MCM: James Purefoy

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Reasons to love James Purefoy:

1) THE MAN HAS SWAGGER.

James Purefoy in Vanity Fair

James Purefoy in “Vanity Fair”

2) He looks damn good in *tightly* *fitted* Regency attire.

James Purefoy in Beau Brummell | zoearcher.tumblr.com

James Purefoy in Beau Brummell | zoearcher.tumblr.com

James Purefoy in Beau Brummell | thecultureconcept.com

James Purefoy in Beau Brummell | thecultureconcept.com

3) He owned Rome with his snarky, cocky performance of Mark Antony.

James Purefoy in Rome | toppixautographs.com

James Purefoy in Rome | toppixautographs.com

4) He rocks eyeliner.

James Purefoy in Rome | reddit.com

James Purefoy in Rome | reddit.com

5) He can flirt and spar with the best of them:

You’re welcome.

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Kendra has been a fixture in the online costuming world since the late 1990s. Her website, Démodé Couture, is one of the most well-known online resources for historical costumers. In the summer of 2014, she published a book on 18th-century wig and hair styling. Kendra is a librarian at a university, specializing in history and fashion. She’s also an academic, with several articles on fashion history published in research journals.

5 Responses

  1. Marianne

    Can anyone recommend some video footage of that swagger? (as in ‘such’ scene) It’s only for research for historical dancing styles, honest! ;)

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  2. clara

    Oh just found this post about one of my favourite men!
    But really, James as Beau Brummell is a delight. Specially those dressing scenes, damnnnnnnnn…. And yep, his Mark Antony still gives me quite the naughty dreams… ahem, what was I saying?

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