About Leigh Rudd, Diary of a Fashion Forecaster, Fashion Trends, Musings, Swinging Sixties, The People's Fashion

1963 – THE START OF A REVOLUTION

August 11, 2017, by Leigh Rudd. In London it was the beginning of a global demographic power shift from post-war austerity to freedom. The youth of England were creating million dollar Fashion Trends from the street up that reverberated around the world. This was no accident. It signaled a cultural change that would involve fashion, music and art. And it…

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About Leigh Rudd, Diary of a Fashion Forecaster, Fashion Sharks, Swinging Sixties, The People's Fashion

How I Became a Fashion Forecaster

August 3, 2017, by Leigh Rudd “The People’s Fashion”… from the Streets Up My goal in writing this is to share my many years of experience as a prominent Fashion Forecaster in the international fashion industry from 1968 – 1988 with my company IM International. I had offices around the world with hundreds of A-list clients, many of them designer…

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A Wild Child in London

April 26, 2017, by Leigh Rudd Yes, I was a bit of a wild child in London in 1967. Don’t get me wrong though. It wasn’t so much that I was a party girl. It was more about being a fashion sleuth, always checking out the social scene and the 5-party Friday nights to see what everyone was wearing, what…

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