Talk: Hollywood fashion in London in the early 1930s
If you are interested in Thirties fashion in the capital then head to “Flooded With Little Joan Crawfords” – Hollywood in London in the 1930s, an illustrated talk by Amber Butchart as part of Beyond Retro’s 10th Birthday Celebrations.
As one half of The Broken Hearts DJs duo, Amber was once head buyer at Beyond Retro and now holds a multitude of accolades under her belt, including writer, broadcaster, design consultant and trend forecaster. Based on the Research Fellowship Amber did at the University of the Arts in 2007, “Flooded with Little Joan Crawfords”: Hollywood in London in the early 1930s explores the art of home dressmaking and the influence of Hollywood on fashion in the early 1930s.
Friday 18th May
6pm – 7pm
BEYOND RETRO | SOHO
58-59 Great Marlborough Street