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  1. 1. Hippie Fashion and Mary Quant
  2. 2. <ul><li>What was the hippie trend? </li></ul><ul><li>began to expand in America in the late 1960’s. </li></ul><ul><li>hippie events included, Summer of Love, followed by Woodstock Festival in 1969. </li></ul><ul><li>In San Francisco large groups of people were highly attracted to this way of life and the hippy movement increased and popularised </li></ul><ul><li>Hippy outfits were based upon bright colours, high skirts, and long hair covered with flowers emphasising their passion towards peace and anti-war. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>What fabrics, colours and textures were used. </li></ul><ul><li>Hip hugging bellbottom jeans with wide belts. </li></ul><ul><li>Halter tops. </li></ul><ul><li>Ankle bells. </li></ul><ul><li>Leather sandals. </li></ul><ul><li>Tie and dye garments. </li></ul><ul><li>Patched skirts. </li></ul><ul><li>Colorful headbands worn with a flower. </li></ul><ul><li>Colorful tees. </li></ul><ul><li>A peace symbol locket. </li></ul><ul><li>Bell bottom </li></ul><ul><li>Jeans batik fabrics </li></ul><ul><li>Paisley prints </li></ul><ul><li>Rainbow and earthy like colours. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Who wore these clothes? </li></ul><ul><li>Raised under the ideological system that came out of the 1960’s in North America and Western Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in a wide globalised society </li></ul><ul><li>Peace groups or anti-governmental groups. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>What inspired the trend? </li></ul><ul><li>German youth movement arose as a reaction to the organised social and cultural groups </li></ul><ul><li>This movement was viewed upon as a sub-culture or a rebellious group opposing the societal norms. </li></ul><ul><li>The movement opposed the style of traditional German clubs </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>How did it capture the spirit of the 60’s era? </li></ul><ul><li>highlighted an era of change and post war citizen awareness. </li></ul><ul><li>dressed to express rebellion </li></ul><ul><li>change associated with women’s empowerment, human rights issues and racial equality. </li></ul><ul><li>expressing individualism and not for the sake of pleasing regular fashion </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Who exemplified this trend? </li></ul><ul><li>Mary Quant is one of the designers exemplified throughout the 1960’s for inventing the miniskirt and hot pants. </li></ul><ul><li>She was famed for her work on pop art in fashion as she spread her design out to the youth of the UK. </li></ul><ul><li>unisex garments that were complemented by white plastic collared dresses </li></ul><ul><li>Underwear became an important new accessory in fashion. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Mary Quants background </li></ul><ul><li>11th of February 1934 </li></ul><ul><li>British Fashion designer </li></ul><ul><li>opened a clothes shop in Kings Road, London, called Bazaar in 1955. </li></ul><ul><li>1966 she was working along with 18 different manufactures. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>What influenced Quants designs in this era? </li></ul><ul><li>Decade of revolution and change. </li></ul><ul><li>The fashion industry promoted the “New Look” </li></ul><ul><li>Elegant and feminine. </li></ul><ul><li>Restriction on clothing for woman </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Dress and Knickerbockers </li></ul><ul><li>Mary Quant - 1973. </li></ul><ul><li>This garment is one of Mary Quants famous designs named “Dress and Knickerbockers” designed in 1973. </li></ul><ul><li>slim and stylish design using a single colour. </li></ul><ul><li>The shape of Quants design is stream-lined and elegant as she depicts and extracts elements from your traditional men’s suiting </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Who is a contemporary designer who has influenced my work? </li></ul><ul><li>Nicole Richie is a dark and sleek fashion designer who tries to recreate and redesign the hippie fashion. </li></ul><ul><li>Designs consist of hanging accessories off clothing, flowers, bandanas, and bright earthy and rainbow colours. </li></ul><ul><li>In April 2007, Richie announced plans to start a jewellery, accessories, clothing and sunglasses line </li></ul><ul><li>House of Harlow 1960” </li></ul>
  12. 16. THANKYOU Peace out