Women usually take burlesque classes for one of three reasons: they want to feel cheeky and have fun, they want to improve their body confidence and how they feel about themselves, or they want to become a professional burlesque performer. When asked about their experience of learning and performing burlesque the majority of our students will use the word 'empowering' in their answer.
Dita Von Teese tweeted recently that she went to a tango club in Argentina where she couldn't 'get over how inspiring it was to be in these tango clubs, to see people without their phone in hand, no text, not documenting.' And that she felt 'it would be breaking etiquette to pull out [her] phone for any purpose.' The first thing I thought when I read that was: 'What a strange concept.
Men don't always understand girl on girl crushes but point them in the direction of Dita Von Teese and then they get it. How could they not? Her mega-watt glamour shines across traditional lines of attraction like a real life Jessica Rabbit, if Mrs Rabbit had a couture wardrobe, heavy on corsetry and custom made Louboutins.
Ladies, its time to make the most of your assets – for it is, of course, National Cleavage Day! Yes, the annual celebration created by Wonderbra ...
Villain-making is big business in Hollywood, because mag editors and gossip bloggers know that you can eke 10 times as many column inches out of a stormy marriage than a temperate one. There's a lot of sales to be made by turning everyday photos of a normal relationship and storyboarding it into a neat little "heroes and villains" plot.