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Fashion & Film: The Camel Coat Throughout Cinema

Ali MacGraw in Love Story 1970s Ivy League campus… 1960s industrial Milan… 1950s Hollywood… Very different backdrops to very different different movie stories, united by a sartorial canon that advances the concept of style, regardless of character, story, or decade: the camel coat. The timing couldn’t be more perfect to look at this item, as […]

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Fashion & Film: Steve McQueen in Bullitt (1968)

Steve McQueen looking cool while keeping warm. Has anyone done it better? His favourite, unmistakeably shaped Persol 0714 sunglasses and the Benrus watch further enhance this classic modern look. “An American original” is how photographer William Claxton describes Steve McQueen in his book Steve McQueen: William Claxton Photographs. That he was, in terms of style, too. […]