Mary Quant - life, career and designs

Ruth Lowe


Region:
West Midlands
Notice Period:
Regular (more than one month's notice)
Type:
Professional
Fee:
Paid: £75.00 to £100.00 plus expenses
Category:
Hobbies
Updated:
12th June 2021
Tagged:
Fashion | History Talks Speakers

Mary was the first Designer to concentrate on the 1950s/1960s teenage fashion. My Talk will guild you through her most iconic designs and influence on this very exciting time for fashion. I carry original clothing and memorabilia and aim to rekindle memories from your youth. Take a trip down memory lane with me, guilding you through the music, fashion etc. from the mid 1950s into the 1980s.

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About Ruth Lowe

I am 70 years of age, I have two children, both girls. My interests include all things from the Mod era of the 1960s generally, travel, reading, theatre and museums. I have worked closely with a few of museums, loaning clothes for exhibitions and giving Talks. I have been carrying out Speaker Engagements for the past 7 years (from 2015). I do three Talks based on fashion:

  1. Mary Quant Part 1 - her early life, career and designs
  2. Mary Quant Part 2 - her later life career and designs
  3. Other Designers of the 1960s working on Kings Road and Carnaby Street through the 1960s These Talks are very popular, I receive repeat bookings after most of them. The majority of my bookings come from recommendations.

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