Dancing is one of those true joys in life that we all like to participate in sometimes. For some of us though, dancing is life. You may have a granddaughter who is dreaming of being a ballerina or perhaps your best friend is a professional choreographer.
Either way, we all have dancers in our lives that we want to buy gifts for from time to time. These gifts listed below are all handpicked because of their superior functionality. They are designed to develop dancers and help them become the best they can be.
Best value gifts for dancers
The gifts in this category all represent excellent value for money. There is no tat here though, everything is selected for its usability for dancers.
The Ruby Stretch Turn Disc is a wonderful gift idea for any dancer, especially those practice Ballet. It is designed to allow you to strengthen your core and improve your spotting for pirouettes and other Ballet moves. For such a reasonable price, this professional piece of kit will really impress any dancer that you have to buy for.
What is more, it comes with a quality carry case that protects the disc and allows the dancer to transport it anywhere they wish to. If they like do pirouettes in the park, then this is the present for them! It suitable for any age range so it makes a great gift option for all dancers.
A delicate aluminium cuff bracelet that makes a lovely present for a young dancer that you are looking to buy for. Emblazoned with the catchy phrase ‘Just dance’, this inspirational bracelet will be cherished by anyone who lives for dancing.
What is more, it is a really small price for such a nice gift making it perfect for popping into a stocking or giving as end of season gifts to your dance students. It comes with a cute presentation box making it ready to gift right away!
Gift something that a dancer can easily slip on after practice to keep them warm as well as being funny and lighthearted. These Eat Sleep Dance Repeat hoodies will definitely appeal to anyone who lives for dancing.
The fabric is lightweight and the cut is elegant around the front making it a lovely fit for any female dancer. It comes in several different colours and sizes. If the person you are buying for is a salve to dance practice they will definitely appreciate the humour of this hoodie as well as ending up wearing a lot as they are always at practice!
Mid-range gifts for dancers
If you are searching for a gift for a dancer friend or family member to celebrate their birthday or Christmas, all of the gifts in this category are between $20 - $40.
This is a serious piece of dance kit that allows the dancer to improve their flexibility in kicks and splits. If you are looking to buy a gift for a friend or family member who is into dancing, particularly street dancing, contemporary and Ballet, then the EverStretch Leg Stretcher will definitely impress them.
Yes, to an outsider it may look like a torture device. But to a dancer extraordinaire, improving their stretch is a lifelong pursuit that they will be super chuffed that you bought them this piece of kit to help them achieve it. The leg stretcher easily attaches to the top of any door, making it suitable for any location.
A classic dance game that is now in its tenth edition, there is serious fun to be had with this one. If you are looking to buy a gift for a dancer or perhaps want to have some fun dance themed party games at your next bash, Just Dance has every you need to have everyone rolling around with laughter.
The 2020 edition is packed with the latest songs and it can genuinely teach you how to dance. Test out your moves against your sister to see which one has the most swag. Buy this gift for anyone who loves to dance and have fun with friends and family.
When you are dancing all the time your feet can really take a beating. You may be up en pointe punishing your toes or perhaps you are a street dancer grazing them against the floor. Whatever dancer you are, you need to take care of your feet. So if you are looking to buy a gift for a dancer that will keep them dancing for longer, these Bloch warm up boots are the way to go.
The idea is to put them on before practice to warm the muscles of the feet, making them more flexible. This way they are much less likely to become injured. The boots come in a whole range of colours and would make for an unexpected gift for any dancer.
Something special: high end gifts for dancers
If you have someone that you want to spoil and their passion is dancing, these gifts are all especially selected just for them.
WENDYWU are well known in the Ballet world as makers of incredible Ballet slippers. Crafted from the finest satin and engineered to minimise the damage or going en pointe, these professional shoes are a must have for any dancer who is progressing in Ballet.
If you have an aspiring ballerina in the family that you are looking to buy a gift for then you can’t go wrong with these quality slippers. They come with ribbons already attached and a carry case. Show off your Ballet knowledge by surprising the dancer in your life with these as a gift.
This memory box is a classic item that little girls have had on the dressing table for many years. What makes this one extra special is that it comes with a ballet dancer inside and can be customised with the girl’s name on the outside.
If you have a little dancer in your life, such a grandchild or daughter, this makes a truly special gift that they will cherish for years to come. Encourage them to fill it up with all their memories and keepsakes so that in the years to come they can look back at everything they have accomplished with joy.
The final gift for dancers on the list is really something special and also something really useful. This ballet barre is made from aluminium and easily transportable. Designed to be adjustable to any height, this piece of professional dance kit is used by all sorts of dancers, whether they dance Ballet, contemporary or jazz.
If you have a dancer friend or family member who is looking to develop their dance career, then this is an ideal gift. It can be set up in their bedroom or studio and will help them to become an even better dancer!
Whichever gift you choose to select off this list, you can guarantee that any dancer friend or family member that you give them to will be really pleased with them. When you have a passion for dancing it is always appreciated when your loved ones recognise this. Make their day with any of these gifts for dancers.