Some of the things about 60s clothing tend to catch my eye when trawling through Pinterest or Tumblr. Certain elements that you begin to notice as integral parts to the look that was being worn by the Dolly Birds and Dandies of the time
In this set of blog posts, I want to explore the different elements of clothing that we often associate with or were popular in the 60s
I'll try to explain the construction of these elements and show some examples of these styles
There are many features that became popular in the 60s - most of which already existed in some form and were adapted for modern youth wear, or were invented from scratch through the genius of designers like Mary Quant or André Courrèges
This week we are going to have a look at Bishop Sleeves. Read onto the end for a little tutorial.