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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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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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Skylar

March 28, 2017, by Leigh Rudd Even now my mind is going a million miles an hour thinking about cultural and fashion trends. They just pop into my head. And it is anxiety-provoking. Sometimes I just have to hug my Teddy Bear around, just to ground myself. His name is Skylar and I take him everywhere. How do you calm…

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My Girl Jordan

March 27, 2017, by Leigh Rudd Ever since I can remember I have written stories. And my main character has always been ‘Jordan Parker’. She has been (as my literary character) everything from a floozy in Hollywood, to a teenage wild child in London, to a multi-dimensional fashion forecaster in a TV Pilot. So I’ve thought about Jordan all my…

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