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"How much?" The high end Vintage buys and are they worth it?

When buying a vintage piece – an original, interesting one-off wonder – how much does the price sway your decision?

We all love a cheap find in a chazza shop, or the Beyond Retro sale but what about when you do have the cash to splash? 592 more words

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Inspirational Images: Sheer Geniuses

“What are Vidal Sassoon, Barbara Daly and Ossie Clark doing in Vogue studios? Vidal did the hair, Barbara the make-up, Ossie designed the dress … Lipstick matched to the flowers in Celia Birtwell’s printed chiffon. 33 more words

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Preen Inspired by David Hockney

Design duo Preen drew on David Hockney‘s painting ‘A Bigger Splash‘ in creating swimwear and clothing for their resort collection 2014. They invited us into the studio to show us how they transformed Hockney’s painting with its hot LA light and inviting pool into a fashion ‘romance of a dream of an ideal’.

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Blog 49: Is Yellow my colour ? Well it is now. A work of art with inspiration sewn in.

A beautiful shirt dress by Ossie Clark (London 1969 -74) and on display at the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery.  So much inspiration out there.

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