Dita Von Teese, arguably the burlesque artist of her generation, certainly knows the power of the Reveal.
That is how she has become a style setter with a head full of ideas, starting with a beauty book she is working on with L.A.-based author Rose Apodaca. Von Teese has aspirations of one day doing her own makeup line, says she is in talks on a fragrance deal and is in discussions about doing a lingerie brand.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"