To say my grandmother was eccentric is an exercise in gross understatement. Particular to the point of painful, she needed everything done just so, or she would throw impressive fits, and claim she would never speak to the perpetrator again.
The August 1, 1964 issue of UK Woman’s Ownfeatured a set of five high contrast portraits taken by fashion photographer John French of five models posing with popular British bands. Each model was wearing Mary Quant designs.
Pattie Boyd posed with The Rolling Stones wearing a French crepe Granny dress called “Alice” by Mary Quant for the Ginger Group.
American model Debby Condon posing with Peter & Gordon.
Ginette posing with The Searchers.
Grace Coddington posing with The Dave Clark Five.
Tania Mallet, model currently filming a part in “Goldfinger”, posing with Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames.
Photographs: John French Model’s Fashions: Mary Quant