Style Tribes of the 1950s-1960s.

af69e91c-c533-4ce9-a8ae-faf9ea0e9289-1319x2040Teddy boys:
With a streetwise 1950s blend of Edwardian dandyism, Saville Row fashion and styles borrowed from Hollywood westerns, teddy boys were Britain’s first identifiable youth tribe.
Photograph: Joseph McKeown/Getty Images
Ever since teddy boys started stalking the streets of Britain with their dandy looks, teen scenes have come thick and fast.
A new book documents them all: mods and rockers, punks and ravers • Street Culture by Gavin Baddeley.

Mods: The Who, posing on Brighton pier in mod revival style

Bikers from Movies: Peter Fonda in Easy Rider.

Hippies and the Summers of Love.
via From hippies to hip-hop heads: 50 years of style tribes – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian.

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