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Toronto Style & Fashion Calendar: January 28 - February 3

Do you have an extra $500 lying around? Nope, neither do I. But hypothetically, if you did, you could buy yourself a ticket to the swanky… 266 more words

Toronto Style & Fashion Calendar

The Mini-skirt - considering Sixties style

Last week I wrote about the sixties shift dress. This was stimulated by hearing that Mary Quant had become a Dame in the New Year Honours. 509 more words

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The little shift dress - considering Sixties style

The origins of the 1960s shift dress lie in the 1920s when the short, usually sleeveless, shapeless and simplified dress allowed women to “shift” around, whether in terms of work, sports or dancing. 559 more words

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Dame Commander Mary Quant

Mary Quant, famous for her miniskirt designs as well as popularising hot pants in the late sixties cements her place as a fashion icon. Now, at the age of 80, she has become a… 29 more words

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