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Zoot Suits and Teddy Boys

Mimosa Dedanann, the doyenne of vintage clothing in Finland & further afield, discusses American-born zoot suits and their connection to the Teddy Boy style and culture of the U.K.

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ppUjUSg2DI

 

Teddy Boys

For Further Reading AMERICANA Recommends:

The Teds by Chris Steele-Perkins & Richard Smith

Diary of a Teddy Boy : A Memoir of the Long Sixties by Mim Scala

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