It was great to rediscover this blog post today.
I have been following Alyson Walsh’s blog since I listened to her talk and subsequently met her at the Better Lives series of talks at The London College of Fashion in 2013.
‘Now the market is demanding a true representation of their generation: from long hair and trimmed beards to a well-maintained figure and natural silver hair.’
Its about time. We are ‘Generation Fab’ having lived through the birth of mods, punk, disco, funk, soul, new wave and the new romantics to name a few.
There’s an interesting synopsis here of the 1980s club scene.