Swinging Sixties fashion shows

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Following on from my 1950s fashions post, here are some brilliant video clips from the 1960s. The first clip is great for a walk down Memory Lane as it features the mini-kilt, my favourite in 1966. I bought my mini-kilt from C&A (Coats and ‘Ats as it was known in my family). My dad went…… Continue reading Swinging Sixties fashion shows

Interesting Interview with Twiggy

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Following on from Swinging Sixties Icons this is an interesting interview with Lesley Hornby aka Twiggy in which she hints at a movie career. https://youtu.be/Y1uNxKKLnok And we all know what happened next. https://youtu.be/SHba06Y8TA0 But I couldn’t remember if Twiggy had made any other films, so quick Wiki search to see what else she was in:…… Continue reading Interesting Interview with Twiggy

Swinging Sixties Icons

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If you enjoyed Swinging 60s Models and Swinging Sixties fashion shows you’ll probably like these films of Swinging Sixties icons too. Mary Quant Some rather odd footwear included in this collection along with the iconic flower logo. https://youtu.be/SB5eIfHXkWQ Twiggy Lots of big smiles from Twiggy and even more from Justin. https://youtu.be/0SbQrNtMFeI Julie Christie The Oscar…… Continue reading Swinging Sixties Icons

Moped fashion!

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I’ve always thought that riding a moped was one step up from riding a lawnmower but it looks like I’ve been missing out! This Raleigh ‘Wisp’ moped was put through its paces in 1967 by two obvious enthusiasts who’ve carefully selected their outfits for the occasion. https://youtu.be/5HIjFHZSPEo If you click onto the Online Bicycle Museum…… Continue reading Moped fashion!