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JAGUAR E-TYPE

Jaguar E-Type it’s more than just a sports car, it’s a machine that has captivated, inspired and bewitched people ever since its introduction in 1961. It has regularly topped lists compiled by designers and enthusiasts as one of the most

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JAGUAR E-TYPE

Jaguar E-Type it’s more than just a sports car, it’s a machine that has captivated, inspired and bewitched people ever since its introduction in 1961. It has regularly topped lists compiled by designers and enthusiasts as one of the most

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LUIZ BONFÁ

Luiz Bonfá. As a composer and performer was an exponent of the bold, lyrical, lushly orchestrated, and emotionally charged samba-canção style that predated the arrival of João Gilberto’s more refined and subdued bossa nova style. A musician of virtuosity, subtlety,

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LUIZ BONFÁ

Luiz Bonfá. As a composer and performer was an exponent of the bold, lyrical, lushly orchestrated, and emotionally charged samba-canção style that predated the arrival of João Gilberto’s more refined and subdued bossa nova style. A musician of virtuosity, subtlety,

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TWIGGY

Twiggy remains a fashion icon with any slim young thing who sports short hair and liberal eye shadow inevitably pegged as “Twiggy-like”. Here is our selection of some iconic and some hard to find Twiggy images. Twiggy is Lesley Lawson’s nickname.

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TWIGGY

Twiggy remains a fashion icon with any slim young thing who sports short hair and liberal eye shadow inevitably pegged as “Twiggy-like”. Here is our selection of some iconic and some hard to find Twiggy images. Twiggy is Lesley Lawson’s nickname.

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EERO SAARINEN

Eero Saarinen was one of the 20th century’s great visionaries, both in the fields of architecture and in furniture design. He created the ubiquitous Knoll “Tulip” chair. His works became icons in themselves: Marrying curves and dynamic forms with a

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EERO SAARINEN

Eero Saarinen was one of the 20th century’s great visionaries, both in the fields of architecture and in furniture design. He created the ubiquitous Knoll “Tulip” chair. His works became icons in themselves: Marrying curves and dynamic forms with a

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THE PARTY

The Party. In 1968, film director Blake Edwards and comedian genius Peter Sellers drew the blue print on how to succeed at any party. The Party tap into a near-universal anxiety: who hasn’t, like Bakshi, arrived at a party or

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THE PARTY

The Party. In 1968, film director Blake Edwards and comedian genius Peter Sellers drew the blue print on how to succeed at any party. The Party tap into a near-universal anxiety: who hasn’t, like Bakshi, arrived at a party or

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RAMS

Dieter Rams designs for Braun and Vitsœ, between 1955 and 1995, are some of the most desirable and important examples of Twentieth Century industrial design. He Defined an elegant, legible, yet rigorous visual language in industrial design. Prompted by a friend,

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RAMS

Dieter Rams designs for Braun and Vitsœ, between 1955 and 1995, are some of the most desirable and important examples of Twentieth Century industrial design. He Defined an elegant, legible, yet rigorous visual language in industrial design. Prompted by a friend,

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VERUSCHKA

Veruschka, Countess Vera Gräfin von Lehndorff-Steinort, changed ­fashion for good. She was the first super model of the Sixties. Her 6 ft. 3 in. (190 cm) frame, with its improbably long limbs, was revolutionary at the time, ­following as it did

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VERUSCHKA

Veruschka, Countess Vera Gräfin von Lehndorff-Steinort, changed ­fashion for good. She was the first super model of the Sixties. Her 6 ft. 3 in. (190 cm) frame, with its improbably long limbs, was revolutionary at the time, ­following as it did

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NICO

Nico was the original top model, actress, singer, one of the most fascinating and mysterious women of the multimedia revolution of The Sixties. At age 14 Nico started modeling in a Berlin fashion house. A year later, she was sent on

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NICO

Nico was the original top model, actress, singer, one of the most fascinating and mysterious women of the multimedia revolution of The Sixties. At age 14 Nico started modeling in a Berlin fashion house. A year later, she was sent on

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RED COLLAR PROJECT

Red Collar Project offers updated classics by adding innovative details, cut and materials to timeless men’s classics. Forget the old blue collar/white collar divide, Red Collar is a new class based in personality and life style instead of occupation. Here

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RED COLLAR PROJECT

Red Collar Project offers updated classics by adding innovative details, cut and materials to timeless men’s classics. Forget the old blue collar/white collar divide, Red Collar is a new class based in personality and life style instead of occupation. Here

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ANITA PALLEMBERG

Anita Pallemberg defines boho rock star cool. She truly was the first great Rock n’ Roll muse and style icon. It’s impossible to calculate her influence on today’s fashion as it is just so vast. From floppy hats, wide brim

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ANITA PALLEMBERG

Anita Pallemberg defines boho rock star cool. She truly was the first great Rock n’ Roll muse and style icon. It’s impossible to calculate her influence on today’s fashion as it is just so vast. From floppy hats, wide brim

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ALPINE A110

The Renault Alpine A110 was produced from 1961 through 1978. It was considered to be one of the strongest rally vehicles of its time. In 1971 Alpine achieved a 1st, 2nd and 3rd win in the Monte Carlo rally using

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ALPINE A110

The Renault Alpine A110 was produced from 1961 through 1978. It was considered to be one of the strongest rally vehicles of its time. In 1971 Alpine achieved a 1st, 2nd and 3rd win in the Monte Carlo rally using

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OSCAR NEIMEYER

Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect, is one of the great architects of the 20th century. He is known for his buildings in Brasilia where he succeeded in devising forms for buildings destined to represent the state that remain equally poignant today.

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OSCAR NEIMEYER

Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect, is one of the great architects of the 20th century. He is known for his buildings in Brasilia where he succeeded in devising forms for buildings destined to represent the state that remain equally poignant today.

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SPRING COURT

Spring Court. Georges Grimmeisen created an exceptional tennis shoe with a canvas upper and a vulcanised sole unit in 1936. Later in 1952 he added the four characteristic ventilation holes in the sole side. A design classic which has remained

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SPRING COURT

Spring Court. Georges Grimmeisen created an exceptional tennis shoe with a canvas upper and a vulcanised sole unit in 1936. Later in 1952 he added the four characteristic ventilation holes in the sole side. A design classic which has remained

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BIRKIN (UN)SEEN

Jane Birkin is a style icon marked by the swinging sixties and her fueled relationship with Serge Gainsbourg. She was a symbol of hedonism, sexuality, liberation and beauty. jane birkin first appeared in Antonioni’s film Blow-Up, 1966, where she caused

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BIRKIN (UN)SEEN

Jane Birkin is a style icon marked by the swinging sixties and her fueled relationship with Serge Gainsbourg. She was a symbol of hedonism, sexuality, liberation and beauty. jane birkin first appeared in Antonioni’s film Blow-Up, 1966, where she caused

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CITROËN DS

The Citroën DS was introduced at the Grand Palais exhibition centre in Paris in 1955. It was produced for nearly 20 years, with the last unit rolling off the production line in April 1975. A car of revolutionary design, the

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CITROËN DS

The Citroën DS was introduced at the Grand Palais exhibition centre in Paris in 1955. It was produced for nearly 20 years, with the last unit rolling off the production line in April 1975. A car of revolutionary design, the

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JOAO GILBERTO

Joao Gilberto’s seminal recordings, including many songs by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes, established the new musical genre of Bossa Nova in the late 1950s. He’s been called O Rei da Bossa, O Mito, Il Maestro Supremo, and

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JOAO GILBERTO

Joao Gilberto’s seminal recordings, including many songs by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes, established the new musical genre of Bossa Nova in the late 1950s. He’s been called O Rei da Bossa, O Mito, Il Maestro Supremo, and

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DEXTER GORDON

Dexter  Gordon appeared on the famed 52nd Street in New York City with Charlie Parker, Fats Navarro, Miles Davis, Max Roach, and many of the bebop innovators. Gordon became a leading exponent of bebop, with numerous recordings throughout the 1940s

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DEXTER GORDON

Dexter  Gordon appeared on the famed 52nd Street in New York City with Charlie Parker, Fats Navarro, Miles Davis, Max Roach, and many of the bebop innovators. Gordon became a leading exponent of bebop, with numerous recordings throughout the 1940s

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RICHARD NEUTRA

Richard Neutra believed that the architect should strive for a response to space and time that may be only fleeting, yet in its intensity becomes truly memorable. His work based on simple post and beam construction, were decidedly modern. When

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RICHARD NEUTRA

Richard Neutra believed that the architect should strive for a response to space and time that may be only fleeting, yet in its intensity becomes truly memorable. His work based on simple post and beam construction, were decidedly modern. When

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SPAIN

Last July 1st, Spain recorded the biggest European Championship and Worldcup final win of all time as they claimed a 4-0 victory over Italy and became the first team in history to win three successive major tournaments; Euro Cup 2008,

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SPAIN

Last July 1st, Spain recorded the biggest European Championship and Worldcup final win of all time as they claimed a 4-0 victory over Italy and became the first team in history to win three successive major tournaments; Euro Cup 2008,

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PACO RABANNE

Paco Rabanne, 1934, San Sebastian, Spain, used his architecture background to construct garments made of new materials and techniques. Rabanne always pushed the boundaries of fashion through constant experimentation designing truly unique pieces that, today, still influence fashion. Some of

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PACO RABANNE

Paco Rabanne, 1934, San Sebastian, Spain, used his architecture background to construct garments made of new materials and techniques. Rabanne always pushed the boundaries of fashion through constant experimentation designing truly unique pieces that, today, still influence fashion. Some of

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THE URBAN BIKE

Urban bike. Ciclos Noviciado located in the number 9 of Noviciado street, is a local bicycle workshop and custom bikes brand based in downtown Madrid, Spain. They are located in Malasaña, where the new hipsters of this trendy area can

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THE URBAN BIKE

Urban bike. Ciclos Noviciado located in the number 9 of Noviciado street, is a local bicycle workshop and custom bikes brand based in downtown Madrid, Spain. They are located in Malasaña, where the new hipsters of this trendy area can

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SMASH

Smash was a Spanish prog/psychedelic rock band with flamenco sitar. Formed in 1967 the band Smash recorded their first single in 1969. Their two albums “Glorieta de los Lotos” and “We Come To Smash This Time” became cult rarities. The

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SMASH

Smash was a Spanish prog/psychedelic rock band with flamenco sitar. Formed in 1967 the band Smash recorded their first single in 1969. Their two albums “Glorieta de los Lotos” and “We Come To Smash This Time” became cult rarities. The

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PANERAI

Panerai Luminor Marina’s thick watch case combined with the wide strap and large buckle closure make this watch an icon of style. The secret to the Panerai appeal is the utterly simple watch face. While other dive watches have rotating

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PANERAI

Panerai Luminor Marina’s thick watch case combined with the wide strap and large buckle closure make this watch an icon of style. The secret to the Panerai appeal is the utterly simple watch face. While other dive watches have rotating

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VINICIUS DE MORAES

Vinicius de Moraes was a seminal figure in contemporary Brazilian music. As a poet, he wrote lyrics for a great number of songs that became all-time classics. He was also a composer of some of the most memorable bossa nova

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VINICIUS DE MORAES

Vinicius de Moraes was a seminal figure in contemporary Brazilian music. As a poet, he wrote lyrics for a great number of songs that became all-time classics. He was also a composer of some of the most memorable bossa nova

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RAPHA

Rapha creates the finest cycling clothing and accessories in the world. Designed without compromise for the most discerning rider, Rapha products blend style with optimum performance. Rapha is a company celebrating the glory and suffering of road riding. Guardar

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RAPHA

Rapha creates the finest cycling clothing and accessories in the world. Designed without compromise for the most discerning rider, Rapha products blend style with optimum performance. Rapha is a company celebrating the glory and suffering of road riding. Guardar

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ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM

Antonio Carlos Jobim, was a primary force behind the creation of the bossa nova style. Fueled by Jobim’s songs, the bossa nova became an international fad, and jazz musicians jumped on the bandwagon, recording album after album of bossa novas.

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ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM

Antonio Carlos Jobim, was a primary force behind the creation of the bossa nova style. Fueled by Jobim’s songs, the bossa nova became an international fad, and jazz musicians jumped on the bandwagon, recording album after album of bossa novas.

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ART BLAKEY

Art Blakey an his Jazz Messengers were the quintessential hard bop ensemble. Their music was rooted in the core elements of “swing” and “blues”. Blakey helmed a rehearsal band known as the 17 Messengers for a time before travelling to

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ART BLAKEY

Art Blakey an his Jazz Messengers were the quintessential hard bop ensemble. Their music was rooted in the core elements of “swing” and “blues”. Blakey helmed a rehearsal band known as the 17 Messengers for a time before travelling to

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HARD GRAFT

Travel bag. Hard Graft Heritage collection, is the perfect timeless travel companion. Ipad case Iphone case Laptop bag Guardar

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HARD GRAFT

Travel bag. Hard Graft Heritage collection, is the perfect timeless travel companion. Ipad case Iphone case Laptop bag Guardar

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PIERRE KOENIG

Pierre Koenig used steel frame structures and industrial technology to generate his own architectural style. He believed that truth in architecture lies in the natural expression of materials without ornamentation. He approached architecture in terms of simplicity based on economy

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PIERRE KOENIG

Pierre Koenig used steel frame structures and industrial technology to generate his own architectural style. He believed that truth in architecture lies in the natural expression of materials without ornamentation. He approached architecture in terms of simplicity based on economy

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BIBA-BARBARA HULANICKI

Biba was an iconic London boutique and apparel brand, open from 1964 to 1975. It was the brainchild of designer Barbara Hulanicki and run by she and her husband, Stephen Fitz-Simon. Designer Barbara Hulanicki across the first boutique opened in

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BIBA-BARBARA HULANICKI

Biba was an iconic London boutique and apparel brand, open from 1964 to 1975. It was the brainchild of designer Barbara Hulanicki and run by she and her husband, Stephen Fitz-Simon. Designer Barbara Hulanicki across the first boutique opened in

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PENELOPE TREE

Penelope Tree; Vogue model, style icon and photographer David Bailey’s muse, she was the ultimate Sixties It girl. She was 13 when the legendary photographer Diane Arbus photographed Penelope for a feature in Town & Country magazine. At age 17 Penelope Tree

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PENELOPE TREE

Penelope Tree; Vogue model, style icon and photographer David Bailey’s muse, she was the ultimate Sixties It girl. She was 13 when the legendary photographer Diane Arbus photographed Penelope for a feature in Town & Country magazine. At age 17 Penelope Tree

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ASTRUD GILBERTO

Astrud Gilberto voice has romantic, lilting quality that is very unique; Romantic, jazzy, relaxing… The rendition of Antonio Carlos (Tom) Jobim’s The Girl From Ipanema by João Gilberto, his then wife Astrud Gilberto and US saxophonist Stan Getz is one

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ASTRUD GILBERTO

Astrud Gilberto voice has romantic, lilting quality that is very unique; Romantic, jazzy, relaxing… The rendition of Antonio Carlos (Tom) Jobim’s The Girl From Ipanema by João Gilberto, his then wife Astrud Gilberto and US saxophonist Stan Getz is one

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JOHN LAUTNER

John Lautner’s architecture is rooted in a personal design philosophy that is the imaginative extension of the organic architectural theories of Frank Lloyd Wright, his exuberant designs and broad spectrum of approaches epitomize the landscape of southern California from the

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JOHN LAUTNER

John Lautner’s architecture is rooted in a personal design philosophy that is the imaginative extension of the organic architectural theories of Frank Lloyd Wright, his exuberant designs and broad spectrum of approaches epitomize the landscape of southern California from the

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ALPARGATAS

Alpargatas also named espardrilles go back several centuries and are associated with Spain and the south of France . In their most basic form, they consist of woven rope soles sewn to a canvas upper. Cervera del Rio Alhama, in

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ALPARGATAS

Alpargatas also named espardrilles go back several centuries and are associated with Spain and the south of France . In their most basic form, they consist of woven rope soles sewn to a canvas upper. Cervera del Rio Alhama, in

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ANDRE COURREGES

André Courrèges was one of the most influential fashion designers of the 20th century; in the mid-1960s he changed the way women dressed, and did so almost overnight. His designs included angular mini dresses and trouser suits. Many of the

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ANDRE COURREGES

André Courrèges was one of the most influential fashion designers of the 20th century; in the mid-1960s he changed the way women dressed, and did so almost overnight. His designs included angular mini dresses and trouser suits. Many of the

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MORE 1969

More 1969, a film directed by Barbet Schroeder, released in 1969. Starring Mimsy Farmer and Klaus Grünber. Minsy and Klaus end up in Ibiza, Spain.  We can see sixties Ibiza untouched by mass tourism and ravers, an Ibiza populated by

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MORE 1969

More 1969, a film directed by Barbet Schroeder, released in 1969. Starring Mimsy Farmer and Klaus Grünber. Minsy and Klaus end up in Ibiza, Spain.  We can see sixties Ibiza untouched by mass tourism and ravers, an Ibiza populated by

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PEGGY MOFFITT

Peggy Mof­fitt, as model and muse to designer Rudi Gern­re­ich, was a style icon of the sixties. Born in California in 1939 she was a 60s style icon, the premier model and muse for fashion designer Rudi Gernreich. She developed

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PEGGY MOFFITT

Peggy Mof­fitt, as model and muse to designer Rudi Gern­re­ich, was a style icon of the sixties. Born in California in 1939 she was a 60s style icon, the premier model and muse for fashion designer Rudi Gernreich. She developed

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