Miu Miu is young, fresh and smart yet keeps its consistent elegance and sophistication. This collection takes historic references from post impressionism and focuses on women from the Moulin rouge and La Goulue. Inspirations of colour and playfulness of the collection have been taken from paintings of Toulouse Lautrec.
Cosmic Visions: The amazing poster art of the UFO Club, London’s psychedelic dungeon
The short-lived UFO Club was a small, pioneering psychedelic club in London that operated from December 1966 to October 1967. It was born as a result of the underground newspaper The International Times’ fabulously successful launch party at the Roundhouse on October 14, 1966, where the early Pink Floyd and Soft Machine performed. IT‘s visionary owners Joe Boyd and John “Hoppy” Hopkins opened the UFO Club in a basement at 31 Tottenham Court Road under Gala Berkeley Cinema on December 23…
430 Kings Road1971 – 1980The hippie movement was still the fashion look of late 1960s London, but this did not inspire Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren, they were more interested in rebellion and in particular 1950s clothing, music and memorabilia.Vivienne began by making Teddy Boy clothes for McLaren and in 1971 they opened Let it ... Continue reading »