Incoming!!! Dazzling new piece just arrived into our burlesque corsets collection and sure to be a best seller. The radiant new red satin corset features luxury velvet stripes and venice lace trim plus ruched satin suspender straps. A delightfully classic corset with sturdy support boning to enhance natural curves and achieve that perfect hourglass figure. The Leg Avenue Ruby Corset combines an adjustable lace up back and side zipper that can be easily incorporated in to a strip tease routine for a slow or surprising removal. Click the image below for sizing and pricing. Available now!
Especially for all those burlesque enthusiasts off to a theme night or show and for those of you who wish to dress in burlesque clothing for a costume theme or Halloween party we present the best make up tutorial we could find. Based on the flawless make up look adopted by Burlesque Queen Dita Von Teese, this tutorial will take you through how to apply base, powder and concealer to achieve her famously perfect skin. It then goes on to show, in detail, how to attain the pin-up look in regards eyebrows, glamorous eyes, lips and the often replicated beauty spot.
Burlesque bustle skirts are always in demand and are constantly part of our best seller collection so we were particularly excited when the new 2012 bustle skirts began to arrive. The newest addition to our ever-expanding range is the Leg Avenue Black Ruched Bustle Skirt. This delightfully dramatic piece features luxe chiffon fabric with elegant ruched detail and tiered back with thick black satin trim. The bustle skirt has an easy wear elastic waist band for easy fit and easy removal 😉 This classic skirt can be worn with an array of coloured corsets, making it beautifully adaptable to a whole host of burlesque outfits. Click the image for available sizes and pricing.
Just arrived and a fabulous new addition to our burlesque hats collection is the Leg Avenue Black Glitter Mini Top Hat. Ingeniously designed fascinator hat clips to the hair securely and features all over glitter decor, thick sequin stripes and prominent black satin bow accent. The beautiful little accessory is completed with a pretty dotted mesh detailing. Click the image for the full product details.
Short interview with Burlesque Queen Dita Von Teese at her home in Hollywood with fascinating insights into her beauty regime and a look at some of the burlesque outfits she is using for her current tour. The stunning, most famous of burlesque dancers, remains tight lipped about what she actually puts on her face to maintain her perfect old Hollywood glamour milky white skin but does shed some light on some of the products she uses daily. Check out the burlesque corset covered with hundreds of thousands of Swarovski crystals (can you imagine the weight?) and the fabulous Louboutin shoes made just for her.
As the new 2012 burlesque outfits are now arriving thick and fast with are excited to introduce a simply stunning new addition to our collection – the Leg Avenue Deep-V Sequin Teddy. Beautifully new exotic piece inspired by Burlesque starlets such as Coco Lectric and Roxi D’Lite is designed to tease and please with its flattering and suggestive style. The bright red all-in-one features an all over dazzling sequin design, adjustable halter tie top and dramatic plunging deep-v cut. Pictured with coordinating accessories for added glamour, can be worn with a bustle skirt or alone for a seriously leggy look. Visit our burlesque lingerie range for more styles or click the image to see full details, price and sizing.
Leg Avenue Black Tanga Panty With Ruffled Back: Just arrived as part of the 2012 Burlesque Clothing Collection is the delightfully flirtatious black tanga panty. This fabulous new addition is made of an easy wear luxe spandex material and features a prominent tulle ruffle bustle back. We have many customers requiring garments with bustles that are not full bustle skirts, we think this may be just the ticket! Available in two sizes. Click the image to be taken straight to the product page.
As we come to the end of what has become a rather glorious May and head towards a two-day bank holiday (wahoooo!) it’s time to have a look at the top 3 best sellers from our burlesque clothing collection this month.
The best sellers list has definitely been influenced by the Summer sunshine and making their debut at number 3, and one of the newest additions to our burlesque shoes range, are the particularly pretty Pin Up Couture Cherry Peep Toe Shoes. These gorgeous heels feature an all over delicate cherry print, with peep toe design, red satin bow and sky high stilettos. As feminine as any shoe can be and proving popular with our burlesque clothing customers. These shoes are new in from the renowned Bordello Teeze range.
The gorgeous Leg Avenue Lola Corset is also making its debut this month and breaks away from the traditional black and red coloured burlesque corsets that are usually at the top of the best seller list. This beautiful piece, the focal point of any burlesque outfit, features a pink satin silhouette, black ribbon straps and attractive pleated ruffle accents. The all important sturdy support boning and adjustable lace up back plus side zipper for easy removal complete this little delight and comes in at number 2 for May 2012.
The top seller for this month are the Leg Avenue Satin Cut Out Gloves and can be found in our burlesque gloves category. These luxurious black satin gloves feature a fashionable crop design, unique cut out detail and sophisticated pleated chiffon trim. Our number one best seller is completed with a prominent red velvet bow. beautifully adaptable for a range of burlesque outfits, costume accessories and thanks to the likes of Victoria Beckham, Rihanna and Lady Gaga, bang on trend for an evening wear look.
Check back this time next month to see what has changed in our best seller count down ♥
The winner of the International Newcomer crown at this year’s London World Burlesque Games was announced as New York’s Tansy. Deserving of her tag as the ‘young Elizabeth Taylor of Burlesque’ the stunning lovely performed a fabulously coordinated routine incorporating her music and costume parts wonderfully. Is this lady really a newcomer? Flinging and flouncing with the elegance and grace of a seasoned pro, she delighted her audience – as you can witness right here. We particularly loved the flattering use of her burlesque lingerie;
Classic beauty Eliza Delite was crowned winner of the British Female category at the London Burlesque Festival this week. The burlesque starlet performed a charming Virgin Mary routine complete with an orchestral version of Madonna’s ‘Like A Virgin’, that worked brilliantly. See her full performance below and take note of the beautifully customised red and gold corset she was sporting. Strut over to our website for a selection of burlesque corsets and visit londonburlesquefest.com for a full list of this year’s winners.