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I have chosen Biba as I feel I have a strong connection with this brand. The handbags that they offer vary in price and cover many different fashion situations. It is one that can cater for many different generations as they make purses, large handbags and going out bags like clutches.

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Biba logo from Barbara Hulanicki book signing - EARLY EVENING EVENT! We’re honoured and delighted to jointly be hosting, with Black Spring Press, a book signing / meet and greet with living legend BARBARA HULANICKI, the founder of Biba!

Biba- 1960's

Fifty years ago, the first Biba shop opened in London and started a fashion revolution. Here Barbara Hulanicki, the woman behind the legend, tells her extraordinary story.

"Biba Girls" ~ Vogue’s Anna Wintour even once worked as a Biba Saturday Girl. ~ From Biba ~ London’s Lost Department Store of the Swinging Sixties By Inge Oosterhoff

bibagirl All sales-girls fit this description and Vogue’s Anna Wintour even once worked as a Biba Saturday Girl.

Remember when Biba was the coolest store in the world?  As of-the-era singer Mary Hopkin so rightly said in 1968: “Those were the days, my friend.” The days when London’s streets were crammed with Morris Minors and MGBs, when The Beatles and The Rolling Stones made the music, and when THE place to shop in the buzzing capital of England was Biba...

glamidols: “ Fashion designer Barbara Hulanicki, the founder of iconic London fashion store Biba, with her husband Stephen Fitz-Simon – 1975 ”

Girls in the Biba boutique, London, 1960s.

Girls in the Biba boutique, London, remember going there, where I bought the most wonderful herringbone trouser suit that fitted perfectly!

Chris Price illustration. IN BIBA (This reminds me a bit of the NSV logo)

IN BIBA: A Graphic Romance by Delisia Howard, published by Hazard Books, 2004 Illustrations by Chris Price