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Is it a Bird? Is it a Plane? No it is The Cold War

This image once graced the cover of a parisian socialist magazine in the 1960s. The artwork by Roman Cieslewicz has been transformed into funky and ideological infused T-shirt. Representing the superpowers of The USA and The USSR.

You can pick this ultra retro Pop inspired T up from the V&A for £25.00.

Check it out:

www.vandashop.com

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Style on a Budget: Whole outfit for £100

With a the new economic problems why not suffer in style with a value for money stylish look !

First, everyone needs atleast one button up cardigan in their wardrobe. This Olive Cardigan at Topman is £25.00. The good thing is you can wear it casual and smart.

Check this item out :

www.topman.com

Second, team the cardigan up with a pair of skinny fit tapered grey jeans from Uni Qlo.

This are a steal as they are on sale right now at £19.99. The quality is also good, made from 99% cotton. These are on limited offer so be fast! You can team these jeans up with any vintage T for a whole new look.

Check them out :

www.uniqlo.co.uk

ASOS Plimsolls

Team your new jeans and cardigan up with a pair of white canvas pumps from Pop Boutique. Pop was one of the leading stores in Manchester and London which created the 1960s subcultural movements within the United Kingdom.  These shoes are throw away fashion, but at £12.00. You can also get them in A vibrant yellow, blue, grey and black.

Go to : www.pop-boutique.com

Next up,  make the outfit pop with a pale yellow and grey check  light weight scarf from Urban outfitters.This scarf is perfect to team up with the grey jeans and the olive cardigan. You can buy this Item for £15.00!

Check it out at :

www.urbanoutfitters.co.uk

Finally, top off with a vintage 1970s navy blue flight bag. The bag is from the Canadian airline ‘Wardair. The navy blue and the white trim add to a really stlyish and retro look for a casual day to day bag. You can pick this item up at Rokit for £30.00.                                                                                       www.rokit.co.uk

 


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The Original Soho Style : Merc

Hedston, Merc

This grey, red tartan lined, 3/4 trench coat,The Hedston, is perfect for late winter early spring look. Inspired by the classic Prince Charles cut and design. This coat is produced by one of the original 1960s Mod fashion trendsetters. Their flagship store is situated in the heart London’s Soho on Carnaby Street. This item is currently in stock and available online at £130.

Check it out: http://www.merc-clothing.com

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