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By Sarah Jane Downing

ISBN-10: 074781161X

ISBN-13: 9780747811619

The wider Regency interval 1795-1820 stands by myself as a tremendous second in model historical past not like something that went earlier than or after. It used to be the main bare interval in view that old Greece and sooner than the Sixties, and for the 1st time England turned a way impact, specially for menswear, and have become the toast of Paris. With the traditional regime deposed, court docket gown turned secondary and the season through season flux of style as we all know it got here into being, aided and abetted via the proliferation of recent ladies' magazines.

Such an age of revolution and innovation encouraged a flood of models taking impact from every little thing together with the newly came upon treasures of the traditional global, to radical new rules like democracy. It was once an period of contradiction immortalized by way of Jane Austen, who adeptly used the newfound range of favor to brighten up her characters, Wickham's army attractiveness, Mr. Darcy's understated splendor, and omit Tilney's romantic fixation with white muslin.

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Does she do her hair herself? [For more on Kate, see “Global Grooming,” p. ] She’s got a hard job, being scrutinized like that. When I have a bad hair day, my hair just goes in a clip. MC: It’s hard to imagine you having a bad hair day . . JA: In elementary school, I would use a curling iron and end up burning my forehead. I was a closeted hairdresser. I did my mom’s highlights with one of those caps with the holes—I even gave her a perm! I may have had another career if the acting thing hadn’t worked out.

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