Dita Von Teese Net Worth

Net Worth$8 million
Date of Birth28 September 1972
ProfessionActress/vedette
NationalityAmerican
Last Updated2020

Introduction: 

Dita Von Teese Net Worth, How did the American actress and burlesque dancer acquire her wealth? Check this article to find out more about Dita Von Teese Net Worth and her career.

Dita Von Teese Net Worth

Dita Von Teese Early Life

She is an American burlesque dancer, pin-up model, costume designer, and actress. Dita Von Teeese’s father was a machinist while her mother was a manicurist. 

Von Teese was classically trained as a ballet dancer from an early age, and danced solo at age 13 for a local ballet company. She always wanted to be a ballerina.

Her relocated from Michigan to Orange County, California, when her father’s job moved. Von Teese went to University High School in Irvine, California.

At age 15, Von Teese worked in a lingerie store as a salesgirl, eventually as a buyer. She was fond of wearing elaborate lingerie such as corsets and basques with fully fashioned stockings ever since. 

She studied historic costuming in college and aspired to work as a stylist for films. Von Teese is a trained costume designer, often designing (and copyrighting) her photo shoots herself.

Dita Von Teese Career

Heather Renée Sweet also known as Dita Von Teese was born on September 28, 1972 in West Branch, Michigan. She made her beginnings as a striptease dancer back in 1992 at age 19. 

She incorporated her already acquired dancing skills into her burlesque shows adding a new sense of elegance and sophistication, and thus re-popularizing this art form once again. 

Von Teese also stood out from the crowd for her ornate sets and dazzling haute-couture costumes decorated with hundreds of thousands of Swarovski crystals. She came up with another way to monetize her work, i.e., by selling her photos on the net through her website in 1992, which was one of the pioneers among adult sites. 

She broke into stardom after she was asked to pose for the cover of Playboy in 2002. Von Teese has since made dozens of appearances in Hugh Hefner’s magazine and got involved in manifold other side projects like launching her own fragrances and lingerie collections, guest starring on hit TV shows, creating signature cocktails and even penning three best-selling books.

Aside from firmly cementing her status as a burlesque star, Von Teese also made headlines for her marriage with Marilyn Manson. 

Von Teese has always been an active advocate in the fight against HIV and Aids, as well as received an invitation to speak at the Oxford Student Union, joining the list of other respectable elected speakers such as Dalai Lama, Mother Teresa, Tony Blair, and Anna Wintour.

Dita Von Teese Net Worth

As of today, Dita Von Teese Net Worth is $8 Million. Dita Von Teese Net Worth is earned by appearing in various magazine covers including Marquis, Midori, and Playboy. 

Summary: 

Heather Renée Sweet also known as Dita Von Teese is an American burlesque dancer, pin-up model, costume designer, and actress. She broke into stardom after she was asked to pose for the cover of Playboy in 2002.

As of 2020, Dita Von Teese’s net worth is $8 Million.

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