In Her Closet: NYC Urban Dancer Shyrelle Kalilikane

May 22, 2011




“High-waisted jeans with a flannel top is a stylish and easy outfit to move in!”


Pictured: Kellé biketard












“I wear baggy jeans with something formfitting on top, like a bikini top with a cardigan or zip-up.”


Pictured: Body Wrappers bra-top, Kellé zip-up and UFO Dance Style jeans











“Scarves are great, especially in plaid.”


Pictured:Heart and Soul Fashion scarf















“I wear hoodies to help me get into the ‘character’ of a song or piece. Like if it’s a ghetto hip hop class or audition. Typically, I wear them with a cropped top underneath.”


Pictured: Frontline Dance bra-top and Nappytabs zip-up












“I love deep V-necks, especially in purple. They’re a simple, comfy and sexy basic that every dancer should have.”


Pictured: Natalie Dancewear leotard













“Sweats are the ultimate staple.”


Pictured: Just For Kix sweatpants













“I wear these to a thrashy street jazz class or when I perform.”


Pictured: Burju boots



























Photos by Nathan Sayers.