Great belly dance crafts for Craft Month 2017
March is Craft Month! I know that most belly dancers love being crafty! Whether it’s making our own costumes, veils, hair pieces and more! I thought it would be fun to share some of the best belly dance craft ideas out there!
Here is a list of some our favorite belly dance crafts. This list has been curated by Belly Dance at Any Size Contributors Andalee, Davina and Tracy.
On Belly Dance at Any Size
How to make a belly cover by Andalee
How to custom fit a hip scarf by Melissa
Belly dance affirmations by Andalee (more for if you want to do something crafty with paper)
How to add more coverage to your belly dance bra – Part 1 by guest blogger Mao
How to add more coverage to your belly dance bra – Part 2 by guest blogger Mao
On the web
Techniques for Mounting Rhinestones by the Rhinestone Guy
Tie-Dyeing Silk in a Microwave with Vinegar from Dharma Trading Co.
How to Make a Wrapped Dance Cane by Sahina
How to Make a Floral Headpiece by Sahina
DIY Accessories – Sequin Patches at The Things She Makes
Crochet Zill Straps at Crochet Kitchen
Crocheted Zill Mufflers by Shira
Basic Crochet Triangle Lace Shawl/Hip Wrap at Lovely Light
Trellis Triangle Shawl Pattern (Knit) by Lion Brand Yarn
Zufflers, Lace Zill Mufflers by Jennifer Tallapaneni
Several ways to put elastic in zills by Baba Yaga Music
Make a shrug for dance or street wear by Baba Yaga Music
Butterfly Veil Pattern by Béatrice Curtis
Lots of costume tutorials from Kyria’s Closet
Lots of tutorials from Sparkly Belly
Belly Dancers Coloring Book: Talented and Beautiful Belly Dancers (Coloring Books) by Mr Richard G Lowe Jr*
Coloring books at Owlkeyme Arts by Laura Tempest Zakroff
So what are your favorite belly dance crafts? Please share with us in the comments and if they are really helpful, then I will update this article to add them.
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