Stoning Tips & News

Stoning Tips 15 - Glue Warnings and Safety Tips

Stoning Tips 15 - Glue Warnings and Safety Tips

After years of decorating dresses and dance outfits, many of us blindly grab a tube of glue that's suitable for gluing diamontes, jewel stones and ...

Stoning Tips for Shoes Part 1 - Latin Shoe Decorating

Stoning Tips for Shoes Part 1 - Latin Shoe Decorating

Do you own a pair of dance shoes that are looking a little worn and need a lift? Adding diamontes / rhinestones is a great way to both extend the l...

Stoning Tips 14 - Make your own lace necklace.

Stoning Tips 14 - Make your own lace necklace.

Can't find a necklace to match your Ballroom or Latin dress? Why not try making your own. This Blog gives you step by step instructions on making a...

DSA Juvenile Dress Restrictions - A Comprehensive Guide

DSA Juvenile Dress Restrictions - A Comprehensive Guide

Here is a comprehensive guide to the DanceSport Australia Juvenile Dress Restrictions including lots of pictures. Hopefully this will make it a lit...

DSA Recreational Dress Restrictions

DSA Recreational Dress Restrictions

Why do we have dress rules? To understand the DanceSport Australia Dress Regulations we first need to understand why DSA has these rules in place...

Stoning Tips Part 13 - Shaded Dotted Effects

Stoning Tips Part 13 - Shaded Dotted Effects

A very simple costume can be transformed into a glittering masterpiece by dotting diamantes, crystals and jewels in a shaded pattern. The most diff...

Stoning Tips Part 12 - Lace Motifs from start to finish

Stoning Tips Part 12 - Lace Motifs from start to finish

  Lace motifs are stylish and a great way to easily decorate your dance costume. They suit any style whether it be Ballroom, Latin, New Vogue, Ball...

Stoning Tips Part 11 - Make your own Motif Designs

Stoning Tips Part 11 - Make your own Motif Designs

Sometimes the shape of lace motifs are just not what you had in mind to decorate your latest dance costume creation. And perhaps you are not confid...

Stoning Tips Part 10 - How to make a Diamante Bangle

Stoning Tips Part 10 - How to make a Diamante Bangle

Diamante bangles available are often not suitable for your costume, not the right colour, or don't quite fit. Diamante bangles can also be expensiv...

Stoning Tips Part 9 - Dotting Effects

Stoning Tips Part 9 - Dotting Effects

Dotting is an easy and fun way to embellish your dance costumes with diamantes, crystals and jewel stones. You can create different effects by mixi...

Stoning Tips Part 8 - Decorating Lace Motifs

Stoning Tips Part 8 - Decorating Lace Motifs

Embellishing lace motifs with crystals is one of the easiest ways to decorate your dance costumes. Lace gives you a predefined pattern to follow so...

Stoning Tips Part 7 - Different decorating techniques

Stoning Tips Part 7 - Different decorating techniques

There are a variety of different ways to decorate your costume and today we aim to explain some of these various decorating techniques. Dotting... ...