1960, Bombay Schoolgirls| wearabout vintage

vintage fashion india 1960

Two school going girls.
c. 1960. Bombay, India.

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“This photo is of my mother and her sister(in their mid teens) from the late 1960s. It was taken inside a flat in a heritage building in this area called Prarthna Samaj where many Gujarati merchants had initially settled and when Bombay was still being made.

My mom is the one in a pinafore at the back. She is a very strong woman. She went from wearing minis to wearing ghunghats to raising 3 kids on her own and now she works as a jewellery designer.”

– Sent in by Isha

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One Response to “1960, Bombay Schoolgirls| wearabout vintage”

  1. chandra Says:

    love to see your mother’s work

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