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Mini Skirts

The mini (a skirt with the hem line at mid-thigh, or not more than 10cm below the butt)is usually given a birth-date of 1964, when Mary Quant began selling them in her “Bazaar” shop in London’s King’s Road. 568 more words

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Iconic Items of the 20th Century

The 20th Century was a fashion BOOM. From the creation of the Coco Chanel signature jacket (1925) to the Versace neon collection in 1991! The rise of youth subcultures had a major impact on fashion in the 20th century and still today. 404 more words


busy (sewing) bee

So the super hero guinea pig has apparently been easy to guess, which I am very happy with as I had been worried it might just look like a fat mouse. 296 more words

La minigonna e la sua storia - 2 Fashion Sisters

Oggi voglio parlarvi di una piccola-grande rivoluzione che ha scandalizzato il mondo: la minigonna.
La minigonna è nata nel 1963 e sua madra è la a stilista inglese Mary Quant. 25 more words

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The politics of the miniskirt- ''50 years of a Fashion/Gender/Political Revolution''

Early Twentieth-Century Skirts and Sowing the Seeds of Change

While the miniskirt may have existed as long as civilization has, it is probably only recently that it has evoked powerful political and cultural implications. 1,142 more words

Fashion Inspiration

Can almost hear the fun that I should be having. Instead of all this dreaming...

(Coat & Dress: Zara, Tights: Mary Quant, Shoes: Orla Kiely, Bag: Lulu Guinness, Necklace: Kasabian)

Today I am wearing an art inspired dress in bold colours. 66 more words

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