Marchesa Luisa Casati: A European socialite of the early 1900′s who’s theatrical living and over-the-top wardrobe makes her a relevant icon of today. From turbans to fur-trimmed robes (which she wore with nothing underneath) she had style, presence and a great impact on fashion. Seen walking exotic animals down the streets and having nude male servants covered in gold leaf, she lived in a world of fantasy. A fantasy that inspired artists and designers to create…

Marchesa Luisa Casati from Silent Storyteller

Tilda Swinton as Marchesa Luisa Casati for Vogue Italia