Mods  The modernist movement of the late 1950s and early 1960s was heavily influenced by Italian fashion. The increase in youth employment saw a rise in juvenile spending. The congregation of the like-minded at cafes and nightclubs fuelled an obsession with clean-cut fashions and black American R&B bands or British bands influenced by them, such as the Small Faces and the Who: the three-button, 14” bottom, mohair suit, fishtail parkas, Fred Perry polos, Hush Puppies, a Vespa with 20 or more…

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Mods The modernist movement of the late 1950s and early 1960s was heavily influenced by Italian fashion. The increase in youth employment saw a rise in juvenile spending. The congregation of the like-minded at cafes and nightclubs fuelled an obsession with clean-cut fashions and black American R&B bands or British bands influenced by them, such as the Small Faces and the Who: the three-button, 14” bottom, mohair suit, fishtail parkas, Fred Perry polos, Hush Puppies, a Vespa with 20 or more…

Quadrophenia - Phil Daniels tells all (links to Daily Fail!).

If I had a pound for every time someone mentioned my intimate scene with Leslie Ash I'd be very rich: Phil Daniels on his big break

Quadrophenia - Phil Daniels tells all (links to Daily Fail!).

“superseventies:  Mods on scooters in Carnaby Street, London, during the filming of Steppin Out, 1979. Photo by Paul Wright.  ”

“superseventies: Mods on scooters in Carnaby Street, London, during the filming of Steppin Out, 1979. Photo by Paul Wright. ”

Veterans return for a nostalgic day out more than 50 years after the Mods fought the Rockers on Brighton seafront |

Veterans return 50 yrs after Mods fought Rockers on Brighton seafront

Veterans return for a nostalgic day out more than 50 years after the Mods fought the Rockers on Brighton seafront |

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Guide London Explores History of British Fashion #style #infographic The only thing with this is that skinheads were about in the 70's/ 80's not the 60's

Guide London Explores History of British Fashion #style #infographic The only thing with this is that skinheads were about in the 70's/ 80's not the 60's

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