Exploring History
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Exploring History

Color portrait of a smiling young woman with dark hair and eyes, wearing large pearl earrings and flowers in her hair. She holds a small black face mask in her hand, partially hiding her chin and neck.

When Creepy Face Masks Were The Coolest Fashion Item

On Wednesdays we wear a visard

Maybe you think late Victorian bustles were stuffy and unflattering, or wonder how hot and sweaty an 18th-century periwig could become on a summer day. Maybe you ponder what women in the 1870s were thinking when they decided wearing taxidermy birds on their heads was a good idea. On a more recent note, maybe you think the…

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Giulia Montanari

Giulia Montanari

Thirty-something public registrar in Italy. Can’t parallel park to save my life. Join Medium with my referral link: https://medium.com/@tanarx/membership