When it is all about vintage style, Dita von Teese is the best example that strikes into the mind. This lady is well recognized for bringing forth the vintage style of dressing and being able to keep up her style statement amidst this fast changing fashion world. Dita Von Teese acclaimed a profession as a burlesque artist and later on she moved to make a mark in the field of fashion by creating an immaculate style of dressing.
She is a perfect picture bringing out the elegance and charm of the vintage style of dressing. Therefore, she is even referred as the modern girl living in the world of dream fantasy. Unlike the most contemporary celebrities who often tend to behave in a disorderly manner like being drunk, crying out and lying on the pavement, Dita has always managed to maintain her persona amongst the glamorous idols. In her book, “Burlesque and the Art of Teese” she has quoted that “I advocate glamour. Every day. Every minute. If I am chilled, I nuzzle a fur stole. I pull steamed stockings over my gams”.
From a tanned blonde Californian girl, she transformed herself into a pale skinned dark haired girl creating a miraculous impression in the world of fashion. She has made her name innumerable times in the list of best dressed girls and also spotted frequently in the first row of fashion shows. She has made her appearances in the Los Angeles Fashion Week, Milan Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week. Being a star to various ad campaigns, she has also been an ambassador/spokesmodel for HIV/Aids awareness and that is when she got selected for Mac Cosmetics campaign. Recently, she has even been known for designing a new lingerie range called “Wonderbra”. Her books give a good range of information on how a modern girl can dress in a vintage style. Her style statements have spoken about the importance of a seamed stocking and its advantages or even about the alarming shade of red lipstick as how it can increase our confidence.
Her makeup collections, “Classics” have recreated the burlesque performer’s retro look and also showed the correct way of applying makeup that can create the right tone of vintage style from different eras.
She is an epitome of grace, modesty and elegance with a style that can be fit into different eras. One of her famous quotes was, “Vintage might be a faze but you will see me dress like this in my 80’s”. In this world of ever changing fashion trends, the style seeped in by Dita von Teese continues to be graced and appreciated by women from different corners of the world.
-By Angelica Campbell