The De La Mora Academy

Bringing Elegance Back

The De La Mora Academy specializes in matters of personal refinement, health and wellness, nutrition, dance, proper etiquette, improving relationships, and more.

At the De La Mora Academy, we believe that much of our golden, traditional elegance has been lost to time and social manipulations. Teachers and role models from that era are long gone but our need for these principles will never change. Social practices may be modified over time, but human nature remains the same. Instead of going against the grain and trying to mold nature into a shape we would prefer, we need to accept it and embrace it. For the world today, that means going back to our roots and relearning our beginnings in order to become the best version of ourselves and to optimize our interaction with the world around us.

Become the greatest version of yourself

Draw people to you and learn excellent poise, better social skills, proper language, and build your confidence. Learn the tools that will make your life easier, enjoyable, and much more rewarding.


Course curriculums are gender specific and are invaluable resources for every lady and gentleman.

Some of our classes include:
• Instruction regarding deportment for ladies of all ages
• Proper etiquette for gentlemen of all ages
• Royal Etiquette
• Elegant poise
• Boosting confidence
• Makeup application & sculpting
• Hair, fragrance, and skincare instruction
• Wardrobe guidance, optical illusions
• Figure accentuations
• Staying fit & having fun
• Calesthenics exercises
• Ballroom & Latin social dancing
• Yoga & meditation
• Zumba
• Proper instruction for every setting and situation
• Dining etiquette & place setting instruction
• Telephone & texting etiquette
• Social networking etiquette
• Online dating etiquette
• Classroom etiquette
• Career etiquette for men
• Minimizing stress & negativity
• Attraction & manifestation principles
• Making introductions and starting conversations
• Addressing others properly
• Making and maintaining healthy friendships
• Healthy plant-based nutrition
• Weight management
• Home economics & childcare
• Developing maturity & responsibility
• Avoiding arrested development
• Speaking & writing properly
• Respecting and being respected by others
• Cultivating strong self-respect
• Maintaining formality
• Mental wellbeing & working through obstacles
• Spiritual healing & expressing oneself
• Maintaining personal & professional boundaries
• Instilling traditional values
• Understanding gender differences and roles
• Learning about societal conditioning & feminism
• Dating as ladies and gentlemen
• Breaking bad habits
• Self-defense classes
• Leading for the gentleman and overcoming rejections
• Promoting warm femininity and proper following for ladies
• Maintaining healthy relationships
• Marital makeovers

…All of this and more!