If you are looking for belly dance costume store online, there are many shops to choose from. You only need to browse to find them. And if you know what type of costume you want to have, you could make the searching, order placing and wearing of your costume in just a matter of a few weeks. The trend now for belly dance professionals, trainers and students is to shop for their belly dance clothing online because it is simple, easy and comfortable.
Some people are looking for belly dance costumes to wear for a Halloween party, so there is really no need for specific or unique set of costumes. It is fairly easy to find a Halloween costume for an affordable price and a coined top and a hip scarf are already included in the price. These belly dance clothing are to be worn only a few times at parties and not to make a performance. Therefore it can’t be expected to be the best quality, but will certainly get great complimentary remarks for you.
Belly dance students and trainees would normally look for belly dance costumes that have a bit of quality. Since these students will be wearing hip scarves, among other belly dance clothing, in all of their class sessions, it is advisable to get not just only one, but several pieces in different likable colors and materials. When they start buying other belly dance costumes down the road, they already have the matching hip scarves. Professional belly dancers are quite different. They would opt to shop online because they want to buy something unique or customized. Some online stores specialize in Turkish or Egyptian belly dance costume replicas which may cost something from $50 - $300. The prices are dependent upon the fabrics used, sequins, beading, amount of coils used, etc.
You can use the online catalogs of most belly dance costume stores to find belly dance clothing such as coined, beaded or jeweled belts, hip scarves, coined, beaded or jeweled bras that you can pair with each other to make a set of costume. For example, you can try pairing your coined belt or bra and hip scarf with one of the skirts or harem pants on the catalog. For use in belly dance class, there are simple and unadorned skirt or harem pants; and for a performance, you can find another set adorned with sequins and palettes.
Head bands, arm cuffs, anklets and belly dance jewelry are great to accessorize your costume. You would naturally want to sparkle on the stage with your crystal earrings matched with a crystal necklace. There are also props that will surely enhance your belly dance performance: veils, feather fans, swords, feather boas, and canes. There is no limit on the Internet on your costume and accessories, even a caftan to cover your costume between your performances are made readily available.
If your costume is not bought online, but from the individual who actually made it, see if you can buy also a bit of extra fabric, palettes and trim beads. You will need these supplies in the future when repairs have to be done, or make a matching accessory, or make adjustments in size of the costume, if necessary.