Τρίτη, 8 Φεβρουαρίου 2011

Marchesa Luisa Casati

Marchesa Luisa Casati is the inspiration behind the Marchesa fashion brand. Born in 1881 the Italian heiress and femme fatale. Her clothing were costumes and her jewellery live snakes. She lived her life to the fullest but died poor,rumours claimed that she searched in garbage for feathers to decorate her hair.



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  1. Yeah, you can definitely see from the pictures that she had a theatrical sense of style. I especially like the last drawing/painting of her ensemble - the colors are eerie, but it still looks fierce and fashionable!

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  2. She was fierce!She walked around with cheetahs and wore live snakes!Still I think she is a tragic figure...

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