Day 337: Joan of Arc

  On May 30, 1431 in Rouen, France, Joan of Arc died. Joan of Arc was born in France and through divine guidance led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years’ War. Her demise came when she was captured by the Burgundians and was sold to the English. They then put…

Day 303: Joseph Ducreux/ Archaic Rap (MEME Week)

Today is the final day of MEME Week on Theme Me. I feel that I could almost go on forever re-creating these, but the fun had to end some day, and that day is today. So for my final MEME costume of the week, I have re-created the Joseph Ducreux Archaic Rap MEME. Joseph Ducreux…

Day 113: Brigitte Bardot

Revlon are holding a truth or dare competition where they are asking people to attempt the Brigitte Bardot winged eye-liner look. So I took it one further and dressed as Brigitte Bardot. Today is Jean Claude Van Damme’s birthday, and if I can’t dress up as him (because tied back hair and a wife-beater will just make me look…

Day 17: Bastille Day

La Fête Nationale! (Happy Bastille Day! – thanks Google translate) The national holiday of France. As you can see, I’ve gone with a generic stereotypical French man look for this festive day. The pièce de résistance being the raspberry beret (the kind that you get from a second-hand store) that was purchased in France (but not from…