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Short Film: 100 Years of East London Fashion in 100 Seconds

Thompson on Hollywood By Maggie Lange | Thompson on Hollywood August 31, 2011 at 5:46AM

It's a delightful minute and forty-one seconds. Even though England's Westfield Shopping Center produced the clip (posted below) to sell clothes, the video spot is really an exquisite short that provides a rapid education on fashion in film. Starting in 1911, the clip moves through the next century of fashion trends and flirtatious dance moves. Gems include 1940s flowy pants, punk leather, silly denim vests on the 1990s and every hat before 1970. What's your favorite year? Via The Hairpin.
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Thompson on Hollywood

It's a delightful minute and forty-one seconds. Even though England's Westfield Shopping Center produced the clip (posted below) to sell clothes, the video spot is really an exquisite short that provides a rapid education on fashion in film. Starting in 1911, the clip moves through the next century of fashion trends and flirtatious dance moves. Gems include 1940s flowy pants, punk leather, silly denim vests on the 1990s and every hat before 1970. What's your favorite year? Via The Hairpin.

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