Design Your Own Marie Antoinette–Style Wig with the V&A’s Addictive New Game
A computer generated Marie Antoinette themed wig design game? We thought you’d never ask! Via hyperallergic:
More so than the mulleted glam rockers of the 1980s or the beehive-wearing divas of the ’60s, 18th-century Europeans were the queens of Big Hair. It’s rare that a contemporary hairdresser gets to create something as elaborate as the sky-high sculptural wigs worn by Marie Antoinette and friends.
Read more from hyperallergic here and play the game here!
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