Dita Von Teese

Why Burlesque Is Empowering, Not Demeaning, to Women

Zoe Charles | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Zoe Charles

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.

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Katy Campbell | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Campbell

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.

Daring to be Different With Dita Von Teese

Tina Turnbow | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK Style
Tina Turnbow

Chatting with the 'Queen of Burlesque', Dita Von Teese was most refreshing and uplifting. She is an honest, open book with nothing to hide. She knows herself well and is comfortable in her skin. She's hard-working, hands-on and multi-talented.

Dita Von Teese Wears 'World First' 3D Printed Dress

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Tech

Dita Von Teese has unveiled the world's first fully articulated dress produced with a 3D printer. The gown was designed by Michael Schmidt and ...

Why Dita Von Teese's Cat Made Her Late to the Party

Caroline Reay | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Reay

The news that Dita von Teese was late to a launch party when her cat napped on her chosen outfit will strike a chord with every cat and dog owner.

Why George Osborne Is Wrong - the Case for Less Transparency

Mr Pickwick | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Politics
Mr Pickwick

I was reminded this week of the joke about the Bishop who is caught sunbathing nude and reacts by putting his towel over his head rather than over his private parts. On being challenged on why he has done this, he replies "people normally recognise me by my face".

Are Scientists Stealing Foreplay?

Kate L. Gould | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate L. Gould

Once upon a time there was a thing called foreplay. Sometimes it was silent: just a kiss in a club and an awkward scuffle in the toilets. Others took more time with it. They wrote sweet lines, sent flowers, asked a lady to dance and, even, for her hand in marriage before they even embarked on it.

Celebrity Halloween Roundup

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

All manner of great, good and evil from the celeb world got fully involved in the Halloween festivities this year. Anyone who was anyone made their...

It's National Stockings Day...LOOK At The Ladies Who Wore Them Best

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.10.2012 | UK

Seamed, silk, fishnet or nylon, whether you like it or not, the stocking-clad leg has become synonymous with female sexuality. From the iconic pos...

Dita Von Teese Shared Her Paris Address Book With Us and Our Girl Crush Just Got Serious

Rebecca Glenapp | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Style
Rebecca Glenapp

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.

Corset Sales Increase As Curves Make A Comeback (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

Curves are back and what better way to contain them than pouring them into a corset? While Dita Von Teese and Christina Hendricks are among those ...

Who's The Sexiest Goth Ever? (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.07.2012 | UK

Lace, leather, dark lipstick and eyeliner make up the staples of many a goth’s wardrobe. But who pulls it off the best? In honour of World Goth ...

Dita Von Teese's Style Obsession

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Style

Dita Von Teese has been in London the last few nights, celebrating the launch of both the Christian Louboutin 20th anniversary exhibition, and her new...

The Best Of Breasts (It's National Cleavage Day, Honest) PICTURES

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

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 ...

Sneak Preview: Dita Von Teese Unveils Debut Target Lingerie Collection

MyDaily | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Style

If there's a lady on this planet who knows her lingerie, it's Dita Von Teese. And she's putting her expertise to good use with a lingerie line - Von F...

What Inspires the Stars?

Posted 23.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Inspiration is a funny thing. Without it creativity is stifled, but it's tricky to pinpoint exactly where you'll find it. We've asked everyone from Ki...

Kelly Brook And Dita Von Teese Swap Styles At Cointreau Prive Party

Mydaily | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Style

Kelly Brook and Dita Von Teese seemed to have traded styles as they arrived for the Cointreau Privé launch party on Tuesday night....

Lipgoss: Anne Hathaway's Boring Law-Abiding Fiance

Anna Hart | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Anna Hart

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.

Rosie H-W Leads The Charge Of Louboutin Foot Soldiers At Barneys Book Launch

MyDaily | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK Style

In a posing situation Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is incapable of ditching her trademark 'blow up doll' pout - but there's no denying that this lady is ...

Dita Von Teese Puts Her Foot In It For Christian Louboutin (VIDEO)

MyDaily | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Style

Kristin Scott Thomas, Dita Von Teese and Rossy De Palma are amongst the stylish pals that Christian Louboutin has persuaded to appear in a new book th...

Dita Von Teese Goes Glam For Cointreau Launch Party

MyDaily | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK Style

Dita Von Teese celebrated the opening of Cointreau's latest venture in Madrid last night and as always, she looked every inch the elegant style icon....