dance forms, so a good foundation in ballet can make a dancer more successful in other dance styles. Ballet also helps to teach self-regulating behavior, especially for children who have trouble sitting still or paying attention.  #2 Read the director's resume. Teaching dance is not as easy as it looks. Since there are no requirements for opening a dance studio, you want to make sure the school is run by a qualified teacher who has studied for decades and has a degree and/or a professional career. Remember you are trusting this person with your child's physical safety, so make sure they really know what they're talking about. The school should have a well organized website that includes resumes for the director and other faculty...
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What's more fun than hanging out with the ladies?

What's more fun than hanging out with the ladies?
Indeed! What IS more fun than hanging out with the ladies? Maybe shopping, getting a massage, experiencing essential oils and learning about the 24 day challenge with Advocare, all while having some tapas and wine!  March 18th from 5-9, that is exactly what we will be doing at BBW. Everything in the store will be 25% off and sale racks will be an extra 10% off up to 75% off. Fresh in for spring in fashion from Om Girl, Beyond Yoga, ALO, Cut Loose, Wooden Ships and all of your favorites will be here. This is a great time to stock up on what you dancer needs too -shoes, tights etc. Jesse Werner will be offering chair massage to get you thru the mid week slump. Jillian Schoffel will have doTerra Essential oils for you to explore. If you haven't learned about the incredible properties of essential oils, they are wonderous. We've been using citrus oil around the store to keep us humming through the day. Lastly (but not least), Advocare will be here showing the products for their 24 day challenge for a healthier lifestyle. No obligations, just information and fun.  We hope you will join us for this fun...
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It's back! Buy a pair of pointe shoes, get 25% off a leotard!

It's back! Buy a pair of pointe shoes, get 25% off a leotard!
Come in for your pointe shoes and leave with a great leotard! New leotards in from So Danca, Bloch, Motionwear, KD Dids, Capezio, Body Wrappers and Gaynor Minden. Coming soon to Boulder Body Wear....WEAR MOI!  
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