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Photograph, black and white, 'Group of Teddy boys - Southend on Sea', by Kevin Lear, Collection Victoria&Albert Museum. ©Kevin Lear CC-BY-NC

"You might have heard of the Teddy Boys, a 1950s rebel youth subculture in Britain characterized by an unlikely style of dress inspired by Edwardian dandies fused with American rock’n roll. They formed gangs from East London to North Kensington and became high profile rebels in the media. But an important sub-subculture of the Teddy Boys, an unlikely female element, has remained all but invisible from historical records. Meet The Teddy Girls."

The Forgotten 1950s Girl Gang

Teddygirls are so cool. Urban working class teenagers from Brititan, directly post-War, who were like proto-punks. Rebels who made their own style.

Teens hangin' out at a park, 1960s....love the big hair!

Vintage Penny Lane, a photo shared by Jimmy Kulick Sr, Hanging out at Pennypack Park, 1965

But while Teddy Boys and Judies may look to you like clean-cut do-gooders… | 17 Vintage Pictures Of Dapper British Teddy Boys And Girls

17 Vintage Pictures Of Dapper British Teddy Boys And Girls

But while Teddy Boys and Judies may look to you like clean-cut do-gooders… | 17 Vintage Pictures Of Dapper British Teddy Boys And Girls

Teddy girls would still dress up in their own drape jackets, rolled-up jeans, flat shoes, tailored jackets with velvet collars and put their feminine spin on the Teddy style with straw boater hats, brooches, espadrilles and elegant clutch bags. 7

The Forgotten 1950s Girl Gang

Cool Cats and Tom Boys: Ken Russell’s ‘The Last of the Teddy Girls’

Teddy Girls style photo shoot by Chrissie White for Rookie Mag (see all photos…

The Old Crowd

Its pay weekend so grab your besties and go cause some trouble. We’re taking inspiration from some key badass girl gangs.

Greasers- For those of you seeing this without reading glasses, here's a piece of news for you.

‘THE LAST OF THE TEDDY GIRLS’: KEN RUSSELL’S NEARLY LOST PHOTOGRAPHS OF LONDON’S TEENAGE GIRL GANGS

‘The Last of the Teddy Girls’: Ken Russell’s nearly lost photographs of London’s teenage girl gangs

Teddy Girls, Battersea Funfair, London 1956, taken by street photographer Roger Mayne.

Teddy Girls, Battersea Fun Fair 1956 © Roger Mayne “ The British Teddy Boy (also known as Ted) subculture is typified by young men wearing clothes that were partly inspired by the styles worn by.

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