Category Archives: 1960s

Mexicana Dress | Alfredo Bouret’s Sloane Street Boutique

Alfredo Bouret Studio Shot with Mexicano Dress

We’re thrilled to be able to offer this full length dress from the exclusive boutique Mexicana. Formed by renowned fashion illustrator Alfredo Bouret and London-based couturier John Cavanagh, it was home to some of the most dazzling dresses of the late 1960s and early 1970s. Bouret was born in Mexico in 1926, a love of fashion and illustration […]

JOHN BATES AT JEAN VARON

Jean Varon was one of the hottest labels in British fashion for over 20 years before fading into obscurity. The label was started in the 1960s by one of the countries most innovative designers John Bates. Bates was fashion forward and regularly made bold choices, using unexpected space age fabrics and sheer panels. Many claim […]