Vivienne Westwood

 

Vivienne Westwood was born 8 April 1941, she is a British fashion designer largely responsible for bringing modern punk and new wave fashions into the mainstream.

The Punk style began to gain attention when the Sex Pistols wore clothes from Westwood and McLaren’s shop at their first gig. The “punk style” included BDSM fashion, bondage gear, safety pins, razor blades, bicycle or lavatory chains on clothing and spiked dog collars for jewelry, as well as outrageous make-up and hair.

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