Pour résumer...

Que c'est bon de voir du beau !

 

 

 

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“Up a flight of stairs, at the back of a leafy courtyard off the rue

Saint-Honoré in Paris, the apartment where Robespierre once lived

is now a showroom for intricate eighteenth-century-style

embroidery…”

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Silk taffetas are embroidered with gold thread…

inspired by 18th century court costumes

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The Napoleonic Bee with silk and gold threads…

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“The house of Lesage (successor to the House of Michonet, which

was founded by cousins of the Lesage family in 1868) has

long been famous for its embroideries for haute couture…

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