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What is Burlexe?

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‘Burlesque saved me. It’s true.

‘Burlexe happened at a time of utmost difficulty for me; I was totally bogged down by recession and business worries whilst gradually realizing that I’d walked along a career path that made sense to everyone else but not really to me.

‘So what is Burlexe…? Well, originally, I had an idea about showgirls which mutated into an idea about burlesque which I then tried to rally support for in the media world – only to be met with a series of no’s or impossible goals. After one such meeting, I remember thinking, ‘How can I do this myself?!’

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Burlesque Baking

Burlesque Baking

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Burlesque Baking isn’t the most obvious incarnation of the art form, but that’s all set to change thanks to Charlotte White. She has just released  a cookbook inspired by the very best burlesque dancers including Immodesty Blaize, Cherry Shakewell and Tempest Rose among others… It puts a whole other spin on ‘Cheesecake‘. Read More