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Rock This Town by Thierry Le Gouès for French Revue de Modes F/W 2010

Images from the 1950s and later of Teddy boys and Rockabilly girls, story inspiration

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The Last of the Teddy Girls Their decadence was also a two fingers up to the ruling class, as the Teds took ownership of the Edwardian Drape jacket – which was marketed by Savile Row tailors to young Mayfair men in 1949 – much to the horror of the posh boys: “Absolutely the whole of one's wardrobe immediately becomes unwearable.”

Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot

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Teddy Girl: Riccardo Vimercati Captures Cool Girl Style for No Tofu

No Tofu Magazine - Rose Smith by Riccardo Vimercati - Fashion Editorials

Tosca Dekker for Glamour by Marc de Groot Styling Marije Goekoop

Tosca Dekker for Glamour by Marc de Groot Styling Marije Goekoop

Teddy Girl series by Ken Russell, 1955  *Styled after the 1950’s “The last of the teddy girls” a photo series by Ken Russell                                                                                                                                                     More

"Always in style (even today!) Love the hair, too!" Teddy Girl series by Ken Russell, 1955 vintage style fashion retro street found girl in cigarette pants loafers sweater hair

If only I was born in Britain and grew up during this time. I love the Teddy Girl style.

Teddy Girl.

I love that i grew up around rockabilly's and teddy's, just a shame it wasn't the actual era.

teddy girls - british style, created by working class working people / adopted mens wear that had an Edwardian flavor: longer jackets

Tough Threads: Taking Tips from Teddy Girls -

Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot - We trace the history of the 50s girl gangs that rebelled against austerity, trading in their ration books for Edwardian frills

Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot

Long before Ken Russell —who passed away this year—was a film director, he was a photographer. In tribute, Time LightBox revisits his photo series The Last of Teddy Girls.

BDG Porter Slouchy Ankle Pant - Urban Outfitters

BDG Porter Slouchy Ankle Pant

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Teddy Girls for Oyster Mag by Liz Ham

Teddy Girls for Oyster Mag by Liz Ham

Courtesy of my roommate, who clearly already knows what I like. #history #androgyny

Photo Gallery: Tough, Stylish Teddy Girls of the 1950s

Teddygirls are so cool. Urban working class teenagers from Brititan, directly post-War, who were like proto-punks. Rebels who made their own style.

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