HiptronicArts

Hoops From the Home of Hula, Big Island Hawai'i!

Pahoa, Hawaii · 2637 Sales

Announcement   Welcome to Hiptronic Arts on Etsy! Serving up hoops from the home of hula, Big Island Hawai'i.

* LAVA LIQUIDATION SALE *

As the local Kilauea eruption grows larger, life gets more interesting by the day here on Big Island. Since this started one month ago, I found myself displaced from my home, my work, and my community.

A complete restructure of my life is imminent. As the hoop market has been evolving over the years, along with my personal and professional aspirations, I have been feeling called to close this chapter that is Hiptronic Arts. This natural event seems like a perfect and beautiful symbol to honor that. I am not really sure what that means, all I can do is be open to the FLOW. And what do we do as flow artists? We go with it. We dance in it.

This is special edition round of hoops; the last round. The lava round. We are sending a free commemorative sticker along with each order. More stickers are available for purchase in our extras and add-ons section.

As another extra bonus, you would also have the benefit of know that you are helping someone in a difficult time. This is a sliding scale discount aka fundraiser sale. You can...

Pay full price and I would be grateful.
Take a 10% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA10
Take a 20% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA20
Take a 30% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA30
Take a 40% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA40

For all of the devastation happening around me, I cannot help but be in awe of the spectacular beauty of this flow and the new opportunities ahead. Thank you for being part of the Hiptronic Arts Journey.


♥ Check Us Out On The Web ♥
www.hiptronicarts.com
www.youtube.com/hiptronicarts
www.facebook.com/hiptronicarts
www.instagram.com/hiptronicarts


♥ Waiting Time ♥
Currently 5-10 business days for each order. Each hoop is built specially, just for you, so please allow for ample processing time.


♥ Hoop Sizing ♥
Need help figuring out what size hula hoop is right for you? The general rule of thumb for your very first hula hoop is to select a diameter that is 1" taller than your belly button. Add another 2-3" for curvy hoopers. If you are ready to downsize and advance your hooping, take 2-3" off the diameter of what you are currently comfortable using, or try a size down in tubing. We measure our hoops by outer diameter unless otherwise requested. The following sizes are offered in our shop...

Large 7/8" Polypro: Our largest tubing, ideal for beginners. Best fits diameters from 36-42". Helps with learning on-body tricks such as waist, knee, and chest hooping.

Medium 3/4" Polypro: Our most popular tubing size, ideal for intermediate hoopers. For full size hoops, it can be made in diameters from 26-38". For mini hoops, 20-25". Great for on and off body tricks. Very versatile.

Small 5/8" Polypro: Our smallest, lightest tubing size. Ideal for advanced hoopers. For full size hoops, in can be made in diameters from 26-33". For mini hoops 18-25". Super fast and lightweight, perfect for off-body tricks.

♥ Navigating the Shop ♥
There are a lot of choices and it can be overwhelming sorting through all of them! Please use the shop sections located on the left side of the page for an easier browsing experience.

Feel free to send a message if you have any questions! Happy shopping :)

Announcement

Last updated on Jun 3, 2018

Welcome to Hiptronic Arts on Etsy! Serving up hoops from the home of hula, Big Island Hawai'i.

* LAVA LIQUIDATION SALE *

As the local Kilauea eruption grows larger, life gets more interesting by the day here on Big Island. Since this started one month ago, I found myself displaced from my home, my work, and my community.

A complete restructure of my life is imminent. As the hoop market has been evolving over the years, along with my personal and professional aspirations, I have been feeling called to close this chapter that is Hiptronic Arts. This natural event seems like a perfect and beautiful symbol to honor that. I am not really sure what that means, all I can do is be open to the FLOW. And what do we do as flow artists? We go with it. We dance in it.

This is special edition round of hoops; the last round. The lava round. We are sending a free commemorative sticker along with each order. More stickers are available for purchase in our extras and add-ons section.

As another extra bonus, you would also have the benefit of know that you are helping someone in a difficult time. This is a sliding scale discount aka fundraiser sale. You can...

Pay full price and I would be grateful.
Take a 10% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA10
Take a 20% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA20
Take a 30% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA30
Take a 40% discount and I would be grateful. LAVA40

For all of the devastation happening around me, I cannot help but be in awe of the spectacular beauty of this flow and the new opportunities ahead. Thank you for being part of the Hiptronic Arts Journey.


♥ Check Us Out On The Web ♥
www.hiptronicarts.com
www.youtube.com/hiptronicarts
www.facebook.com/hiptronicarts
www.instagram.com/hiptronicarts


♥ Waiting Time ♥
Currently 5-10 business days for each order. Each hoop is built specially, just for you, so please allow for ample processing time.


♥ Hoop Sizing ♥
Need help figuring out what size hula hoop is right for you? The general rule of thumb for your very first hula hoop is to select a diameter that is 1" taller than your belly button. Add another 2-3" for curvy hoopers. If you are ready to downsize and advance your hooping, take 2-3" off the diameter of what you are currently comfortable using, or try a size down in tubing. We measure our hoops by outer diameter unless otherwise requested. The following sizes are offered in our shop...

Large 7/8" Polypro: Our largest tubing, ideal for beginners. Best fits diameters from 36-42". Helps with learning on-body tricks such as waist, knee, and chest hooping.

Medium 3/4" Polypro: Our most popular tubing size, ideal for intermediate hoopers. For full size hoops, it can be made in diameters from 26-38". For mini hoops, 20-25". Great for on and off body tricks. Very versatile.

Small 5/8" Polypro: Our smallest, lightest tubing size. Ideal for advanced hoopers. For full size hoops, in can be made in diameters from 26-33". For mini hoops 18-25". Super fast and lightweight, perfect for off-body tricks.

♥ Navigating the Shop ♥
There are a lot of choices and it can be overwhelming sorting through all of them! Please use the shop sections located on the left side of the page for an easier browsing experience.

Feel free to send a message if you have any questions! Happy shopping :)

Lisa Disinger

Contact shop owner

Lisa Disinger

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A completed creation ready for one of our awesome repeat supporters, Laura in Belgium! :)

About

The Hiptronic Arts Experience

Our mission is to inspire our global community to actively engage in the benefits of play, including weight loss, stress relief, and positive body awareness. The benefits of hula hooping are not only limited to their effects on the body, but also extend beyond our physical plane to offer emotional and metaphysical growth. For many, this simple plstic circle has served as a portal to personal empowerment and Self activation. We want to help connect you with that power of circular guidance.

Hiptronic Arts provides a comprehensive hooping experience. Aside from just making super awesome, custom, handmade hula hoops, we also make videos to help you learn how to use them and develop your personal practice. We employ the assistance of unique and expressive performers to help inspire you, and build music playlists that will usher you into an ecstatic state of flow. We also write articles that will turn the gears in your brain with concepts of circular philosophy.Currently, our website is undergoing a huge facelift to provide access to all of these things. Please visit us at www.HiptronicArts.com to dive deeper into the hoop.

Shop members

  • Lisa SparkGirl

    Owner, Intergalactic Hoopstar

    Our head hoopanista! Driven by a pledge to remain childLIKE while leaving behind the childISH while sharing the gift of play. Hoop crafting since 2010.

Shop policies

Last updated on October 21, 2017
Hoops from the home of Hula: Handmade on the Big Island of Hawai'i! Lisa SparkGirl runs Hiptronic Hoops, a one girl toy factory! An intergalactic hoopstar spinning toys and living dreams, encouraging the childeLIKE while leaving behind the childISH.

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Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
If there are question or problems with your order, please notify us as soon as possible before leaving feedback. With reasonable cause, your item may be returned and exchanged, or altered. We request that you pay for the return shipping to Hiptronic Arts.

If you would like a full refund, you will only be refunded for the cost of the item plus the original shipping fee. A refund will be issued when the item in question has been received, and remains in good condition.
Payment
DIRECT CHECKOUT is now available through Etsy. You can use your credit card to complete a transaction immediately.

PAYPAL is gladly accepted. Paypal provides secure online transactions with major credit cards, electronic checks, or can be directly connected to your bank account.

MONEY ORDERS are accepted. Message us to set up an arrangement.

CASH will be accepted from customers in the local area who plan to personally pick up their item. Please select "Other" at checkout to take advantage of this option.
Shipping
After receiving your payment, your item will be shipped as soon as possible. Please check each listing or your receipt for estimated processing and shipping times.

If you live on Big Island you can forgo shipping fees by using coupon code HOOPLOCAL to pick up your item personally. Inter-Island customers may use coupon code OHANA for 15% off their order, and ease the shipping fee.

International customers may contact us before placing an order for a customized shipping quote. We have noticed that they may also incur an additional customs charge due upon delivery. This is based upon the shipping policies of your individual nation. Please research and be aware if this may affect your order ahead of time. (I have only run into this problem once with a customer from the UK.)
Additional policies and FAQs
Clarity & Certainty
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Please be 100% sure of you size and color choices before placing your order! If after placing your order you decide to make a change, we cannot guarantee that the request will be filled, but we will do our best to accommodate.


How do I know what size hoop is best for me?
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Hula Hoops are created in various sizes to accommodate different statures and levels of ability. The larger and heavier the hoop is, the easier it is to hoop with, and thus is recommended for beginners. Smaller, lighter hoops travel faster and are better suited for more experienced hoopers.

For a more in depth discussion on hula hoop diameters and tubing, check out this helpful article from Hooping.org: http://www.hooping.org/2011/02/hoop-size-demystified

♥ Beginner Hoopers ♥
If you are new to hooping, it is advised that you begin with our large 7/8" Polypro Beginner's tubing. This size is heavy enough to facilitate easier learning, and slower movement, yet not so heavy as to cause excessive bruising like many weighted and exercise hoops. Choose a diameter that is at least 1" taller than your belly button, and add a few more inches to that size if you are of a larger stature. You will be looking at somewhere between 37-44" for your very first hula hoop.

♥ Downsizing Your Hoop ♥
When you feel you are ready to move onto the next level of hooping, select a diameter that is 2-3" smaller than what you currently use. If you only want to take small steps, then stay with your same size of tubing and only change your diameter. If you really want to feel a difference, downsize in both tubing and diameter.

♥ Mini Hoops ♥
Suggested size for a beginning poi hooper is one of our medium size 3/4" polypro tubing with a diameter between a 23-35".