the ugly earring

ug‧ly [uhg-lee] offensive to the sense of beauty; displeasing in appearance


“My wife has always dreamt that her beauty would be immortal,” Frederic von Anhalt said, “I would like to show the plastinated body of Zsa Zsa Gabor in the context of a scene in one of her films.”

(from here)


it has been awhile

bianca in turban.

and regarding the famous wedding trouser suit:

“My wedding suit and hat were designed by Yves St Laurent. Everyone thinks I was making a deliberate fashion statement by wearing the jacket without a shirt, but they didn’t realise I was pregnant with Jade when we married. “Yves made the outfit at the beginning of my pregnancy – by the time I married, the shirt was too tight.”