Fashion Snap!: Incredibly Chic Bully Protection

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From Imgur: "This kid at my school makes his own scale mail, wears it to school, and refuses to take it off when asked by the teachers." Among the comments: "It protects his virginity," "You're all laughing now, but wait until the school band starts playing 'The Rains of Castamere,'" and "The teachers must know resistance is Feudal." I think he ... See the Rest

Hot Look of the Day: Rococo-Loco TP Wigs

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My Favorite Picture from Last Night

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That's me having a quiet moment with the legendary Deven Green. The picture is slightly blurry, but then I look my best when things are slightly blurry. I'm only sorry you can't see the amazing detailing on her outfit. Bitch JUST SHOWED UP in full Victorian mourning drag. She wasn't a paid extra. There was no Deven Green photo booth. She just went ... See the Rest

Hot Look of the Day

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A Japanese samurai in colorful armor (that looks like an old Kenzo sweater from the '80s I once had) by Baron Raimund Von Stillfried, circa 1865–1875. I love the chonmage hairdo where the front of the head is shaved while the remaining mullet is bound up in a bun or topknot to keep a samurai's helmet on his head. As a man whose receding hairline ... See the Rest

Know Your Edwardian Courtesans

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From Wikipedia: "Geneviève 'Ginette' Lantelme (born Mathilde Fossey; 1887-1911) was a French actress, socialite and courtesan, best known as the mistress of Alfred Edwards, from whose yacht she fell to her death in July 1911. At fourteen she was one of the lures at her mother's brothel, but soon became an acclaimed Paris actress. Theatregoers ... See the Rest

Gorgeous Edwardian Street Style

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From Daily Mail: "Street blogging may be considered to be a modern phenomenon, but a series of images unearthed by Kensington and Chelsea Libraries prove that the practice may date as far back as the early 1900’s. The Library service has published several wonderful images by the late amateur photographer Edward Linley Sambourne, who was also the ... See the Rest

Hot Look of the Day: The World’s Oldest It-Bag

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FAAAABULOUS. Loveitneeditwantit. The world's oldest purse (circa 2,500 BC) may have been discovered at an excavation site Leipzig, Germany. Although the leather or fabric has long since disappeared, the gorgeous row after row of studded dog teeth remain. Yes, apparently dog tooth accessories were all the rage among among Stone Age fashionistas. And ... See the Rest

Extremely Retro Hot Look of the Day

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Christopher Plummer as the Incan ruler Atahuallpa in The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969). I like the above-the-calflets he's sporting. (via blitzkriegblop) ... See the Rest