Now this should be a treat. John Simons – A Modernist is both a documentary and an upcoming DVD release.
Mark, an old Mod from the Shepherds Bush area of West London, gives an insight into the late 70s London scene and the subsequent rise of the Casual movement to Gavin Henderson.
Ex-Saturday Boy at John Simons’ Ivy Shop, Ivy League menswear consultant and proprietor of Smoking Cat Vintage menswear, Jimmy Frost Mellor is a man to talk Ivy with.
David Dry looks back to his youth in 60s London, and on buying his first scooter, a secondhand Vespa GS 150. Things didn’t go quite as expected…
If you didn’t know, the legendary Sneakers club is back in London next month. We talked to Kieran McAleer about the night’s past and of course, its present.
Interesting little film on BBC iPlayer right now, The Rag Trade (1966) is pretty much what you expect.
One of these was up for £230 last year. Not sure if they got that for it, but I do know this one is copy of the Sunday Times Changing Faces issue from 1964 on eBay right now.
It opens today and if you are able to get there, the Moses, Mods and Mr Fish exhibition in London looks well worth checking out.