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Medieval and Renaissance beauties in engravings

Medieval and Renaissance beauties in engravings

Lady Clementina Augusta Wellington Villiers (1824–58). Medieval and Renaissance beauties in engravings

Medieval and Renaissance beauties in engravings is a gallery of British Queens. In the Medieval times children from royal and noble families were married at a young age. Usually girls were as young as 12 when they married, and boys as young as 14. The first recorded age-of-consent law dates back 800 years. In 1275, in England, Westminster 1 statute, made it a misdemeanor to “ravish” a “maiden within age,” whether with or without her consent. “Within age” was the age of marriage, which at the time was 12 years of age. There were authorities who claimed that consent could take place earlier. For many noble-born or royal women, marriage often took place at a young age. There are many instances or very young girls being betrothed and married under the age of 10 years old.
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Christian Dior et la Russie

Christian Dior et la Russie

Christian Dior et la Russie

Christian Dior et la Russie is the story of a man who crosses Russia, from Moscow to Irkutsk, to warn the Tsar’s brother of the Tartar invasion. Both love story and epic novel, the book is Michael Strogoff by Jules Verne, and it sat by the bedside of a young Christian Dior as he dreamed of adventures, like any boy his age and, through literature, lost himself on the wild Siberian plains. Fashion House Christian Dior was headed by the young fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, and to bring Paris fashion just for five days to the Soviet Union behind the Iron Curtain – was his extravagant idea. In 1959, the French couturier sent to Moscow 12 models with 120 couture dresses for a first parade of the fashion house in the Russian capital. During three days, 11,000 people visited the famous Moscow club Les ailes du soviet seeing the collection. The pictures of that event are the golden age of fashion, where the silhouette of women were incredibly feminine.

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Miss Teen Planet 2013 Anastasia Sivova

Miss Teen Planet 2013 Anastasia Sivova

12-year-old Miss Teen Planet 2013 Anastasia Sivova

Miss Teen Planet 2013 Anastasia Sivova lives in Tula, Russia. Anastasia (Nastya for short) is 13 years old, but she is the winner of different beauty contests. In her collection – the awards and diplomas of the international competitions in Russia, Spain, Tunisia, the forum “Gifted Children”, Festival of Culture and Arts, Little Miss WORLD 2011. And finally, Little Miss and Little Mister Planet 2013, which took place on Bulgarian Black Sea Coast.
Children from 15 countries arrived in Burgas – the second-largest city on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast to take part in the 8th edition of the international child contest for beauty and talent – Little Miss and Little Mister Planet 2013. “It was one of the most exciting competitions in my life and a lot of the contestants were worth to be crowned. I was terribly worried, as I represented Russia. Actually, for us, including my grandmother, these contests are mostly a hobby and in the future I do not plan the modeling business” – said Anastasia.
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Innovative photographer Richard Avedon

Innovative photographer Richard Avedon

Innovative photographer Richard Avedon

Innovative photographer Richard Avedon
Photography lovers know the name of Richard Avedon as an innovative photographer who was endowed with great talent, the founder of a new genre of photography. He was able to feel his model and frame very subtly. His portrait is not just a picture printed on a sheet of paper, it is the world inside of man. Richard Avedon discovered black-and-white photographs, he was able to accurately convey the feelings, emotions, character and inner beauty with just two colors. Truly magical sensuality and sincerity of his portraits is fascinating and attracts the eye, photographed by him people in the portraits look even more realistic than sometimes in life. The work of Richard Avedon is indisputable classics and top photography craftsmanship.
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Russian beadwork artist and jeweler Olga Orlova

Russian bead-work artist and jeweler Olga Orlova

Necklace “Queen Of The Garden”. Handmade by Russian bead-work artist and jeweler Olga Orlova

Russian bead-work artist and jeweler Olga Orlova
Born in St. Petersburg, the beautiful young craftswoman Olga Orlova possesses ancient techniques of embroidery. In particular, silk embroidery, gold-work embroidery, pearl sewing, and etc. Her embroidery is a complex artwork of high-level, and not necessarily on ancient motifs. The usual time she needs for creating one piece of artful bead-work is approximately two months. Creating any decoration the artist usually uses various materials, for instance, for this beautiful necklace “Queen Of The Garden” (in the above photo) she used: boulder opals, larimars, Swarovski crystal, pearls. In addition to jewelry, Olga Orlova makes elegant handbags, purses, dolls, icons.
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Miss Israel beauty queen Yityish Aynaw

Miss Israel beauty queen Yityish Aynaw

Titi, Miss Israel beauty queen Yityish Aynaw

Miss Israel beauty queen Yityish Aynaw
Born in Chahawit, a small village in northern Ethiopia, Gondar Province in 1992, has become the most beautiful girl. Yityish Aynaw has gone on a remarkable life journey from a little girl playing barefoot in an Ethiopian village to an Israeli beauty queen who’s ready to shine on the world stage. The beautiful girl has become the first from the Ethiopian Israeli immigrant minority to be crowned Miss Israel and the first black Miss Israel winner. Her father died when she was two years old and her mother died eight years later. Heartbroken, she arrived in Israel with her brother to live with their Ethiopian Jewish grandparents.
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Aging gracefully Linda Rodin

Aging gracefully Linda Rodin

Aging gracefully Linda Rodin

Aging gracefully Linda Rodin.
Beautiful 65-year-old Linda Rodin has been in the fashion industry for over 40 years. Her career started in the 1960s, when she was a model, later became a photographer, and then, a stylist. She worked for Victoria’s Secret. Linda is also the founder of Rodinoils (Rodin olio lusso), the company sells a variety of oils to care for face and body, and in fact, Linda is a living advertisement of her company. Linda Rodin is a special woman with striking appearance, style and wisdom. Her philosophy about aging – “First of all it’s not easy getting older. It catches up on you all of a sudden. It’s definitely more interesting to let yourself go through the process than do a bunch of surgery and get addicted to a face that’s not even yours. You can’t chase youth. You’ll just look older with a face lift.” Linda believes that lots of sleep and a good diet are two of the keys to aging gracefully.
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