These days we slap the title of 'style icon' on those such as Agyness Deyn far too eagerly and quickly. But to be the muse behind the most coveted bag in the world, you've got to be something special, and Jane Birkin certainly fits the bill. Tousled hair, fringe swept to the side, impossibly beautiful features, a boyish figure, minuscule items of clothing, affairs with older men and a pretty controversial resume, she was the wild child of the sixties and seventies.

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