Pompadour Chic!

Spotted on various fashion magazines lately these lovely floral brocart mules by Prada make me think instantly of the 18th century’s paintings of Fragonard or Boucher, especially the fantastic portrait of Madame de Pompadour, King Louis XV favorite and a fashion heroine avant l’heure!….

Floral mules by Prada

Detail of the portrait of Madame de Pompadour by Francois Boucher