Plus Size Leotards And Tights-Capezio, Body Wrappers And Danskin For Less

by LPerry

Are you looking for plus size leotards and tights that are reasonably priced? Get better bargains on popular plus size dance apparel brands like Capezio,Danskin and Body Wrappers.

The world of leotards and tights doesn't exactly leave anything to the imagination. These body-hugging garments show every inch of the physique. That is one of the reasons why they are used as a foundation garment for many performing arts costumes and for practice wear. Leotards are comfortable and supportive if they fit properly.

A short-length leo on a long-torsoed person equals discomfort all day long; not to mention non-stop tugging and pulling as the bottom "rides up". Fit is very important. Not every woman is made to fit into leotards that come in size small, medium or large. Thank goodness for plus size dance apparel.

Capezio Leotards In Larger Sizes For Less

One of the most popular makers of dance clothing and shoes in the world is Capezio. Capezio does carry dance accesories for the larger woman. Finding the best price for Capezio can sometimes mean staying away from their official website. I have found better bargains with dance clothing by visiting a distributors website instead.

A really good company that carries plus size Capezio leotards online is Dancedepot.com. The problem with finding bigger sizes in dancewear is that dance supply companies don't offer as wide a selection in styles and colors as the smaller sizes.This site offers more styles and colors to choose from.

Dancedepot.com carries long-sleeved garments up to size 2x in your choice of great shades like purple, white, red, tan and ballet pink. They have short-sleeved versions in black, pink and white. Yes, they even have a tank-style version up to size 2x for only $18.99. Capezio is one maker who recognizes the needs of larger dancers.

 

Great Deals On Body Wrappers In Plus Sizes

Body Wrappers is another great brand name when it comes to fashionable, functional dance garments. I happen to love Angelo Luzio and his collection of dance items, like the Body Wrappers line. I am glad that reputable suppliers who have produced some of the most professional dancewear in the world are making bigger sizes to add to their collection.

It is true that professional ballerinas do not wear plus sizes, however, there are many ballet students taking classes for recreation that are in need of leotards that actually fit them. Male dancers can also struggle with finding leos long enough to fit them.

Where can a girl (or guy) find them? Check out Discountdance.com for a good selection of colors, sizes and styles.

What About Danskin Leotards For Bigger Girls?

The Danceskin brand is popular for tights and leotards. Is there such a thing as finding this brand in sizes like 1x to 3x? I checked around online and also visited the official website of Danskin. Unfortunately, the site doesn't offer any plus size leotards at all. I did find some really pretty Danskins in 1x through 3x on eBay in colors like red, purple and pink. EBay can be a good place to save money on speciality dancewear.

Updated: 10/08/2015, LPerry
 
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