Maybe this is a new opportunity for struggling dance schools: French store puts on striptease classes to boost lingerie sales
By Susan Bell for The Independent
"I'd never go to a strip club to take classes,'' said 27-year-old Brigitte de Abreu as she looked through the store's vast selection of thongs. "But in a big department store like this it seems fine.'' Learning the art "could always come in useful", she said.
Jeni Landers, a 29-year-old American who has lived in Paris for 18 months, said: "I consider myself a serious feminist and I think part of being a woman is to be proud of my body. There was nothing vulgar about this; it was just like going to a dance class.'' click for more