Inside the Mary Quant exhibition

Produced as part of Mary Quant

On now until Sunday, 16 February 2020

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From miniskirts and hot pants to vibrant tights and makeup, this exhibition explores how Mary Quant launched a fashion revolution on the British high street, with over 200 garments and accessories, including previously unseen pieces from the designer's personal archive.

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An enormous display that demonstrates Quant's influence… as well as her enduring influence on the British high street and the women who shop there

The Independent
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★★★★ A major moment

The Telegraph
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The V&A have done it again… the exhibition is a riot of rebellion, vigour and youthful energetic fashion sported by 60s icons from Jean Shrimpton to Twiggy

Tatler
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For newcomers to Quant…there's so much to learn. And not just in a historical sense

Evening Standard
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The V&A's Mary Quant exhibition is a joyful reminder of how fun it is to be female

Stylist
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