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"Queen Of France" by Royal

When Imad-Roy El-Amine isn’t spinning as one half of SoySauce, he’s making “conscious pop” as Royal. The Silver Lake denizen recently leaked his new single, “Queen Of France,” as a follow-up to his debut EP… 56 more words


Sunday Rewind: 7/13 -- 7/19

Travel + Wedding + Friends = not enough time to get a post out each day. Don’t think I wasn’t listening, though.

Here’s the good stuff from this past week. 188 more words


Born on this day in Fashion History: Rose Bertin, July 2, 1747

Happy birthday to Marie Antoinette’s premiere marchande de modes, Rose Bertin, born on this day in 1747. Bertin’s meteoric rise to success began in 1772, when she opened her own shop, after having apprenticed to a… 668 more words

Fashion History

Spotlight: Mary Tudor, Queen of France and Duchess of Suffolk

Name: Mary Tudor / Mary Brandon

Title/s: Queen of France / Dowager Queen of France / Duchess of Suffolk / Princess of England

Birth / Death: 295 more words


Traveling Through History of Art

Maria Antoinette was born on November 2, 1755, in Vienna. She was the youngest daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I. She was described at her birth as “a completely healthy archduchess”.  206 more words

Joyful Wonder

Special Resonance - Versailles

This month’s “Special Resonance” feature is on the Palace of Versailles. Originally a hunting lodge owned by king Louis XIII, the lodge was transformed over time and became home to the French royal court in 1692 and was home to three successive French kings who each added their own additions to the palace. 486 more words

King Louis