The Sewing Place

V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019

UttaRetch

V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019
« on: July 03, 2018, 07:45:45 AM »
The V&A will be mounting an exhibition devoted to Mary Quant next year and is currently looking for contributions from members of the public.
What goes around comes around.

maliw

Re: V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2018, 08:19:10 AM »
Oooh the 1960's, I remember then, I was in my teens and couldn't afford MQ but mum could sew  ;)
At leisure on the leisure penninsula

UttaRetch

Re: V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019
« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2018, 12:11:49 PM »
I have offered the organisers



some fabric.  I bought this in a vintage market simply because I couldn't bear to let it go and I can't imagine that there is much unused, original Mary Quant fabric around.
What goes around comes around.

twopence

Re: V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2018, 14:47:10 PM »
I may have to go to this as I worked for her around 1967 in her Bond Street shop.

UttaRetch

Re: V&A Mary Quant exhibition in 2019
« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2018, 18:14:44 PM »
What, no happy memories to share? :ninja:
What goes around comes around.