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Octaband 16-Leg Stretchy Movement Band

Brand: Octaband


Item: #540052
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The Octaband is a fun, interactive tool which promotes individuality and group cohesion through movement, designed by dance/movement therapist Donna Newman-Bluestein.  The stretchy material, bright colors, and innovative design stimulate self-expression, spontaneity, and awareness of others.


  • Encourages cooperation
  • Invites inclusiveness
  • Promotes individuality and creativity
  • Reinforces group cohesion
  • Focuses attention
  • 5-1/2" hem allows those with limited grasping ability to participate
  • Stimulates imagination

Octabands can be used for:

  • Dance/movement Therapy
  • Creative and Expressive Arts Therapy
  • Recreation/activity Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dance classes
  • Early Childhood Gymnastic Classes
  • Adaptive Physical Education
  • Special Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Birthday parties
  • Team building
  • Intergenerational programs
  • Ice breakers
  • Family Therapy


  • Extends up to 118"
  • For use by 4 to 16 people
  • Made of 80% nylon and 20% spandex
  • Completely washable
  • Weight: 2 lbs

Manufacturer's Warranty:

Full Year Limited Warranty.  Octaband products are guaranteed against defects in material and workmanship for one year.  No guarantee is made against normal wear from heavy use.  The manufacturer recommends regular inspection of product to guard against injury.  Any alteration of products or use of products in a way other than recommended voids all warranties.

Manufacturer's Disclaimer:

Octaband products are not toys.  They are intended for use with close adult supervision at all times.  They are not intended for full body weight and may cause injuries if overstretched.  The legs should not be wrapped around a person's neck.


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West Music Store
I am a Dance Movement Therapist in Australia and I am building my collection of appropriate props for my clients
Terrie B on Jul 23, 2012
I needed the larger one for groups.
Veronica B on Dec 28, 2011
Great for our dance classes of 15 students
Eileen E on May 21, 2012
This is an amazing product for my work as a music therapist. My clients from ages 3-23 all love it! It allows for individuals with a weak grasp to participate, and is excellent for music-based movement activities.
Gita B on Dec 28, 2011

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