Incroyable suit (image 1) | French | late 1790s | silk, copper | Bonhams Auction House | June 2014/Lot 538 | Extremely rare; only a handful still survive
Les Incroyables meaning "incredible" describing men in the 1800's who dressed extravagantly , had shaggy unkept hair
John Galliano “Les Incroyables”, London, 1984
The Pirate Collection - Vivienne Westwood: a retrospective - Fashion Week 2013
Vivienne Westwood - Pirates Vivienne Westwood's first runway show presented at…
Haysi Fantayzee. I had hair extensions from Antenna. Mine weren't quite as showy as these.
Reading Treasure: Gisela Röder's History of Fashion 1790s France - Incroyables and Merveilleuses
Incroyable and Merveilleuse. Source: B.Latouche, a well documented website on the revolutionary times.