a local business owner....or as Columbia's Mardi Gras queen. I was delighted to find her outside one of her shops on Valentine's Day, wearing this wonderful dress. She'd just purchased it in New York, she told me, thinking it would be the perfect thing to wear to the What's Love show, which was set for later that night.
burlesque. I must say, I will never look at passementerie in quite the same way again.