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Design a wig
In the late 18th century, women’s hair styles went crazy! Create and share your own hair-raising design.
Famous for popularising super-high hemlines, self-taught designer Mary Quant launched a 'youth quake' on the British high street, forging a dynamic, new identity for young women with her playful mass-market designs. Inventive, opinionated and commercially minded, she established the first lifestyle brand and became an icon of the swinging sixties scene.