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I LOVE 1961

A fashion icon burst onto the scene, men got into big heels, and babies got their own department store.

Yves St LaurentYves St Laurent
The man who sowed the seeds of power dressing by inventing the women's trouser suit.

Chelsea BootChelsea Boots
From huntsman's companion to fashion essential.

Lubbly ickle clowsie-wosies for cute baby utsikins.

1961 Fashion: Yves St Laurent | Chelsea boots | Mothercare

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