Posted: July 27, 2017 Filed under: 1960s, Alan Aldridge, Honey Magazine, Illustrations, Uncategorized
Illustration by Alan Aldridge.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Honey, July 1968.
Posted: July 22, 2017 Filed under: 19 magazine, 1970s, mild sauce, Uncategorized, Vintage Adverts
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from 19 Magazine, May 1974.
Posted: July 20, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, Alan Cracknell, Electric Fittings, gordon king, Illustrations, mary quant, medusa, mr freedom, peter robinson, petticoat magazine, stirling cooper, Uncategorized
From left to right: White satin bib shorts, with blue bow print, by Electric Fittings, £6., from Fifth Avenue, Wl., Mr Freedom, W8., and Edward Bates, Chatham. Blue stretch vest by Medusa, SW3., £1.40. Blue, red and pink striped scarf, £1., from a selection at Rosie Nice, SW3. Lady’s face badge by Gay Designs, 49p at Peter Robinson. Quant suede turn-down boots, £10.50. Floral cotton bib bloomer shorts by Jayne Swayne, £450 at Just Looking, SW3. Purple vest, Medusa SW3., £1.40. Multicoloured plastic pendant on leather, £2.75 at Miss Selfridge. Quant boots, £10.50. Printed denim bib shorts with scalloped edging by Big Scene, £5 at Marshall & Snellgrove, Wl., and Santa Fe, Croydon. Yellow sweater with striped sleeves, designed by Phyllis Collins at Stirling Cooper, Wl., £3.50. Also available from Che Guevara, W8. Yellow schoolboy cap, Mr Freedom, £3.15. Coloured hearts strand on leather, £2.25 from Miss Selfridge. Quant boots, £10.50. Blue denim bib shorts with pockets, £2.49 at all branches of Girl, Shades and In Scene shops. Red gingham smock shirt, £3.50 from Medusa, SW3. Cash Graphics strawberry brooch, 75p. Red and white check scarf, £1., from a selection at Rosie Nice, SW3. Blue velvet bib shorts with yellow detail stitching by Gordon King, £5.77 from 27, SW3 and also at Way In, Harrods, SW1. Blue and white spot smock with yellow ric-rac trim by Kadix, £4.95 at Stop The Shop, SW3. Rainbow brooch by Cash Graphics, 75p. Dark print floral cotton blouse with navy gaberdine shorts, by Anji, £6.95 from the Anji Boutiques at Peter Robinson’s Top Shops in the Strand and at Oxford Circus.
Skinny spencer vests or ready-to-buy matching shirts—here’s two ways round the problem of what to wear under hotweather bib shorts when you want to look cool and neat or pretty and summerfresh—with enough cash left over to enjoy wearing them as well …
Illustrated by Alan Cracknell.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Petticoat, 26th June 1971.
Posted: June 13, 2017 Filed under: 19 magazine, 1970s, Abecita, bus stop, Fenwick, Illustrations, janet reger, michael roberts, Titfers, Uncategorized, underwear | Tags: 19 magazine, 1970s, bus stop, janet reger, michael roberts, underwear, vintage illustrations
Never had any nice undies? Then we’ve picked out a few, Of the best that are new, To do you from Mondays to Sundays.
Illustrations by Michael Roberts.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from 19 Magazine, April 1971.
Posted: June 5, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, flair magazine, Uncategorized, Vintage Adverts
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Flair, May 1970.
Posted: May 31, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, biba, Gerhard E. Ludwig, Inspirational Images, kensington high street, Uncategorized
While looking for pictures typical of ‘Young Swinging London’ (did such a place ever exist?) Ludwig found this girl in a Kensington shop.
No specific location credit but it looks like it’s probably Biba.
Photographed by Gerhard E. Ludwig.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from The Photography Year Book 1974
Posted: May 24, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, Illustrations, interior design, interiors, Over 21, Uncategorized
It is of the greatest frustration that this incredible work of art is uncredited. I love every little detail…
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Over 21 magazine, April 1975.