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Mods : Shaping A Generation Exhibition, Leicester – Part 1

Mods : Shaping A Generation Exhibition, Leicester Part 1 For many of the visitors to this site, I am sure you will have visited or be aware of the Mods : Shaping A Generation Exhibition festival in Leicester. This ran from the 13th April to 30th May 2019 at the New Walk Museum. This unique project encompassed the 1960s youth …

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Mod Books & Mod Reading Part 2 - Shaun Knapp, Graham Lentz, Elizabeth Woodcraft & Neil Sheasby

Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature Part 2

Following on from Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature Part 1, here I conclude with part 2. Contributions come from Mod authors Elizabeth Woodcraft, Graham Lentz, Shaun Knapp, Neil Sheasby and Don Hughes. A Sense of Occasion – Elizabeth Woodcraft Elizabeth Woodcraft’s first book about the early Sixties in Chelmsford. A Sense of Occasion, is a collection of …

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Mod Books & Mod Reading - Paul Smiler Anderson, Shaun Knapp, Tony Beesley & Claire Mahoney

Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature Part 1

Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature, As those who know me well, know I am an avid reader and collector of Kitchen Sink Realism. Furthermore one which is, in my opinion, a basic staple for any book shelf related to Mod subculture reading.  However I personally believe that whilst those who have an interest in the Mod Scene, …

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Mod Fashion with Gill Evans-Catling - Original 1960s Mod talks about Mod Fashion - LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE, United Kingdom. 15/0619

Fashion Talk With Gill Evans Catling

If you are, or have ever been active in the Mod scene you will have heard of Gill Evans Catling. Gill and her late husband Del Evans were original Mods back in the sixties, having already coined the pre-Mod term Continentalists in the late 50s. Always stylish & polished, Gill is a walking master-class of Mod style; a beacon of …

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Mod Fashion with Gill Evans-Catling - Original 1960s Mod talks about Mod Fashion - New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, 102 New Walk, Leicester LE1 7EA. 14/0419

Mod Fashion with Gill Evans-Catling

Gill Evans-Catling and her late husband, Del Evans, were original 1960s Mods. Gill is a walking master-class of Mod style; a beacon of feminine tailoring and a true Icon of Mod. Gill still creates clothing collections and will be talking about her life and love of Mod fashion with Dr Jenny Gilbert, Lecturer in Design Cultures, De Montfort University. Free …

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Mods: Shaping a Generation - 13/04/19 - Exhibition Opening Day - New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester LE1 7EA. 1960's Mod scene in Leicester & Nottingham & The Quadrophenia Experience with Roger K Burton & Alan Fletcher Q&A event.

Mods: Shaping a Generation – Exhibition Opening Day!

Join us for the opening day of our new Mods: Shaping a Generation exhibition! Mods: Shaping a Generation tells the story of the 1960’s Mod scene in Leicester and Nottingham and how they were connected, concentrating on the themes of social, financial and creative freedom via exclusive first-hand eye witness accounts and unpublished images. The exhibition also celebrates the 40th …

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Souled Out Summer - Newport, Essex CB11 3TR. Playing 60s Soul, 60s R&B, Mod classics & 60s Beat. 23/06/18

Souled Out Summer

We are now in our 4th year of putting on this charity vintage festival raising money for various Addenbrooke’s Hospital charities. Put on your best gear, polish up your scooter or classic car and bring your dancin’ feet for a day of mid-century themed music from some of the best live music acts that are on the scene today and …

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Mods 1960s

Further Reading For 1960s Mod Style, Fashion & Clothing

I initially intended to provide to a choice collection of further reading to articles and sites on this page. These being those that dedicate themselves to general Mod style, clothing and fashion. However due to the large number, I have chosen to concentrate on 1960s Mod style within this post. At a later date however, I will introduce posts that …

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