I am a child of the 60s, and while everyone has their day and time,

I am a little sad and very wistful. Quant was the first designer I knew of (okay I was 8). Her looks resonate with me even now: that's my childhood view of the adult fashion world. Down to the typeface and the five petal flower that was her trademark

For a really nice page with loads of links and rich with information:


Quant was a part of the Youthquake marketing whirlwind.


Very well represented in film

You may be familiar with her from the recent V&A exhibition


And I would have adored this pattern