The Sketch Book — Jean Shirmpton

1960's Elegance

1960 Audrey Hepburn Jean Shirmpton Julie Christie Mary Tyler Moore The Sketch Book Twiggy

So a new commission has led me on an immersion tour of the glamor and grace of 1960's style. I am now thoroughly depressed that I missed this decade and that today I had no reason to wear fake eyelashes. Before I started drawing, I decided to check in with the experts - my mother and her friends to tell me what it was really to be young and fashionable in the 1960s. Seventy five emails later, I was armed with so much new information about the '60s look that my head was spinning. I had never really focused on...

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