Pictures: 50 Years of Caroline Charles Coffee Table Book - Fashion - Stylist Magazine

50 years Caroline Charles

Pictures: 50 Years of Caroline Charles

Iconic designer dressed Marianne Faithfull

She dressed Princess Diana, Marianne Faithfull and even Beatle Ringo Starr – and now iconic London designer Caroline Charles is celebrating 50 years in the business with a beautiful retrospective coffee table book.

A member of the original swinging sixties set during London’s ‘youthquake’, Caroline created her first collection in 1963 in a Chelsea attic, and launched it with a fashion shoot of six girls posing on a navy ship in Portsmouth Harbour. Showing her journey from hip London designer to a global brand showing at London Fashion Week, it’s a fascinating look at the evolution of a very British brand, and London style - and we've got a preview of the book to show you. Look back at her remarkable career in the gallery below.

Tags:

Share on

or email.

  • Facebook
  • Digg
  • Delicious

CONNECT WITH STYLIST

Our Most…

Top 50 most romantic quotes from literature

Top 50 romantic lines from literature

Losing hearts at first sight, soul-entwining…

More
Uma Thurman, Cannes Film Festival 20103

Cannes Film Festival 2013: red carpet round-up

After days of glitz and glamour, the Cannes Film…

More
The Best 100 Closing Lines From Books

The best 100 closing lines from books

Don't judge a book by its cover - instead, try…

More

Fashion Blog: Chanel - Vive la révolution!

A feminist army marched at Chanel this…

More

Win tickets to see Girls' star Lena Dunham with Caitlin Moran

MasterCard UK and Southbank Centre have joined…

More

Watch the Agnes B show live

Legendary French designer Agnès B, real name…

More
Take a look inside Reese Witherspoon's LA mansion

Take a tour around Reese Witherspoon's LA mansion

Reese Witherspoon has given a rare tour of her…

More
Celebrity's most spectacular city weddings and urban marriage ceremonies

Celebrity's most spectacular and memorable city weddings

The bright lights of the world's most beautiful…

More

Your Vote Counts

It's one of the chilliest Augusts in decades. Are you...

It's one of the chilliest Augusts in decades. Are you...