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What to Wear There? St Patrick’s Day 2013


The best holiday of the year is right around the corner! For most Irish dancers, it means a whirlwind of shows with Worlds practice shoved into the cracks in between. From nursing homes to early morning news rooms, Irish dancers are running all over town in March. With all that going on, your outfit is … Continue reading

For Newtown


It is with the heaviest of hearts that I write this post to pay respect to a town and a community that is so near and dear to me. I grew up in Ridgefield, Connecticut. It’s a small town on the border of New York – a perfect New England haven. Like Newtown, it’s the kind … Continue reading

Cutting Edge – Feisonista in IDM


This year has been a very exciting year for Feisonista. I’ve had the chance to meet so many great people in the Irish dance world and collaborate with some amazing people.  Among the most exciting developments this year was a chance to have one of my Irish dance dreams come true – I was featured … Continue reading

CLRG North American Irish Dance Nationals 2012 – Day 1 Looks


I may be lacking in posts right now because I’m moving across the country, but even that wouldn’t stop me from the highlight of my summer! It’s time for the North American Irish Dance Championships aka Nationals. In the fabulous city of Chicago, the 2012 event kicked off today.  Along with some great dancing and … Continue reading

Announcing the winners of Why are you a Feisonista?


First of all, thanks so much to everyone that entered. What an incredible competition. Choosing the winners was so hard. You are all incredible Feisonistas! I ended up choosing two winners and two runners up. All four will be on shirts, but the winners will get the cards from Ursula Celano. Congrats!! Without further ado, … Continue reading

2012 CLRG Irish Dancing World Championship – Day 1 Trend Updates


It’s that time of year again! The CLRG Irish Dance World Championships. It’s hard to believe that this is the second World Championship that Feisonista is covering and marks our 1 year anniversary. Thanks to everyone for the support this year and best of luck to everyone dancing at Worlds. Can’t wait to cover all … Continue reading

DIY Mineral Makeup Recipes for Dancers – Lip Balm


Irish dance can get expensive, especially after you add in all the little things – like make up! Sara at Rince Go Bragh did a post on ways to cut Irish dance costs. Another way is to make your own make up. To give you some ideas on how to create your own mineral make … Continue reading

DIY Mineral Makeup Recipes for Dancers – Mineral Blush


Irish dance can get expensive, especially after you add in all the little things – like make up! Sara at Rince Go Bragh did a post on ways to cut Irish dance costs. Another way is to make your own make up. To give you some ideas on how to create your own mineral make … Continue reading

High Clicks – Nov. 21, 2011


Another great weekend of competitions down! Congratulations to all the dancers who participated – win or not, you’re all stars for just getting there. Enjoy Thanksgiving! 1. Congrats to the ECRO dancers! Check out the parade of champions here! 2. And to the Leinster dancers! 3. And to the Western Region USA dancers! Friday: 4. … Continue reading

Last Minute Oireachtas Gear


I was in Forever 21 yesterday and stumbled across this shirt. Need a little extra confidence to kill it up on that stage? This shirt would be perfect to get you in the mood. Remember, the most important part about a dancer’s “look”? Confidence. Believe in yourself and your ability. You’ve worked so hard to … Continue reading

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