Later in the 1940's after Leigh had left the firm, she was part of the French Resistance in WWII, and became an SOE a Special Operations Executive. Sadly she was caught in 1943 and later executed in Germany the next year.
This one above is my favorite! I'm telling you, light colored straw with dark veiling gets me every time!
Here again, so pretty!
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