The Ecstasy of Being – The Marchesa Luisa Casati reawakened in modern times

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If style were judged by the labor of romance, one cupid might be best remembered for stealing the hearts of Europeans and all else who gazed into her glamour. The Marchesa Luisa Casati of early 20th century Italy found herself by embracing not only independence and passion, but the love of self so desperately missing from today’s fast-paced, cosmetically-driven world.