In Photos: London Street Style From The 50s and 60s

In Photos: London Street Style From The 50s and 60s

Fashion has always flipped and changed over the decades, but one of the major turning points for London came in the 1950s and 60s when youthful designers began to really push the boat out. Dapper chaps and elegant ladies began to don leather and patterned prints by the bucket-load. Twiggy became a huge face for London's style, and celebrities and musicians also had a pioneering hand in street fashion. Have a gander at our look back on London's street style of the 50s and 60s.

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Twiggy
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Yves Saint Laurent smock suit, London, 1962
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Mick Jagger
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Young Bowie in 60s London
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Cat Stevens in Carnaby Street, January 1967
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Carnaby Street, 1967
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Kings Road in Chelsea
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John Stephen, tailor of Carnaby Street, February 1964
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Teddy Boys, c.1950
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Brian Jones and Anita Pallenberg
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Yikes
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Patti Boyd poses
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Twiggy has leaning down to a fine art
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Mates Boutique, 1966
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Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg
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1960s
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1960s
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1960s
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Teddy Boys, c.1950
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1960's vintage fashion
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Rod Stewart, Long John Baldry, Julie Driscoll & Brian Auger ‘Steampacket’ London, 1965
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Jean Shrimpton on Edgware Road
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Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg
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1960s
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Twiggy in London Airport
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Last Updated 10 August 2017