Tag Archives: Kasia Charko Biba artist

Big Biba, The end.

Mick, Chris and I were working at the Whitmore Thomas studios in St Albans Grove Kensington after Big Biba opened in September 1973.  Mick was soon to move on to work in an advertising agency, Steve and Tim were pursuing other projects including graphic design , I was working as an illustrator.  We had all […]

Perms, platforms and other clothes.

Feeling in the need of a makeover in the summer of 1973, I opted for the popular wash n’ wear 70’s perm once the domain of little old ladies but now quite common varying from full blown  frizzy afros to looser Marc Bolan curls. I got something in between, I went to a popular hairdresser […]