said she first designed the mini skirt with herself in mind.
She added: "Young people who " couldn't afford Mary Quant
were rolling over the bands of their skirts to "make them shorter.
Mini-skirt pioneer Mary Quant
called him the "Chanel of hair".
Jenny Mitchell, Grantham, Lincs A MARY Quant
was one of the iconic designers and figures of the 1960s.
Actor Leslie Nielsen, 83, designer Mary Quant
, 75, actor Burt Reynolds, 73, Bond girl Carey Lowell, 48, musician Sheryl Crow, 47, actress Jennifer Aniston, 40, actor Damien Lewis, 38, Echo reader Lee Cannan, 30, and singer Kelly Rowland, 28.
There's one snapped in Carnaby Street with fashion designer Mary Quant
, who invented the other mini - the mini skirt.
Teacher Irene Hirons said: "We had Elvis Presley, James Dean, Emma Peel, Mary Quant
, James Bond and some hippies.
But the songs are wonderfully familiar--at least if you grew up in the '60s and watched The Avengers, James Bond flicks, and Georgy Girl; listened to The Kinks and Petula Clark; and dressed in Mary Quant
with lots of eye-liner.
Recently, Mary Quant
Cosmetics of London selected space at 520 Madison for its U.
Other guests at the lunch, given by Lord Mayor of London Lord Levene at his Mansion House, included the discoverer of DNA fingerprinting, Sir Alex Jeffreys; the inventor of cash dispenser machines, John Shepherd-Barrow; and the creator of the miniskirt, '60s designer Mary Quant
VF contrasts the two eras, pitting Stones and Beatles against Oasis and Blur, Blow-Up and Darling against Trainspotting and Fever Pitch, Mary Quant
and David Bailey against Patsy Kensit and Alexander McQueen.
She was trumpeter Eddie Calvert's secretary and had a job with fashion designer Mary Quant
before getting her "big idea".