Marie-Jeanne Rose Bertin (1747 – 1813) was a French milliner and dressmaker to Queen Marie Antoinette. She was the first celebrated French fashion designer and is in my opinion a genious!! I would have loved to wear one of her creations! She doesn't get enough credit.
Rose Bertin (1747-1813), French Milliner and Dressmaker to Marie Antoinette, she was the first celebrated French fashion designer and is credited with bringing fashion to the forefront of popular culture.