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NFL Cheerleader Directors Conference

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Mon, Apr 01, 2019 @ 15:04 PM

Satin Stitches Ltd has been attending the prestigious ‘NFL Cheer Directors Conference’ every year since 2009 (hosted by New Orleans). Vendors who work with NFL cheerleading teams present their products during a trade show, complete with a fashion show, for those of us who create the costumes, uniforms, workout and fan apparel for the teams.

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Tags: Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Quality in Costumes, Custom Performance Costumes

12 tips to consider, when choosing your perfect custom Pro Cheer/Dance Tryout or Audition Apparel

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Thu, Jul 21, 2016 @ 12:07 PM

Beauty is always in the eye of the beholder…including with your Try-Out or Audition outfit (for you, and your judges). With audition judges, you will receive different opinions as to how well you present yourself.

The NUMBER ONE RULE would be to be unique, and not wear something others are wearing, so consider custom-designed or customized solo cheerleading/dance costumes from Satin Stitches! Visit our Web Store to check out our many options! Once we receive your order, we generally cut, sew, embellish and ship your custom-created outfit within a week or two.

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Tags: Custom Dance Team Costumes, Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Costume Design Tips

How to Avoid Camel Toe in a Custom Designed Dance Costume

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Mon, Jun 25, 2012 @ 14:06 PM

I get asked every once in a while…how do we prevent ‘Camel Toe’? If you aren’t familiar with this term, it refers to the embarrassing phenomenon where the fabric on a pair of shorts, panties, Capri, jumpsuit or pant finds it’s way up into the nether regions of your ‘lady parts’. How does this fabric shift into this position? Well, think about it…

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Tags: Pro Cheer Audition Costumes, Custom Dance Team Costumes, Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Costume Design Tips, Costume Fit & Size Tips

Preparing for P-R-O By Melissa: Custom Dance Costume Design Part 3

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Wed, Jun 20, 2012 @ 14:06 PM

My outfit for the P-R-O Convention in Atlanta has been completed! After ensuring the perfect fit, our rhinestone specialist attached hundreds of copper Swarovski rhinestones to the ruffle of the top and the waistband of the shorts for some added glitz. It turned out beautifully, and I cannot wait to show it off!

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Tags: Pro Cheer Audition Costumes, Custom Dance Team Costumes, Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Costume Design Tips

Preparing for P-R-O By Melissa: Custom Dance Costume Design Part 2

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Mon, Jun 11, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

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Tags: Pro Cheer Audition Costumes, Custom Dance Team Costumes, Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Costume Design Tips

Preparing for P-R-O By Melissa: Custom Dance Costume Design

Posted by Deborah Nelson on Fri, Jun 01, 2012 @ 10:06 AM

I am proud to be representing Satin Stitches this month at the P-R-O Convention in Atlanta. During my time as a pro cheerleader, I never got the opportunity to take classes at a convention like this, but all that is going to change. I was very excited to learn that I would be able to participate in the classes alongside all of the other dancers and cheerleaders!

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Tags: Pro Cheer Audition Costumes, Custom Dance Team Costumes, Custom Cheerleader Uniforms, Costume Design Tips

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