Ladies and castellans, jesters and players, poets and minstrels… Dressed up in gloudy and lively clothes while enjoying courtly life and medieval jousts.
Feudal lords, counts, bishops, cavaliers, paladins, kings and emperors. Charlemagne and his descendants. Men-at-arms with fancy and shining armours, flags in the wind and colorful standards.
Middle Ages is not that dark and cruel period we can think of. Quite the opposite, it’s been an epoch rich of arts, culture and color. Of which France was one of the highest examples; a mesmerising land made of fascinating countrysides and villages, churches and castles.
A world which was reviving after the Western Roman empire collapse; and heading to a glorious future. A world that lives today in the miniatures and the decorations survived time, weather and French revolution damages.
We imagined to transfer these little, yet magnificent art masterpieces on swim trunks for men. Et voilà: