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February 25, 2011 | Comments: 0 | Views: 85

One of the most anticipated events in the Winter Olympics is the figure skating competition. An important aspect of figure skating is finding the right costumes. These outfits are specialized and are not as readily available like the day to day women's clothing.

The best place to find figure skating costumes is to order them from suppliers of dance clothes. Suppliers will have a variety of designs and materials that are suitable for figure skating.

For everyday skating clothes you can use the basic leotard, tights and short skirts used in dancing. Other options include athletic pants worn with a basic t-shirt and a sweater. Anything that is light, comfortable, and allows movement while showing your form will do.

The clothes you can wear during figure skating practice can be easily found in any of the clothing stores in your area. You can also search and buy these clothes online.

If you would rather not buy ready-to-wear costumes then why not purchase custom-made costumes? Once you find a quality tailor, you can specify the design and they create the costume according to your specifications.

There are many advantages of getting tailor-made costumes. You get to choose the material and take part in the design. Plus, the finished product will fit you perfectly as the costume will be made according to your measurements.

If you don't know a quality tailor or seamstress who can make your outfit, try asking other skaters if they know anyone. Observe any skaters whose outfits are really well-made because they most likely had their costumes customized.

Other ways to find a tailor or seamstress is to advertise in bulletin boards or ask your family, friends, and associates. Or, you could always search online for any who might be near you.

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