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70s movers and shakers

Chloë Sevigny channels 1970s David Bowie in new Miu Miu ads

Could Chloë Sevigny be channelling David Bowie? Naturally, this thought crossed our minds when we spotted the thoroughly soignée Sevigny modelling for Miu Miu’s autumn/ winter ad campaign, hair styled à la David Bowie on his Diamond Dogs tour of … Continue reading

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Mr Freedom, pop 70s fashion label, celebrated in fabulous new book

When word got out that Paul Gorman has written a tribute to Tommy Roberts, groover and shaker on the 70s fashion scene (and beyond), we couldn’t wait to flag it up on our blog. Paul’s new book, Mr Freedom – … Continue reading

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Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton and Gucci boogie back to the 70s!

We can’t help but notice that the 70s are back big time on planet fashion, with Marc Jacobs, Jacobs for Louis Vuitton and Gucci all paying homage in their spring/summer 2011 collections. The intoxicating, high-octane glamour of Yves Saint Laurent’s … Continue reading

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Frantic times with Frances Lynn, Celia Birtwell and Amanda Lear

When we were researching our book 70s Style & Design we often wished we could have sampled the early ’70s scene at first hand. Oh to have hung out with hippie acid-freak drag queens the Cockettes in San Francisco, and … Continue reading

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Two more style icons for the price of one…

Courtesy of Mr Marabelli again, here we have Debbie Harry and the fabulous Joey Arias partying at Fiorucci back in the day. Joey and his friend the late, great Klaus Nomi famously grooved to the B-52’s in the windows of … Continue reading

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How cute is Brooke?

Brooke Shields gets her sleeve signed by Andy Warhol at Fiorucci’s New York store some time in the disco-era 70s, as snapped by Fio’s graphic designer extraordinaire Franco Marabelli. And keeping with the Italian theme, we’d like to announce that … Continue reading

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