Top 10 (+1) | Dolly Girls

Top 10 (+1) | Dolly Girls

With all of our talk of Dolly magazine lately many of you have dropped us a line to tell us what they loved the most about the mag. Dolly Doctor rates pretty high, because where else were we going to get the inside scoop on everything puberty (?), but it's the girls who graced the covers and pages that most of us remember the most, and everyone had a favourite.

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1-Minute Fashion Fix | Dolly March 1994

1-Minute Fashion Fix | Dolly March 1994

Today's 1-Minute Fashion Fix features one of the Dolly girl all-stars. In the '80s and '90s there was a few select girls who featured time and time again, and Angelique Bennett was one of them.

This is a great spread from 1994 and I really think the clothes featured here still hold up today - more than two decades later. With styling by Carlotta Moye this is an all-round vintage Dolly classic...

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Time Capsule | October 1991

Time Capsule | October 1991

I'm not sure why but I think 1991 would have to be my favourite year of the '90s. For those of you playing at home my favourite '80s year is 1987. Like I said, I'm not sure why. Some things don't need rhyme or reason.

Since the Time Capsule we dug up this month is from October 1991 I was always going to get a bit excited for it...

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'80s/'90s Fashion Fix | Copycats

'80s/'90s Fashion Fix | Copycats

Fashion is a cyclical beast. What goes around comes back around before too long, and sometimes we just flat out copy the shiitake mushrooms out of what we see around us.

I just love the way the following fashion magazine spreads are completely upfront with the copycat phenomena. No apologies. No disguises. Just 100% 'we like that, so we're going to copy it, and you should too'. And why not? Who are we to stand in anyone's way if they want to rock out like Boy George? Go hard or go home I say!

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