Saturday 22 January 2011


Taken from the 5 part BBC Programme "British Style Genius" from early last year, we have our very own Jay Montessori giving a brief rundown of Burberrys adoption by 80s Casuals.
The final programme gave a definitive look at British youth cultures from the 50s Teddy Boys through to the Terrace Culture of the 80s. The BBC website still has the programme online with each episode broken down into short clips like the one above.
Follow this link to view more snippets from what was an excellent series.
The Casual era comes under the "Street" part of the menu.