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eBay Picks: Vintage velvet, Mary Quant and Betsey Johnson doing shabby chic

In a recession, you have to look to new places to stretch your pound that bit further. While the exchange rate's not exactly brilliant at the moment, the USA is definitely the place to look for vintage (especially if... Read more »

Mary Quant gets the royal stamp of approval

Mary 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.... Read more »

The Greatest Style Icons of the 60's

Catwalk Queen celebrates the greatest style icons of the sixties, in association with Made in Dagenham, Certificate 15, at cinemas October 1st, Any fashion follower worth their Birkin would recognize the key women who sum up... Read more »

CQ Gallery: Icon from the past - Twiggy

In the swinging sixties in London, Lesley Hornby was fashion. Going by her childhood nickname, Twiggy , she was the posterchild for the era's famous 'mod' look. She and her then boyfriend / manager Justin de Villeneuve... Read more »

60's icon Twiggy creates catwalk show for Vintage Festival

After announcing that the 1990's would be playing a big part in its festival this year , I didn't think that The Vintage Festival could throw any more curve balls that would surprise me, but it looks like I was wrong! The... Read more »

10 reasons why we love British fashion & style

Since this is the UK's year (Olympics, Jubilee, generally being awesome...) I decided it was the perfect time to talk a little bit about why I love my home country so much. Catwalk Queen may now have contributors from around... Read more »

Spring / Summer 2013: Caroline Charles at London Fashion Week

Renowned for our unique creativity, diversity and fresh fashion thinking here in the country's capital, the first day of London Fashion Week of course brought with it the directional's of Fyodor Golan and Bora Aksu , but... Read more »

The Style Council: things you've been asking recently...

Every now and then, when I'm supposed to be doing actual work, I log into our stats report to see what you lot have been searching for. By typing in things like 'Who is' and 'Where can' in the keywords section, I often stumble... Read more »