Category Archives: france
the 1938 film “Marie Antoinette” airs tonight on TCM at 8pm EST.
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marie antoinette died today but her timeless commemoration ranges from kitsch to solemn mass. Continue reading
Bloody Mary’s Hood of Preference So let us wring our hands and shine the flashlight under our chins while your Blog Hostess spins the final chapter of the Tudor England headresses. The Flat Hood is last in the “hood evolution,” … Continue reading
The crescent-shaped French hood, made popular in the cultural zeitgeist again thanks to the popularity of the Tudors in film and on TV is an easy Halloween hairpiece. Continue reading
Eleanor of Aquitaine accompanies her husband Louis VII on the 2nd Crusade only to cheat on him with her uncle, Raymond de Poitiers, en route. Continue reading