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How to Create the Perfect Bun

How to Create the Perfect Bun

Creating the perfect competition bun can be daunting. It has to look gorgeous AND it has to stay in! Here’s a guide on creating the perfect bun for your Destira Star!

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Welcome Back to Scrunchies: a 2018 Fashion Trend

Welcome Back to Scrunchies: a 2018 Fashion Trend

Welcome back, scrunchies! This beloved poof of elastic and fabric from your childhood is rushing back to popularity in 2018 in a big way. They are crowning models on the runway at New York Fashion Week events, modernizing the up-do’s and pony tails of popular celebrities, and being displayed at some of the trendiest hipster retail shops and upscale department...

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Braids, buns, and ponytails... Hair DO'S for gymnastics competitions.

Braids, buns, and ponytails... Hair DO'S for gymnastics competitions.

Blog by Donna Levy, Destira Founder As a mom to former gymnasts (and gymnasts still at heart), I spent hours, maybe even hundreds of them, doing braids for every gymnastics meet. It started with my three daughters, and it wasn’t very long before their teammates began to line up for me to do their braids, too! Single braids, crown braids,...

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8 Items to Pack in Her Gym Bag

8 Items to Pack in Her Gym Bag

As any parent knows, it’s essential for little ones to have everything they need within reach when they’re at the gym. In between practicing and performing, young gymnasts use a wide range of items, including water bottles, chalk and grips. That being said, it’s up to you to make sure your gymnast’s bag is packed and ready to go! Here...

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