Maria McGill and Summer Gray are renowned for exquisite, distinctive designs and one-of-a-kind luxury dancewear and ballroom dresses. We specialize in creating glamorous gowns for fabulous women of every shape and age and over the past decade. Designs to Shine, sets the standard for custom creations made to accentuate the way you feel and look while performing. With over 20 years of experience, our goal is to create exceptional dancewear with love and passion, Innovating and bringing glamour and creativity to the industry. We truly feel that we are pioneers at what we do. We are the best In the Industry…

Designs to Shine by Maria McGill and Summer Gray truly understands the dancer’s body and the flow of the materials as you dance. We will create a beautiful gown, all the accessories, and complimentary attire for your dance partner. Whether you dance the Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, or Rumba, we will create the perfect gown. Our designs cater to men as well, with custom made slacks, vests, and shirts to complete the entire ensemble. Luxury dancewear is our passion, and we will work with you to ensure we create exactly what you envision with a custom fit and one-of-a-kind design. You name it, we can do it. We also craft Débutante gowns, Ice Skating costumes and more.

If you are looking for luxury dancewear, ballroom dresses, or other unique gowns, Designs to Shine, Inc. in Pinellas Park, FL is ready to exceed your expectations. The design possibilities are endless and we are ready to help you shine at your next performance. We invite you to visit our online gallery of ballroom dresses, or call 727-525-4297 to speak with our design team.


Calendar of Events


Check out our calendar of events. Click here Calendar of Events. See what dance competitions are coming up and what events Designs to Shine, Maria McGill and Summer Gray will be at next.

Monthly Specials

Don’t miss our monthly specials. Our great designs at great price just for you!

Specialty Wear

In addition to our great dance costumes we also do specialty wear. We design costumes for Ice Skating, Entertainment Productions, Queen of the Parade and many other types of events. Need something special, give us a call at 727-525-4297 and let us design your next special occasion costume.