With wings, black as night, black as coal, the Raven is a messenger from another world. When it makes, its presence known to you, a mysterious flight of dark romance and beaconing confidence is received. There is no sense of time as the raven lives in the void of the moment. Simultaneously, watching as he tilts his head while sitting above in a tree, he never loses track of the hours as it feels nothing of the sting of things lost as he waits for time.
There is a moment of darkness before beauty is created, a beauty that can effortlessly breathe life from one to another – in fact, these experiences can easily live beyond another. An experience such as this, can cleverly be felt through the bespoke eye of Isabelle Nguyen, Owner and Milliner behind All Ginned Up.
A woman that wears this luxury from such a strong collection embodies an authentic truth to their inner madness. She knows her attributes and displays them boldly while emphasizing the courage to reinvent herself. This woman joyfully embraces danger as an antidote to dull monotony. Such an ambition may remind us of the heroes of history and legend, and of Aristotle’s claim that the brave man is inspired by a conception of the noble. Yet it is arguably a somewhat meretricious courage that exists primarily to display its own charm. Instead of courage being mustered in order to pursue an independent desirable object, a goal is sought or manufactured to serve as a pretext for courage.
There is a magical unexplained force that exudes from Isabelle’s Birdmad Girl millinery design. Perhaps if comes forth from its tear shaped base, adorned with the finest French tulle lace, black bird wings, and a feather bloom, among a strip of feather quills. A design such as this, flies within a world of mystery capturing the grandeur side of luxury and beauty.
‘Birdmad Girl’ Bespoke Millinery c/o All Ginned Up
Voodoo Vixen ‘Dita’ Dress c/o Unique Vintage
Marble Gloss in ‘Eartha’ c/o Ultra-Vixen Cosmetics
Trasparenze Pennac Back-Seam Hosiery c/o Heels & Toes Inc.
Kate Spade Patent High Heels
Illustration created by Visual Artist, Tony Vilche Serra