Teddy boys-- late and working class British adolescents who adopted styles in menswear with an Edwardian flavor.
I love how dark and moody this image is as I feel it really portrays the Teddy Boy look, I may take this into consideration for my portrait. I also like the idea of the cigarette as I feel it adds a very rebellious feel, paired together with the slick bac
Teddy Boys Subculture - A group of young boys showing off their rebellious styles and attitudes, constantly trying to attract media attention through violence and subculture clashes.
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Slick is Back
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Guide London Explores History of British Fashion style infographic
Teddy girl : love the big bang and the thin tie on the shirt !
From Ben Watts' Teddy Boy series. Ben is Naomi Watts' brother.
If only I was born in Britain and grew up during this time. I love the Teddy Girl style.
Teddy Boy Suit
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The Brits had the Teddy Boys - Edwardian drape coats, brothel creepers, razors blades, and quiffs.
17 Vintage Pictures Of Dapper British Teddy Boys And Girls
Teddy Boys- "The Teds, as they called themselves, wore long drape jackets, velvet collars, slim ties and began to pair the look with thick rubber-soled creeper shoes and the ‘greaser’ hairstyles of their American rock’n’roll idols.
Cosh Boys in Notting Hill, London in 1954 wearing finger-tip length jackets of a style which immediately preceded Teddy Boy style. Note the chain attached to the belt loop, which was a direct influence from the Zoot Suit.
The Edwardian Teddy Boy - British Teddy Boy History
Vogue Hommes Japan: Issue Fall/Winter "Everyday is My Birthday" Editorial by Hedi Slimane: Vogue Hommes Japan’s issue features a fashion editorial shot by former Dior Homme creative director Hedi Slimane.
Somehow there is a strange sort of glamour about this iconic photograph of a Teddy Boy taken in a street at Tottenham, Middlesex (North London) in 1954 and featured in the Picture Post article "The Truth about Teddy Boys"