démodéadjective: old fashioned, out of style, unfashionable [from French, the past participle of démoder "to go out of fashion," from mode "fashion"].
THE EUGENIE PROJECT
Recreating the Portrait of the Empress Eugenie Surrounded by Her Maids of Honor (1855)
Best in Show, Costume Con 26 Historical Masquerade (2008)
In which a very crazy group of costumers decided to recreate the Portrait of the Empress Eugenie Surrounded by her Maids of Honor (1855) by Franz Xaver Winterhalter.
Our Goal: to visually reproduce the painting, using as historically accurate materials and methods as possible given time and budgetary constraints.