Invented by Mary Quant, in her Bazaar boutique in Chelsea, it has toured the world on the pages of Vogue, and worn by the first teenage supermodel Twiggy.
The miniskirt is celebrating 50 years: Half a century ago, women made the choice to shorten their skirts and show off their legs.
A symbolic legacy of women’s liberation, as well as the most loved garment in a male-dominated world, the miniskirt has been the greatest fashion revolution of the 20th century. Look through the slideshow of historic images.
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