Dita Von Teese wears glittering nipple tassels as she delights with her iconic Martini dance at restaurant launch

She is the world’s most famous burlesque performer.

And Dita Von Teese put on a show-stopping performance of her iconic Martini dance at the launch of YOPO, the new dining experience at The Mandrake Hotel in London on Thursday night.

The star, 46, dazzled in glittering nipple tassels and incredibly intricate crystal ensembles as she took to the stage to perform two routines at the event.

Show stopper: Dita Von Teese performed  her iconic Martini dance at the launch of YOPO, the new dining experience at The Mandrake Hotel in London on Thursday night

Show stopper: Dita Von Teese performed  her iconic Martini dance at the launch of YOPO, the new dining experience at The Mandrake Hotel in London on Thursday night

Head turner: The star, 46, dazzled in glittering nipple tassels and incredibly intricate crystal ensembles as she took to the stage to perform two routines at the event

Head turner: The star, 46, dazzled in glittering nipple tassels and incredibly intricate crystal ensembles as she took to the stage to perform two routines at the event

Dita began the evening with a black, long-sleeved dress with a plunging neckline.

She added height to her frame with a pair of glittering, multi-coloured heels and accessorised with a matching handbag.

The natural blonde has dyed her locks black since her teens and sported her trademark curled hairstyle.

The queen of burlesque added further glamour to her look with light blush and a striking red lip.

Tease: The queen of burlesque wore a matching garter and a large, beaded necklace, completing her second look with sheer stockings

Tease: The queen of burlesque wore a matching garter and a large, beaded necklace, completing her second look with sheer stockings

Vintage: Beginning the dance, Dita stripped off the suit to reveal an intricately designed bodice, teamed with matching heels

Vintage: Beginning the dance, Dita stripped off the suit to reveal an intricately designed bodice

Vintage: Beginning the dance, Dita stripped off the suit to reveal an intricately designed bodice, teamed with matching heels 

The model began her performance in a black tuxedo-style suit with a flowing blazer and an extravagant top hot.  

Posing next to her famous martini glass, which featured a detailed diamond embellishment, she also sported shimmering heels and a white bow tie.  

Beginning the dance, Dita stripped off the suit to reveal an intricately designed bodice.

The garment featured hundreds of colourful stone and beaded embellishments hat glittered under the lights of the stage.

Dita wore a matching garter and a large, beaded necklace, completing her second look with sheer stockings. 

Glamour: Dita began her performance in a black tuxedo-style suit with a flowing blazer and an extravagant top hot

Glamour: Dita began her performance in a black tuxedo-style suit with a flowing blazer and an extravagant top hot

Performance: The beauty brought out a large feathered fan as she began to seductively remove her bodice to reveal shimmering nipple tassels

Performance: The beauty brought out a large feathered fan as she began to seductively remove her bodice to reveal shimmering nipple tassels

The beauty brought out a large feathered fan as she began to seductively remove her bodice to reveal shimmering nipple tassels. 

Reaching the culmination of her performance, the performer climbed into the martini glass and struck a series of sultry poses for the audience.

Guests at the intimate event included Made In Chelsea’s Frederick Ferrier and designer Daniel Lismore.  

Attendees were the first to try the new cuisine at Yopo, dining on a five-course curated menu of modern European dishes with influences from South America. 

The model spent much of 2018 on a world tour, which included dates in Edinburgh, Manchester and London.  

Iconic: Reaching the culmination of her performance, the performer climbed into the martini glass and struck a series of sultry poses for the audience

Iconic: Reaching the culmination of her performance, the performer climbed into the martini glass and struck a series of sultry poses for the audience

Burlesque: The model spent much of 2018 on a world tour, which included dates in Edinburgh, Manchester and London

Burlesque: The model spent much of 2018 on a world tour, which included dates in Edinburgh, Manchester and London

‘It’s always a thrill to create new acts, exploring new ideas that capture the spirit of vintage burlesque that we love, but in ways that haven’t ever been seen before,’ she said in a statement. 

Dita, who was born Heather Sweet, chose her stage name by adopting the name Dita as a tribute to silent film actress Dita Parlo. 

Her break-through came in 2002, when she posed for the cover of Playboy magazine, leading to her becoming a household name.

She went on to marry rocker Marilyn Manson in 2005, with the pair divorcing two years later.

Dita has been in a relationship with graphic designer Adam Rajcevich for four years.

Dance: Dita, who was born Heather Sweet, chose her stage name by adopting the name Dita as a tribute to silent film actress Dita Parlo

Dance: Dita, who was born Heather Sweet, chose her stage name by adopting the name Dita as a tribute to silent film actress Dita Parlo

Radiant: She began the evening with a black, long-sleeved dress with a plunging neckline

Radiant: She began the evening with a black, long-sleeved dress with a plunging neckline

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