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The 1960s was a dynamic decade:

political challenges and change

military intervention and failure

space exploration and success

new ideas and inventions

social unrest and strife

Elements of the decade’s enduring influences

remain far from exhaustive.

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’60s – speak

In every aspect the ’60s vibe continues to resonant;

none more instantly apparent than in fashion:

graphic patterns

bold colour combos


sweater dresses


knee high boots

skirt suits

swing coats

roll neck jumpers

fun fur

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Autumn / Winter  2014




For Fall  ’14:  get into the Groove with ’60s- inspired fashion!

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(image form freevectorzone)

(images from style.com):


Dries Van Noten

psychodelic colour swirls

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Jeremy Scott

mesmerizing graphics

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inner sensation

60s vibe mad colour _patterns chanelCHA_0505.450x675


’60s minimalism + ’14 maximalism =

simple shift, massive mitt

60s vibe shift dress_massive mitt celine a14 style_ON_0230.450x675

Saint Laurent

mod boots

mini lengths

60s vibe mod boots saint laurent styleBY8P0026.450x675

60s vibe mini skirt_contemporary zap fluffBY8P0249.450x675


fab fabrication

60s vibe mini_fabrication iceberg a14 style_ON_0109.450x675


not for the boardroom:

‘flower power’ suiting

60s vibe etro a14men suit with tails_UMB7167.450x675

60s vibe etro men multi colour suit_UMB6956.450x675

roll – neck jumpers

paisley profusion,  long – length jackets

60s vibe** mens paisley, rollneck etro a14 style_UMB6829.450x675

 60s vibe etro men style_UMB6861.450x675


flora jumper /  slim fit trousers

60s vibe mens trouser slim fit and graphic jumper from casely-hayford_ARC0360.450x675

tailored overcoat, ‘painted on’  fit , painterly trousers

60s vibe mens trousers Casely-Hayford_ARC0011.450x675

Antonio Marras

‘the business’

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'60s vibe mens suit_leather jacket AntonioMarras_037_1366.450x675

Custo Barcelona

long-length faux – fur gilet

with hoods – tooth peak cap and purple lens aviators

for added ‘mod squad’ appeal

60s vibe long faux fur gilet.mod hat custo barcelona_ARC0828.450x675

60s vibe faux fur gilet custo barcelona_ARC0426.450x675

Lindsey Thornburg

hooded swing coat

accessorised with floppy hat, fish nets and knee high boots

It’s time to go way out!

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Billy Reid

one ‘smooth cat’

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Rachel Zoe

ring in the bell bottoms

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tweed skirt suit in checks

60s vibe tweed check skirt suit rachelZoe_001_1366.1366x2048


peacoat with added proportion

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Phillip Lim

sweater dress with ‘Charlie Brown’ zig zag stripes

60s vibe shift dress with charlie brown stripes 3.1 phillip lim a14_ARC0264.450x675

tights and ankle boots in ‘dare to go there’ colours


60s vibe ankle boots tights in mod colours 3.1 phillip lim a14 styleLIM_0088.450x675

The ’60s, a decade of bold statements on any and every subject.



(image from fanpop)