Vivienne Westwood Explains Punk Motivations ( UK) Vivienne Freakin Westwood

Vivienne Westwood Explains Why She Turned To Punk

I want this picture blown up and in my wardrobe Vivienne Westwood by Tim Walker | Vogue, October 2009

Vivienne Westwood, is an English fashion designer and businesswoman, largely responsible for bringing modern punk and new wave fashions into the mainstream.Photo by Tim Walker

John Lydon of the Sex Pistlos wearing Vivienne Westwood c.1976 #punkrock #fashion

John Lydon of the Sex Pistols wearing Vivienne Westwood Love how the socks coordinate with the tartan bondage jacket

vivienne westwood wedding dress vogue - Model Irina in a silk gown with draped neckline and tulle underskirt by Vivienne Westwood, surrounded by Cockney Costermongers shot by Mario Testino for British Vogue Royal Wedding issue May 2011

The Royal Wedding Issue

Mario Testino shot Irina Berezina wearing a Vivienne Westwood bridal gown for the May 2011 issue, which celebrated the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

'This is not charity, this is work'- Vivienne Westwood is producing some of her clothing line in Kenya, as a part of the Ethical Fashion initiative #ethicalbrand

'This is not charity, this is work' ~ Vivienne Westwood, fashion designer, is producing some of her clothing line in Kenya, as a part of the Ethical Fashion initiative

This dress was designed in the 1980's, when Westwood was in her phase she calls the 'Early Years', where remnants of punk fashion could still be found in her work, before she moved on to experiment with other styles. I personally find this dress extremely beautiful, almost warrior-like. Though it is not made clear which fabric it is made out of, the pattern is in the burberry style.

Vivien Westwood dress designed in the This dress is very Vivien Westwood, not to my taste personally but I appreciate the work that has gone into this. It has a very traditional Scottish feel with the tartan and socks.