Fasion in the 1960s - The trends and looks that came out of 60s fashion were some of the boldest and the brightest the fashion world had ever seen. A time of great turmoil, great change, and absolutely fantastic music, the 1960s brought us trends that just keep coming back. From slim-fit jeans to mini-skirts, 60s fashion was a force to be reckoned with when it emerged.
CLICK TO READ: Mod Fashion in the 60's - Baby Boomer Nostalgia - (image creative commons due to age - 1960's magazine ad for Bobbie Brooks) - and yes... every boomer woman in the US owned a Carnaby-Street style of dress from Bobbie Brooks back in the day. hope you boomers remember this! The model is Colleen Corby.
Evening cape | Cristóbal Balenciaga (circa 1963) This evening cape by Cristóbal Balenciaga (1895–1972) is made from white gazar. It is double-breasted with four covered buttons and has a deep flounce seam and inset pocket in the flounce. It was designed to be worn with matching dress and is typical of the pared-down elegance of his creations of the 1960s.