Studio West Dance Attire

Our dress code is designed to create unity and discipline, as well as to create an incentive for students to attain the next level of achievement.

Studio Store

For your convenience, dance apparel is available for purchase at Studio West Dance Academy. Please call or visit for more information. (360) 956-WEST.

Ballet

Each ballet class has specific dress codes. Find your class to see what the dress code expectation is.

  • Baby Ballet • Black leotard in cap sleeve style. Pink footed tights. Short matching skirt. Hair must be in ponytail or bun. Pink leather ballet slippers.
  • Discover Dance • Light pink leotard in cap sleeve style. Pink footed tights. No skirts. Hair must be in ponytail or bun. Pink leather ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
  • Pre-Ballet & Tap • Lavender leotard in cap sleeve style. Pink footed tights. No skirts. Hair must be in ponytail or bun. Pink leather ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
  • Ballet 1 • Light blue leotard in cap sleeve style. Pink footed tights. No skirts. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 2 • Turquoise leotard in tank with pinch front. Pink footed tights. No skirts. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 3 • Garnet leotard in tank with pinch front. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 4 • Burgundy leotard in tank with pinch front. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 5 • Hunter green leotard in tank with pinch front. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 6 • Eggplant leotard in tank with pinch front. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 7 • Navy leotard (white leotard for pointe class) in any style. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.
  • Ballet 8 • Black leotard (white leotard for pointe class) in any style. Pink footed tights. No skirt. Hair must be in a bun. Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers.

Lyrical/Contemporary

Requires nude or black solid-color socks and black stretchy jazz/capri pants or shorts (at least 4-inch inseam, with or without dance tights) with a leotard in any chosen color.

Jazz

Requires tan jazz shoes and black stretchy jazz/capri pants (with or without dance tights) with a leotard in any chosen color.

Tap

Requires black tap shoes and black stretchy jazz/capri pants (with or without dance tights) with a leotard in any chosen color.

Hip Hop

For Hip Hop “studio only” black or white Converse or All-Star tennis shoes are required. Comfortable, loose fitting clothing is recommended for Hip Hop. No jeans, skirts, or wedge shoes. Advanced students can wear appropriate crop-tops (not too short).

Jewelry Policy

For all classes, please keep jewelry to a minimum: no bracelets, watches, necklaces or large earrings are to be worn for safety reasons. Small earrings are acceptable.