Takes two to tango! Tess Daly shows off her long legs in daring double split dress as joins elegant Claudia Winkleman at Strictly launch
Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman are the charismatic double act who bring their irresistible charm to Strictly Come Dancing every year.
And the presenters stole the Glitter Ball trophy for style as they waltzed into the show's launch at the BBC Broadcasting House in London on Monday.
Tess, 48, oozed confidence as she showcased her long legs in a daring double split dress while Claudia, 45, looked effortlessly elegant in a Bardot ruffled frock.
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It's a ten! Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly stole the Glitter Ball trophy for style as they waltzed into the show's launch at the BBC Broadcasting House in London on Monday
The golden-haired beauty also put on a busty display in the strapless garment, which was cinched at the waistline with a skinny belt.
Tess dazzled in glittery sky-scraper high heels, she drew attention to her envy-inducing limbs.
At the height of glamour, the presenter ensured she commanded attention with heavy make-up and carefully controlled waves which bounced off her shoulders.
Keep on dancing: Tess, 48, oozed confidence as she showcased her long legs in a daring double split dress while Claudia, 45, looked effortlessly elegant in a Bardot ruffled frock
What a dazzling pair! The presenting pair looked closer than ever as they cosied up to each other at the launch
Striking: Tess dazzled in glittery sky-scraper high heels, she drew attention to her envy-inducing limbs
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Giving us a sneak peak of what to expect on this season's series, the Strictly Come Dancing cast whipping us into a fashion frenzy as they sashayed down the red carpet.
Amongst them were hosts Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly. Whilst Claudia sported a navy flounced dress, Tess donned a black jumpsuit in a look put together for her by stylist James Yardley.
Wearing the statement strapless split leg Halston Heritage all-in-one, her look was accessorised with a pair of Aquazurra heels and Stephen Webster earrings.
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It was no surprise that Claudia proved inseparable from her pal Tess, with the duo making their entrance together hand-in-hand.
The brunette beauty looked picture perfect when she waltzed into the ballroom in towering stilettos, in the same shade of deep blue as her frock.
Pulling out all the stops, the television sensation opted for dramatic make-up and wore her glossy locks in a loosely-tousled style.
Chilling: It was no surprise that Claudia proved inseparable from her pal Tess, with the duo making their entrance together hand-in-hand
Loving life: The pals continued their high-spirited display as they strutted out of the venue together
Stand out: Claudia caught the eye in a fuchsia pink heel earlier in the day as she headed into the studio
The presenting pair went to town on the glamour, following their casual entrance into the BBC studios.
Earlier on in the day, Claudia caught the eye in a fuchsia pink heel which she teamed with a simple black dress while Tess looked sensational in a grey form-fitting frock.
The Strictly launch comes after the full line-up for the 2017 series was confirmed last week.
Journalist and anchor Charlotte Hawkins, 42, first announced that she was competing for the glitterball trophy on her home show of Good Morning Britain.
Great pals! She wrapped her arm affectionately around the irresistibly charming Bruno Tonioli as they caught up ahead of the Strictly launch
After teasing audiences with a big announcement since the beginning of the show, Charlotte enthusiastically revealed: 'The breaking news is we can announce the 11th contestant to join 'Strictly' is...me!'
Soon afterwards Holby City star Chizzy Akudolu was also confirmed - following her dramatic exit from the soap as heart surgeon Mo Effanga earlier this year.
Rounding off the exciting day, Debbie, Paralympic athlete Jonnie Peacock and singer Alexandra Burke were later announced as the celebrities completing the 2017 line-up.
Stunning: The brunette beauty looked effortlessly elegant in her simple black dress as she grabbed hold of a crewmember
GB sprinter Jonnie, 24, is the first ever disabled contestant to appear on the show, and admitted he hopes to 'change the stigma' of disabilities with viewers.
The group join first celebrity to be announced Mollie, TV chef Simon Rimmer, comedians Brian Conley and Susan Calman, and JLS' Aston Merrygold.
Joe McFadden, Reverend Richard Coles, Gemma Atkinson, Ruth Langsford and Davood Ghadami have also been confirmed for the new series.
Meanwhile Latin and Ballroom champion Shirley Ballas has been drafted in to replace head judge Len Goodman, who bid farewell to the show last year.
Keeping it casual: She brought casual glamour to the streets of London as she prepared for the big night ahead of her
Killer heels: Hot on her heels was Tess, who showcased her sensational figure in the form-fitting grey frock, which featured billowing sleeves for added elegance
She's got style: The presenter dressed up her casual ensemble with a pair of sky-high metallic stilettos
Hands-on: She looked utterly relaxed as she awaited the evening's launch
There she goes! Mollie, 30, stole the limelight in decadent yellow minidress dripping in sequins and tassels as she shimmied her way down the red carpet for the Strictly Come Dancing launch on Monday
Ready to rumble! Hot on her heels was soap star Gemma Atkinson, who enthusiastically perched herself on Brian Conley as they made their way down the ramp
Loving it: Gemma looked absolutely flawless in her striking red number as suited and booted Brian carried her along
Multi-talented: Alexandra Burke was clearly keen on diverting her attention from singing to dancing, as she hinted at what was to come while stepping out at the launch with Jonnie Peacock
Sensational: The former X Factor winner donned a heavily tasselled coral coloured dress which worked wonders for her gym-honed figure
Executing: Stunning in an eye-catching blue dress, the TV star set the mood for Coles who did his best to follow her lead with some moves of his own
Hot stuff! Ruth Langsford left her husband Eamonn Holmes behind at ITV studios as she put on a fun display with Davood Ghadami
Giving it all she's got! Magician's assistant Debbie McGee proved to be every inch the minx when it was her turn to perform alongside Susan Calman and Aston Merrygold
Ones to beat? Chizzy Akudolu and Simon Rimmer brought the fire as they put on a lively display
Fighting for the win: The Holby City actress was clearly keen to demonstrate her moves as Simon displayed his own
Pucker up: The 58-year-old was clearly in the mood as she showered Aston with kisses on the cheek alongside comedian Susan, who was decked out in a shimmery purple attire
Sex appeal: Chizzy looked red hot in the plunging number which hugged onto her sensational curves
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