I'm so excited about this new line of dance clothing and accessories created by Jamia Ramsey. One of the big trends in dance apparel for kids is getting the skin tone right. Blendz Apparel has a color for every skin tone and helps young dancers feel beautiful and confident.
There couldn't be a more important time to talk about small business owned by Black women. Ramsey, an African-American woman, created the company to make high-quality, professional dance apparel and shoes for ALL SKIN TONES.
How Blendz Apparel Started
Ramsey has been dancing since the age of two, and often wore tights and ballet shoes that never matched her complexion or spent countless hours and money on pounds of make-up, shoe sprays, and dyes attempting to match her tights and shoes to her skin.
Twenty-five years later, she started my own dance academy, DanceMoves and saw her dancers and their parents still doing the exact same thing, so she created Blendz Apparel.
Keep Your Hands and Feet Warm with Canada's Most Loved Handwarmers
For all the folks out there with cold hands and toes, I have a solution that is both effective and sustainable! And, of course, it comes from a mom. Aurora heat is a small brand out of the Northwest Territories of Canada. Using sustainably resourced beaver pelts, they have ...read more
12 Tips for Cutting Down Your Own Christmas Tree
I grew up with a fake Christmas tree. We'd lug it up from the basement--branch by dilapidated branch--every year after Thanksgiving. It wasn't until my husband and I moved into our own house in the 'burbs that we decided to get ourselves a real, live tree. Related: How to make ...read more
Guide to Buying a Christmas Tree
After turkey, it's time to decorate the tree. Although we love adding the pretty lights and gorgeous ornaments, there are numerous things to take into consideration such as how to take care of your tree and understanding where it was sourced. Momtrends recently learned some ...read more
The Blendz Collection
Blendz offers an inclusive selection of high-quality, professional fleshtone dance apparel and shoes in various shades and styles that are specifically designed to flatter the skin tone, contour the shape of the body, and elongate the dancer's line from head to toe. Blendz apparel and shoes are made not only for the studio and stage but are also designed for the dancer with comfort, convenience and durability in mind. Get tights, ballet shoes and Jazz shoes in 4 BLENDZ to match your child's skin tone.
A percentage of each purchase goes toward The Valerie Grace Scholarship Fund to assist young dancers furthering their dance education at summer intensive programs and four-year institutions across the country.
Find out more here https://blendzapparel.com/
MORE POSITIVE ENERGY FROM MOMTRENDS
- How to practice creative mindfulness
- Printable gratitude activities for kids
- Making beaded jewelry with bijou kits
Use Pinterest to save your favorite ideas from Momtrends. Be sure to follow our Mom tips and wisdom board here
Momtrends was not paid for this post.