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blessed be the queen

24 May 2009

Author : maxime-buechi

“Queen Isabella … introduced the ‘garments of the grand neckline,’ where the dress was open to the navel. This fashion eventually led to the application of rouge to freely display nipples, those ‘little apples of paradise’ to placing diamond-studded rings or small caps on them, even piercing them and passing gold chains through them decorated with diamonds, possibly to demonstrate the youthful resilience of the bosom.”


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