maryquant_royalstamp.jpgMary Quant is about to be immortalised on a postage stamp, with the Royal Mail set to unveil a new series of stamps featuring the designer.

Quant features as part of a new stamp collection called British Design Classics.

The collection also includes icons such as the Mini, Concorde, and the London Underground tube map.

The monochrome stamp, created by the Sixties designer of herself wearing a miniskirt and zip-up top, is due to be released at post offices on January 13.

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[Source / Image: Rex Features]