Just came across another Proboards site today to do with all things Arabic. The website it's linked to also has a music download section as well as some great recipes and links. saudigrrl.proboards27.com
www.shira.net/sitemap.htm Shira's excellent site is definitely one of the most comprehensive belly dance websites around. There are articles covering the history of belly dancing, modern day dancing, a section called "Ask the Costume Goddess" and even instructions for crocheted zill mufflers!!!!
Xenia (of Madame X) sells great patterns for those who can't be bothered with the tape measure, ruler and bit of string method of pattern-making! With 1.83 dollars to the quid at the moment, it's a great time to buy stuff from the States. There's also a good 'Tips and Tricks' section worth seeing.