- Think of the ’70s greatest fashion hits, then multiply them by modern cool, says CHRISTA D’SOUZA
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of the ’70s? For me, it immediately conjures up images of the color brown and graphic wallpaper. There’s a musty, murky vibe that seems to cling to the memory of them. It’s the wraparound sofas; the men’s velvet outfits; and, yes, the psychedelic wallpaper that does it.
But actually, when I think about the fashion and music scene of that era – the iconic rock chicks and cover girls like Patti Hansen, Pattie Boyd, Britt Ekland and Margaux Hemingway – wow, were the ’70s the height of cool. Stylish and super-
Model Anja Rubik’s sweeping gown is a luxurious take on pre-fall’s ’70s focusCredits
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