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Clara Bow - original 'It' girl

Clara Bow - original 'It' girl

Clara Bow, the original 'It' girl. The story of one of the roaring twenties most captivating stars.

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Clarice Cliff - A very modern woman

Clarice Cliff - A very modern woman

  Born in 1899 and working from the age of 13 Clarice went on to design some of the most recognisable ceramics of the age. Clarice rose from the working-class girl in Stoke-on-Trent to become an art director and a figure of authority in a male dominated society. Still being the 1920’s glamour was never far away and it was said that she kept a cocktail gown in her office in case of sudden need. (Don’t we all? I wish!) Her famous Bizarre designs were introduced in 1928, which was also the year of the ‘flapper’ vote. Perhaps the boldness...

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