DanceHoops

Dance Hula Hoops for Beginners & Flow Artists

Ione, California
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Announcement    Ship time as of 12/3/22: colored hoops ship in 1-3 business days, taped hoops ship in 1-7 business days. *** If you need your hoop by a certain date please send a message before ordering.*****


PRIORITY MAIL UPGRADE + RUSH HANDLING RECOMMENDED FOR FASTEST DELIVERY. Hoops and accessories are mailed in wipeable/disposable/recyclable plastic poly mailers. All buyers will be notified immediately if anything changes! Happy healthy hooping!
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We offer a GIGANTIC collection of HULA HOOPS - beginner, polypro, weighted, HDPE, PE, arm hoops, sport fitness and travel hoops in a huge array of designs and colors. Designed with beauty and function to inspire your hoopdancing! We have been making hoops for over a decade with thousands of happy customers worldwide!

We love to help, please shoot us a message if you have any questions!

We have a flow chart to help you find the right tubing and diameter here: http://tinyurl.com/hoopchart If you need your hoop by a certain date please send a message first.

Please Follow/Subscribe to stay updated on future sales and giveaways.
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DanceHoops
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/DanceHoops
Instagram: @DanceHoops

Announcement

Last updated on Dec 3, 2022

Ship time as of 12/3/22: colored hoops ship in 1-3 business days, taped hoops ship in 1-7 business days. *** If you need your hoop by a certain date please send a message before ordering.*****


PRIORITY MAIL UPGRADE + RUSH HANDLING RECOMMENDED FOR FASTEST DELIVERY. Hoops and accessories are mailed in wipeable/disposable/recyclable plastic poly mailers. All buyers will be notified immediately if anything changes! Happy healthy hooping!
✌️ ❤️

We offer a GIGANTIC collection of HULA HOOPS - beginner, polypro, weighted, HDPE, PE, arm hoops, sport fitness and travel hoops in a huge array of designs and colors. Designed with beauty and function to inspire your hoopdancing! We have been making hoops for over a decade with thousands of happy customers worldwide!

We love to help, please shoot us a message if you have any questions!

We have a flow chart to help you find the right tubing and diameter here: http://tinyurl.com/hoopchart If you need your hoop by a certain date please send a message first.

Please Follow/Subscribe to stay updated on future sales and giveaways.
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DanceHoops
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/DanceHoops
Instagram: @DanceHoops

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Shannon Inertia Sealey

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About DanceHoops

Sales 13,744
On Etsy since 2011

Sharing the Gift of Hoopdance

I became a hoopmaker when I saw how unique hoops inspired others! Every 5 star review puts butterflies in my stomach! I absolutely LOVE spreading the hoop love!

Before my first daughter was born, something about being pregnant launched me into this creative frenzy. I crocheted, baked, and my tape collecting went into overdrive as I made more and more designs. I finally had the stock I needed to launch "Streamer Hoops" on eBay and then etsy (my business named changed to ‘Dance Hoops’ a few years later.)

I feel truly blessed to stay at home most the week and still make a living doing what I love. I homeschool my kids on our 6 acre farm in the Sierra Nevada mountains in a gorgeous round house.

I became a Hoop Love Coach in 2016 to further spread my love of hoopdance to others! I teach hooping in local homeschool groups and host park hoop jams.

I know this world of hoopmaking has a lot of creative individuals and I'm filled with gratitude when a customer chooses me to make their hoop!

I stand behind my product that will sustain a few thousand drops to the ground but not break the bank. More importantly, I want my customers to feel they purchased a hoop that will inspire

them to keep dancing and moving. Hoops that move you and GROOVE you <3 Happy Hooping!

Shop members

  • Shannon "Inertia"

    Owner, Creatress Of Circles, Hoop Mama

    I love hula hooping and bringing quality hoops to the world at an affordable price. I love being creative through hooping. Whether by making new designs or working out dancing with them. I also teach as a certified Hoop Love Coach! Hoops are my art!

  • Harold the Third

    Shipper

    The spouse - he just became a mailman! So I get to squeak orders onto the outgoing trucks after the post office closes. Nice perk!

  • Zora Kiryn

    Purchaser, Supervisor

    The oldest - her watchful eye makes her an amazing supervisor to the other shop members. She enjoys placing the FRAGILE stickers on our packaging, picking out color combos, and finding new fabrics!

  • Willow Veda

    Supply Runner

    The middle child - she knows where everything is at all times. The perfect assistant for retrieving tapes and ribbon from the supply room. She owns 3 hoops and they are all various shades of pink.

  • Harold the Fourth

    Break Shift Manager

    Now a big brother, Harold does well as comedic entertainment to the A’s (Athena and Alvin). He is also great as a courier of hoops from the house to the van!

  • Athena Grace

    Designer, Colorist

    She is cute, cozy, and a dash of crazy. Her many dress changes throughout the day inspire hoop designs!

  • The Dance Hoops Hotties

    Marketer, Muses

    The Dance Hoops Hotties and the Dance Hoops Street Team are groups of dedicated hoop stars who promote Dance Hoops on social media. They can be seen on IG, Facebook, or Youtube! #dancehoopshotties

  • Alvin

    Shift Break Manager

    The 5th tiny member of our crazy crew!

Shop policies

Last updated on November 13, 2022
Thank-you for checking out Dance Hoops! I am a stay at home mom and making hoops is what allows me to help support my family. I started making hoops almost a decade ago and love having hoops be both my canvas and my daily practice physically and spiritually. Feel free to inquire about sizing so that we can find the perfect fit for your hoop journey. I also have a flow chart here: http://tinyurl.com/hoopchart If you don't see something you're looking for give us a shout out and we'll do our best to make it happen!

Accepted payment methods

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Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits

Returns & exchanges

See item details for return and exchange eligibility.

Cancellations

Cancellations: accepted

Request a cancellation: within 2 hours of purchase

Payment

We offer a 1 hour cooling - off period for orders without rush handling or "ready to ship." If you change your mind within 1 hour of purchase we will honor a full refund. Refunds take around 5 business days to appear back onto your credit card or into your bank account (these are processed by Etsy). In the event that the item is being shipped late we will do our best to contact you regarding any delays. However the items are customized and made to order and the stated handling time are estimates only due to fluctuations in demand. If it does take longer than the estimated handling time we apologize but it is not a basis for cancellation eligibility.

Shipping

Check our shop announcement for current handling time. We ship orders out Monday thru Saturday. If you need the hoop by a certain date please message the seller before purchase. Purchasing the Priority Mail shipping upgrade at checkout does NOT expedite handling time. It expedites the shipping service to 2-4 day shipping instead of First Class Mail (3-10 day shipping).
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Please let me know of your hoop specifications on custom and wholesale hoops (colors and sizes) so I can hold up the ship-by date for you. In the event that the item is being shipped late we will do our best to contact you regarding any delays. However the items are customized and made to order and the stated handling time are estimates only due to fluctuations in demand. If it does take longer than the estimated handling time we apologize but it is not a basis for cancellation eligibility.

All domestic US orders over 1lb are shipped USPS Priority Mail (2-3 business days). All domestic US orders under 1lb are shipped First Class mail unless a Priority Mail upgrade is purchased at checkout.

All wholesale or 3+ hoop orders are shipped USPS Parcel Post unless the postage charged can be covered under Priority (CA, OR, WA, NV, AZ are usually Priority for wholesale). All orders include insurance and delivery confirmation.

International Orders:
(WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST PACKAGES. IF YOU WANT TO ENSURE YOUR ITEM IS DELIVERED IN A TIMELY FASHION AND DOES NOT GET HELD UP BY CUSTOMS PLEASE PURCHASE OUR USPS PRIORITY MAIL INTERNATIONAL UPGRADE).

Packages shipped First Class Mail International take anywhere from 1 week to 6 weeks (slower during the holidays). We will send you a delivery confirmation number which only alerts you of delivery - it may stop tracking the item outside the US. Buyer is responsible for all import taxes/duties/custom fees levied by their country. We are not responsible if you are unable to acquire your item because it cannot pass customs.

WE SHIP TO THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES THAT PERFORM DELIVERY CONFIRMATION:

Australia
Belgium
Canada
Croatia
Estonia
Finland
Germany
Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Hungary
Israel
Latvia
Lebanon
Lithuania
Malaysia
Malta
Netherlands
New Zealand
Singapore
Slovak Republic
Spain
Switzerland
Turkey

**Orders to any other country will be cancelled/refunded**

Additional policies and FAQs

I love custom orders and I do provide discounts for multiple orders. Got an office party coming up? Recital? Wedding? Kid's Birthday? Halloween/other Seasonal Shindig? Let me know what you are thinking of and I will assist you.

If you're a little overwhelmed by the selection you can type a specific color or theme in the "search in this shop" box! Type pink to see all the hoops that have pink, etc.

<3~You're in the right place if you are looking for your dream hoop! Take a look at my custom budget hoops for optimal savings. You can get exactly what you want for the best price around!

<3-Not sure on a style for your beginner hoop?
We have a flowchart here to help you in your decision: http://tinyurl.com/hoopchart
This video can also help you decide which style of PE 3/4" 100 psi hoop you'd like, collapsible / coiled / shrink with me are reviewed and assembled so take a look for a better idea of the different types we offer!
(copy/paste url into address bar):
http://youtu.be/jH6wWsZbhxM

<3~When I have a hoop order I turn on some music and my daughters and I sing along and dance to the funky beats while I make the hoops! She tapes onto the piles of untaped hoops with my spare tape and says "Wow mommy, the lady's going to love it" and I know she's right. You will! (Ladies AND gents of course.) These hoops are infused with liveliness, joy, and strength! Blessings to you and yours!

<3~Dont' know any tricks? Don't know where to start or what tricks even look like? I have a hoop video that I like to call the ABC Hoopdance, hoop moves with links to original videos from A- Z here:
(copy/paste url into address bar):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4eQ1_zgMq6s

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<3~Please note that hoop orders over 1 hoop may take longer to process depending on the number of hoops ordered. Please contact me if you need your hoop by a certain date and I will do my best to accommodate your time frame!

<3~All vinyl/glitter tapes will be edged with durable grip tape (see current designs or make up your own with my budget/custom listings!) This keeps your hoop looking fancy and fresh through months of drops and tosses!

<3~Not sure about a size? The hoop should be based off both your waist measurement AND your height, see a video I made here titled "Hoop Sizing for EVERY BODY" (copy/paste url into address bar):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-Pquxk1LKI

<3~As a general rule, 1.1 x your waist in inches (pant size) will render a fast hoop. 1.2 x your waist is medium speed and 1.3 x your waist is a slow speed. You'll want a slow speed if you are just starting out! I do make hoops over 44", just shoot me a message regarding the pricing!

More information

Last updated on May 11, 2022

Frequently asked questions

Sizing details

♥ Visit http://dancehoops.com/hooptubingflowchart/ to help you narrow down which style of hooping you are interested in and the tubing that corresponds with that style!
♥ Waist hooping and hoopdancing with tricks are sometimes easier with specific tubing and diameters. If you need assistance just ask!
♥ Don't follow the old addage of "belly button height". Since not every person has the same waist size we base hoop diameter off of your waist in inches (like a pant size).
♥ 1.1 x waist = fast/advanced
♥ 1.2 x waist = medium/intermediate
♥ 1.3 x waist = slow/beginner.
♥ We make hoops ANY DIAMETER! If you need something smaller or larger than the listed sizes shoot us a message.

Care instructions

♥ Remove the bubblewrap and vinyl tape from your hoop . This video covers the assembly process of collapsible/coiled/shrink with me hoops: http://tinyurl.com/assemblehoop
♥ Push Button Hoop: Uncoil your hoop and let it "breathe" on a flat surface for a few hours (this helps relax the plastic after shipping as a tight coil). Insert the male push button end into the female end. If it is a tight fit try twisting and pushing at the same time. You can also apply a dab of coconut oil! The push button will emerge through the hole visible in the female end.
♥ Coiled / Friction Fit: If the hoop is warmed it is easier to connect the coiled hoops. Sunlight for 30 minutes or 30 seconds of a hair dryer will help to warm the plastic. Hair dryer works!

Wholesale availability

♥ Spend over $100 and get 10% off "10PERCENTOFF100"
♥ Spend over $250 and get 15% "15percent15"
♥ We have several wholesale listings also which offer up to 20% off!

What is the difference between push button, collapsible, or coiled hoops?

3/4" PE "beginner" hoops come in three different styles:
♥ Push button - Your hoop comes with a push button so it can be opened up and coiled small for travel/transport.
♥ Collapsible - Available on sizes 36" and up! These are also called "infinity travel hoops" because they fold down like a windshield cover into a figure 8 then down again into a small circle 1/4 its original size. So a 40" hoop will shrink down into 2 20" circles which are connected by rotating connection points.
♥ Coiled hoops - This style of hoop is a single piece of tubing with a barbed fitting. Once it arrives you assemble the hoop (instructions included on receipt) and then it will become a full size hoop that cannot be taken apart or made small

Specs for HDPE, PE, Polypro?

♥ PE 1/2" 125 psi: weighs a little less than a pound for 40". Similar size to store-bought hula hoops. Thickness: 3/4", (like your thumb/nickel)
♥ PE 3/4" 100 psi: weighs around 1.25 pounds for 40". Thicker than store-bought hula hoops. Thickness: 1.1", (like your big toe/quarter)
♥ PE 3/4" 160 psi: weighs around 1.6 pounds for 40". Thicker than store-bought hula hoops. Thickness: 1.25" (a little larger than your big toe/50 cent piece)
♥ HDPE or Polypro 1/2": weighs around .5lb for a 33" Thickness: 1/2", (like a pencil/pinky)
♥ HDPE or Polypro 5/8": weighs around .6 for a 33" Thickness: 5/8", (like a dime/index finger)
♥ HDPE or Polypro 3/4": weighs around .75 for a 33" Thickness: 3/4" (like a nickel/thumb)

What are the benefits of hooping?

♥ Hooping can burn up to 800 calories an hour!
♥ It doesn't stop as an awesome core workout - it is also a creative outlet as an individual or performance art.
♥ You can unlock tricks and develop your own style of hoopdance through the hours and hours of Youtube footage or by finding a class nearby.
♥ Thousands of people are hooping, come see what its all about!

Gift wrapping and packaging

♥ We can gift wrap your hoop with brown paper and a gorgeous satin ribbon for a small extra fee.
♥ When it arrives simply remove the outer shipping plastic/bubble wrap and give the gift of hooping!

Do you measure OD or ID?

♥ We measure our hoops with OD (Outer Diameter). To calculate OD with a specific ID (Inner Diameter) in mind, simply add the thickness of the tubing you are getting x 2 to the tubing diameter.
♥ So if you want a 30" ID 3/4" thick HDPE hoop, you will add 3/4" x 2 = 1.5" to your 30" ID. 30" + 1.5" = 31.5"
♥ If the listing only shows 31" or 32" just make a comment you'd like a specific half size so the hoop is a perfect fit!