episode #116 style icons

The "fashion leaders" of past generations were those in the very highest society-royalty, aristocrats, and their wives and mistresses, such as Napoleon's wife Josephine,  the Prince Regent, the famous Beau Brummel, King Edward VII and his elegant wife Alexandra and many of his mistresses (Madame Standish of Paris, who was the first to wear the… Continue reading episode #116 style icons

episode #114 feminine elegance II

Carmen Dell'Orefice Having Tea by Lilian Bassman in 1950 Spoken word Maya Angelou: Phenomenal Woman Music Nicole Kidman, Jim Broadbent, Caroline O'Connor, Natalie Mendoza and Lara Mulcahy: Sparkling Diamonds Montefiori Cocktail: Gipsy Woman Friendly Fires: White Diamonds Beck: Diamond Dog Shirley Bassey: Diamonds Are Forever Nina Simone: See Line Woman Ella Fitzgerald: Top Hat, White… Continue reading episode #114 feminine elegance II

episode #113 feminine elegance

John William Waterhouse The Lady of Shalott Spoken word William Shakespeare, Eileen Atkins as Emilia in Othello ‘If wives do fall’ Music Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mýa and P!nk: Lady Marmelade Caro Emerald: Coming Back As a Man The Isley Brothers: That Lady Joe Esposito: Lady, Lady, Lady Amy Winehouse: You Know Im No Good… Continue reading episode #113 feminine elegance