5 Vintage British Things That Made a Comeback – Anglophenia

Quite apart from the fact that it looks great, it’s odd that mod should have been the subject of a revival, given that the original mods were a cult devoted to the very latest styles coming into London from Italy and America, and the thrills of immediacy and looking forward—modernists, y’see. Since then, their sharp suits and shoes, bowl-cuts, scooters and parkas have woven in and out of fashion like an ace face navigating their way through a soul all-nighter in 1963, thanks to some sterling work by Paul Weller, among others. And as a definitive record of those times, the movie Quadrophenia is the set text.

Source: www.bbcamerica.com

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