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5 Fashion Trends Inspired By The French Revolution

Once the Terror was finally over, the survivors felt the need to celebrate and live life to the full. The following years were marked by an outbreak of luxury, decadence, and even silliness. But the past couldn’t be easily forgotten. Perhaps it was the need to exorcise it that prompted many women to create and

Madame Tallien

Passionate and headstrong, rich and kind, impulsive and beautiful, Madame Tallien was very much a product of her time, and lived her life to the full, doing what she pleased without caring what other people thought about her. Born Juana María Ignazia Teresa de Cabarrús y Galabert in Madrid on the 31st July 1773, she