Dallas has a love affair with creative ingenuity and decadence, and there are no better exemplars than Douglas Little and Dita Von Teese, who’ve both made multiple appearances in the area. Little, an artist, visual interpreter, fragrance alchemist, and founder of Heretic Parfums, discovered his muse in Ms. Von Teese, a fêted burlesque artiste with multiple brands to her name including fragrance and haute couture.

BY TERRI PROVENCAL