General Class Attire:

Combo classes:
Leotard, tights, and skirt (optional) any style or color
Pink leather or canvas ballet shoes and black tap shoes

Jazzerina/Acro classes:
Leotard, tights, and skirt (optional) any style or color
Tan jazz shoes and pink leather or canvas ballet shoes

Jazz/ Technique I classes:
Comfortable dance clothes
NO: baggy t-shirts, sweatshirts, blue jeans, or blue jean shorts
Pirouette shoes, dance paws, or dance thongs. NO SOCKS!

Jazz/ Technique II and above classes:
Clothing should be fitted, show the lines of the body, and stay secure throughout class. No T-shirts, baggy clothes, etc. In colder months make sure long sleeves are fitted so that lines of the shoulders and collar bone can still be seen. Jackets or Sweaters may be allowed during the first 10 minutes of Warm Up during colder months.
Pirouette shoes, dance paws, dance thongs or barefoot. NO SOCKS!

Hip-Hop classes:
Comfortable dance clothes
T-shirts & blue jeans are allowed
Tennis shoe or street shoe with no black sole

Hip Hop II and above classes:
Comfortable dance clothes
T-shirts & blue jeans are allowed
Tennis shoe or street shoe with no black sole

Contemporary I classes:
Comfortable dance clothes
NO: baggy t-shirts, sweatshirts, blue jeans, or blue jean shorts
Pirouette shoes, dance paws, dance thongs, or barefoot. NO SOCKS!

Contemporary II and above classes:
Clothing should be fitted, show the lines of the body, and stay secure throughout class. No T-shirts, baggy clothes, etc. In colder months make sure long sleeves are fitted so that lines of the shoulders and collar bone can still be seen. Jackets or Sweaters may be allowed during the first 10 minutes of Warm Up during colder months.
Pirouette shoes, dance paws, dance thongs or barefoot. NO SOCKS!

Tap classes:
Comfortable dance clothes
NO: baggy t-shirts, sweatshirts, blue jeans, or blue jean shorts
Black “Bloch Respect” tap shoes

Acro/Tumbling classes:
Tight fitting dance clothes
NO: baggy t-shirts, sweatshirts, blue jeans, or blue jean shorts
Barefoot but NO SOCKS!

Acro/Tumbling II and above classes:
Clothing should be fitted, show the lines of the body, and stay secure throughout class. No T-shirts, baggy clothes, etc. In colder months make sure long sleeves are fitted so that lines of the shoulders and collar bone can still be seen. Jackets or Sweaters may be allowed during the first 10 minutes of Warm Up during colder months.
Barefoot but NO SOCKS!

* For Ballet classes dress code please see separate sheet!

*If your class is not listed above then follow the Jazz & Technique class dress code!

All shoes need to have the dancer’s first and last name written in them!
All hair needs to be pulled back out of the dancer’s face, no half up and half down!
All short shorts need to have tights underneath them!
If needed, please wear a sports bra under your attire
Last Modified: 2022-05-03

2022-2023
Ballet Dress Code:
If you do not follow the dress code exactly, then your dancer will be asked to sit and watch class and not be allowed to participate. While watching she will have to take notes on the combos and the corrections given during class.

1.) Hair slicked back (no bangs) in a bun at the crown of the head with no flyaway hairs. Do not use a donut or sock to make the bun. Hair accessories/headbands can be worn if they are flat to the head.

2.)Class color leotard:
Ballet I- Light Blue
Ballet II- Light Pink
Ballet III- Red
Ballet IV- Royal Blue
Ballet V- Black
Ballet VI- Black

3.) Pink tights (preferably with seams) and no runs or tears in the tights.

4.) A black or white ballet hip alignment belt. Headbands are not acceptable as a hip alignment belt and/or any other make shift object.

5.) Solid colored skirts may be worn in the center of the floor with the teacher’s permission.

6.) A stretch canvas split sole ballet shoes. Do not get a larger size for growing room as this constricts the line of the foot, shoes must be fitted.

7.) Small earrings may be worn. Absolutely NO: necklaces, bracelets, rings, fitbits, apple watches, regular watches or hair ties are to be worn on the wrist area at any time, as these items cause distractions.

8.) Warm up clothing may be worn during plies when temperatures are low.

9.) NO booty shorts or biker shorts, only ballet knitted warm up shorts or ballet windbreaker material shorts can be worn during that “special” time of the month. That “special” time of the month only happens once a month!

10.) Tuck your ballet strings into the ballet shoes!

11.) If you need to wear a bra, you are allowed to wear a black thin strap sports bra with no “T” style or “X” style back. It needs to have the cleanest lines possible that do not show outside of the leotard.

12.) All dancers enrolled in the Pointe class must have ribbons on their pointe shoes.

Mimi's Dance Shop

Mimi’s Dance Shop in Rockwall has all the attire and shoes needed for your dancer’s class.
811 E. Yellow Jacket Ln
Suite 101
Rockwall, TX 75087