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    Twiggy: 50 Years in Fashion

    Friday 7 April

    Join us in conversation with Twiggy!

    Join us in conversation with Twiggy as she talks about her career spanning 50 years in fashion and the fifth anniversary of her own fashion collection, Twiggy for M&S Woman. Twiggy will discuss her life and career with Claire Watson, Senior Teaching Fellow at the University of Leeds.

    Includes refreshments and the chance to see M&S fashions from the Swinging Sixties plus Twiggy’s latest collection for M&S.


    Tickets for this event are now sold out. For your chance to win a pair of tickets and a behind the scenes tour, tweet us @MandSHeritage with a question for Twiggy using #AskTwiggyLeeds. Questions must be submitted by Friday 31st March, and the winner will be notified by Monday 3rd April.


    Claire Watson is a fashion specialist and had a career as a designer before becoming an academic. She leads the Fashion Marketing programme at UoL and has also taught fashion design and fashion history for many years. Claire’s main research interest is the Yorkshire Fashion Archive, a collection of garments bought, made or worn in Yorkshire during the 20th century, reflecting and appraising the social and cultural history of the region during this time.   


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