Iconic Women in Lingerie: Celebrating Women who Redefined Modern Femininity

Welcome to the cosy corner of the Internet, where we cover all things lingerie! It's time to give a shout-out to the fierce women who have rocked the undergarment scene like nobody else. These iconic ladies have not only redefined beauty standards, but have also inspired us to embrace our bodies with confidence and sass. So, let's raise a glass to these unforgettable women who have made lingerie more than just a piece of fabric – they've made it a symbol of empowerment and allure!

Dita Von Teese

Dita Von Teese, originally known as Heather Renée Sweet, reigns supreme in the world of burlesque, earning her the illustrious title of the "Queen of Burlesque."

Initially aspiring to be a classical ballerina, Dita's path took a turn at 19 when she stepped into a strip club for the first time. Disenchanted by the lack of creativity in the performances she witnessed, she vowed to shake up the exotic dancing scene.

And shake it up, she did. Dita Von Teese emerged as an iconic figure in burlesque, seamlessly blending her elegant ballerina skills with the allure of burlesque routines. Her trademark painted eyes and vintage lingerie style demand the audience’s attention whenever she graces the stage. Her signature act involves bathing in a massive cocktail glass while surrounded by glistening crystals!

Bettie Page

I think it’s safe to say that Bettie Page is one of the biggest icons of our time. Famous in the 50s for her PinUps, she is an American model who defined an era of glamour, inspiring symbols such as Lady Gaga and Beyoncé, to name a couple.

To further add to her prestige – Bettie Page actually designed a lot of her own lingerie and swimwear for many of her photoshoots. How cool is that?

And let's be real, there's just something about slipping into lingerie that boosts your confidence and makes you feel incredibly sexy, even if it's just for your own eyes.

 At Ouh La La, we firmly believe that feeling good starts with wearing whatever makes you feel amazing! You've heard the saying, "you're never fully dressed without a smile," and while that's true to some extent, we believe true confidence comes from within allowing that inner glow to shine through.

Lady Gaga

Gaga Ouh La La! Throughout her career, Lady Gaga has consistently used the world as her stage. Whether sporting towering sky-scraper platforms or daring wearable art, she has fearlessly embraced fashion risks - and it’s no secret that her controversial looks draw attention both negative and positive (yes the meat dress!).

By incorporating lingerie into her wardrobe in unexpected ways, Lady Gaga challenges stereotypes and conventions surrounding lingerie and femininity. From corsets to sheer fabrics, Gaga's lingerie-inspired ensembles leave a trail of empowerment, redefining what it means to be sexy and confident, encouraging us to own our sexuality and feel fabulous in our own skin. echoing the core values of Ouh La La. So, let's take a cue from Gaga and Ouh La La – dare to be different, embrace the unexpected, and celebrate the beauty of self-expression, one bold fashion choice at a time.