Teddy boys-- late 40's and 50's- Think this has to be my favourite fashion sense for men from this time!!
Teddy boys. These boys were a part of subculture that like to dress similar to dandies in the Edwardian period.
I love how dark and moody this image is as I feel it really portrays the Teddy Boy look, I may take this into consideration for my portrait. I also like the idea of the cigarette as I feel it adds a very rebellious feel, paired together with the slick back hair and the Teddy Boy suit.
An entry from pretty begonia
Rockabilly Through The Ages
The 'Teddy Boy' was identified as the UK's first subcultural style after the war during the 50s. Their dress was Edwardian style inspired. They were seen in drainpipe trousers with a narrow bowtie and shoes with thick soles or winkle pickers.
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