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Pink Marie Art, Oklahoma Cupcake Bar and Vintage gowns

Modern Marie Art: Check out this fun Etsy Illustrator Leilani Joy (whose portfolio of fun fashion-y, anime inspired portraits are worth a look-see.) Prettiness at BHLDN The vintage-loving geniuses who brought you Anthropologie began a special occasion dress line (and … Continue reading

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Stay at Versailles, gorgeous lingerie and getting Marie Antoinette’s Hair

Good morning, Lovelies. Here’s another compilation of all the news a lady of worth can use. First off, the Palace of Versailles has finally figured out that people will pay large sums of money to stay at the palace of … Continue reading

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High tea, Rocophilia, Android Marie, and one more fabulous Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume!

Hello, lovelies. Ready for the weekend? Not before I send you all the news that’s fit for a queen. Today’s links travel world and includes everything from hot pink hair, to 18th century robots to events worth planning a trip … Continue reading

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Marie and the Day of the Dead!

Marie’s gruesome death has defined her for some and inspired others. Here’s another art piece — this one in honor of Halloween.

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Let them send cards! And hang Halloween art!

Don’t forget: there’s still time to celebrate a Happy Halloween Marie-style. Hang this gothic, big-eyed Marie for your party decor (from Strangeling on Etsy): Or send a card (Isn’t sending Marie, sending the very best?) Try this adorable masquerade Marie … Continue reading

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Marie Antoinette And Zombies!

It was only a matter of time. There is, if you so please, a Marie Antoinette zombie t-shirt. In the illustration by Anita Inverarity, the Queen’s neck and body is stitched up like a Nightmare Before Christmas character and she … Continue reading

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Scary Antoinette: Dark Art Inspired by the Queen

It’s October and if you’re looking for a break from vampires and pumpkins, you can turn to our dear Marie, who has inspired  these darker art pieces that fit well with the season. Marie As Vampire: Marie as the undead: … Continue reading

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Exhibits of note for 18th Century-o-philes

Here are some more 18th century events from around the country if you are in these areas in the next few weeks. 1. Fashioning Fashion: European Dress in Detail, 1700-1915, October 2, 2010–April 3, 2011, Los Angeles Country Museum of … Continue reading

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Marie tells a reader how to be gorgeous, stay slim, and how to have her cake and eat it too

In this Sunday Series, Marie Antoinette takes a break from her other wordly duties to guide mortals on their Earthly way. To send Marie your own question or dilemma, write to whatwouldmarieantoinettedo at gmail dot com. My Dearest Queen, Despite … Continue reading

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Ballets! Exhibits! Mark your calendars for Marie Events!

Love Marie? I’ve tried to compile a range of events around the country for educatin’ and enculturatin’. Take a look. (And if you know of one I’ve missed, please share). 1. Oct. 29-30, Conference: Fictions of Art History, Clark, Williamston, … Continue reading

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