×
4 493
Fashion Jobs
LA MER
Executive Director, Global Ecommerce, la Mer Online
Permanent · New York
L.L.BEAN INC.
cs Performance Support Consultant And Analyst
Permanent · Portland
NORDSTROM INC
Data Analyst 2 - Finance Data & Reporting
Permanent · Washington
COTY
Logistics Manager
Permanent · Cockeysville
L BRANDS
Procurement Buyer - Information Technology
Permanent · Columbus
NORDSTROM INC
Business Intelligence Analyst - Merchandise Operations
Permanent · Seattle
NORDSTROM INC
District Loss Prevention Manager, ny
Permanent · New York
L BRANDS
Asset Protection Officer, Morse rd (2nd Shift 3pm - 11pm)
Permanent · Columbus
BATH & BODY WORKS
sr. Manager, Carrier Strategy
Permanent · Columbus
L BRANDS
Asset Protection Officer, Morse Crossing - 3rd Shift (11pm-7am)
Permanent · Columbus
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Brand Operations Manager-Coconut Point
Permanent · Estero
BATH & BODY WORKS
District Manager - Bath & Body Works - North Austin - Austin, tx
Permanent · Waco
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Brand Operations Manager-Valley West
Permanent · West Des Moines
L BRANDS
Asset Protection Officer, Broad st -1st Shift 7am-3pm
Permanent · Reynoldsburg
L BRANDS
Asset Protection Officer, New York City
Permanent · New York
BATH & BODY WORKS
Senior HR Generalist - Home Office
Permanent · Reynoldsburg
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Brand Operations Manager-White Marsh
Permanent · Baltimore
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Asset Protection Investigator, Victoria's Secret (Southland Mall - Hayward, ca)
Permanent · Sacramento
PINK
Brand Operations Manager-Solano
Permanent · Fairfield
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Product Owner
Permanent · Reynoldsburg
ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES
Manager, Creative Operations, Creative Content Hub, North America
Permanent · New York
ESTÉE LAUDER
Director, Ecommerce, North America - dr.Jart+
Permanent · New York
Published
Sep 17, 2019
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Blue plaque for mini-skirt pioneer Mary Quant

Published
Sep 17, 2019

A blue plaque has been unveiled on London’s King’s Road to mark the original site of fashion designer Mary Quant’s ground-breaking boutique Bazaar.


The blue plaque was unveiled at 138A King's Road on Tuesday - Cadogan Estates


This has been a year of events for the 85-year-old English designer, who has been credited with initiating a fashion revolution with her playful approach to style.

Challenging conventions in the 1960s, she popularised tights, hot pants, the mini skirt and trousers, liberating styles that are now taken for granted.

Earlier this year, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London opened a major retrospective exploring her influential career, tracing her work from 1955 to 1975 to explore how she brought colour back to a post-war London.

In addition to the show, which is running until February 2020, the designer will receive the Lifetime Achievement at the World Fashion Awards this week.


Mary Quant and models at the Quant Afoot footwear collection launch in 1967 - Photo: V&A


Quant’s fashion revolution started in her Bazaar shops, the first of which opened in on King’s Road in 1955. A second branch was later added two years later.

Hugh Seaborn, chief executive of Cadogan said, “The King’s Road has a long, rich heritage as the home of innovation and inspiring trends. Dame Mary is an iconic character central to the Road, who revolutionised retail with immense global impact. 

“Today, the focus for retail is increasingly on creating immersive experiences, a strong sense of community and celebrating creativity – all values pertinent to her original trailblazing approach, that still resonate with the Road today and as we look to its future.”

Copyright © 2021 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.