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Archive for the ‘Magazine’ Category

  • Hugh Hefner

    Hugh Hefner – The Pyjama-Clad Activist

    • 2010 Views • 1960s, 1970s, MagazineComments Off

    Whilst we know Hugh Hefner is a bit of a lecherous pyjama-clad slimy toad; albeit a somewhat dry and wrinkly pyjama-clad slimy toad these days, we do have a degree of admiration for his, well, let’s call it his chutzpah. We know his contribution to...

  • The Black Leopard

    Die Swart Luiperd

    • 2510 Views • 1970s, Book Covers, Literature, MagazineComments Off

    As another part of our occasional series focusing on men dressed up with big cat heads, which kicked off with the seminal Lee Lion Head ads, we now take a trip to the South African veldt and cast our beady eye on Die Swart Luiperd also known as The Black...

  • Young Woman

    Turning Japanese – 1960s Young Woman Magazine

    • 5220 Views • 1960s, Fashion, Magazine1 Comment

    Now we head East, bypass Lowestoft and jet over to the land of the rising sun to check out some great images from this groovy 1969 Japanese fashion magazine – Young Woman...

  • gq

    We’ve got it Covered – GQ through the Ages

    • 2477 Views • 1960s, Fashion, Literature, MagazineComments Off

    We’re not really the kind of chaps who subscribe to men’s magazines but, hey, if they’re lying around in a dentist’s waiting room we’ll have a crafty scan through to see what we’re missing out on. To get an idea of which men were considered cool...

  • gloria

    Gloria Steinem – Pop Art Protests

    • 1690 Views • 1960s, Magazine, PopularComments Off

    As one of the leading American feminists since the early 1960s Gloria Steinem has had a long, varied and controversial career as a writer and political activist that has seen her employed as an ‘undercover’ Playboy bunny, lobby as a pro-abortion...