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How to Dress Mod 1960's Style

Have you ever wondered how  Brigitte Bardot, Pattie Boyd, and Twiggy got their iconic 1960’s look?

The 1960’s were an iconic era for fashion and make-up in a cultural movement that became known as ‘ 376 more words


Iggy the Eskimo - The Girl Who Captured the Spirit of the '60s

Iggy the Eskimo; a friend, a model and a possible love interest of Syd Barrett graced the Swinging London’s Scene in the 1960s. Yet, she vanished from the scene as abruptly as she arrived on it, and her figure remained engulfed in mystery… 1,148 more words

Syd Barrett

Ridley Road by Jo Bloom - Independent on Sunday Review

Ridley Road by Jo Bloom, book review: An ambitious, but not wholly successful debut

Bloom has found an episode in London’s history that should be better known… 489 more words

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