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Harper’s Bazaar article: How ‘The Last Days of Disco’ Changed My Life

How The Last Days of Disco Changed My Life, by Kerry Pieri at Harpers Bazaar.

Kerry Pieri talks about the aesthetic in Disco, how one of its costume designers also worked on Lolita, and how the early eighties were a great time for fashion.

The Last Days of Disco

The very early ’80s is very different than the rest of the 1980s, more minimal, streamlined and, in short, ’70s. But there is a decidedly preppy vibe that is imbued in the daytime looks of Alice (Sevigny) and Charlotte (Beckinsale)—think khaki A-line midi skirts, striped tops, blue blazers, chambray shirt dresses and oxford button-downs.