She was (born 11 February 1934) is a and British fashion icon, who was instrumental in the 1960s Mod fashion movement.She was one of the designers who took credit for inventing the miniskirt. Born in London, to Welsh parents, Quant brought fun and fantasy to fashion in the 1960s. As creator of the mini skirt and hot pants, she showed a generation how to dress to please themselves. Her instant success made traditionally cautious designers change their attitudes and make their designs appeal to the newly important youth market.
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