Biba founder Barbara Hulanicki with her husband at their home, 1975.

Biba founder Barbara Hulanicki with her husband at their studio home. Photographed by James Mortimer for Vogue.

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Barbara Hulanicki's home in London, 1970s

Biba founder Barbara Hulanicki's studio home. Looking down from the gallery into the studio, arranged into its separate "rooms". Photographed by James Mortimer for Vogue.

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What started as a mail-order business run out of Barbara Hulanicki’s flat quickly turned into a cult fashion line in which virtually every piece sold out as soon as it hit the shelf.

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Poland-born fashion designer Barbara Hulanicki opened Biba in 1964 in Abingdon Road, Kensington, London, moving to Church Street, Kensington in 1965, and Kensington High Street in 1968. With lavish décor and decadent atmosphere inspired by Art Nouveau and Art Deco style, and with an important catalogue mail order arm to the business, Biba rapidly became Britain's go-to place for affordable, comfortable mini-skirts, feather boas, felt hats, velvet trouser suits, and unisex T-shirts.

Poland born fashion designer founder Barbara Hulanicki opened Biba in 1964 in Abingdon Road Kensington

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