Cult T-shirts

Cult T-shirts

Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics

Sam Knee, Lisa Kidner

$11.99

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Description

Seminal and subversive. Iconic and experimental. Radical and underground. This collection of over 500 vintage T-shirts has them all. 


Symbols of rebellion – worn by skaters, punks, metalheads and surfers alike – T-shirts have dominated pop culture for decades. Featuring stunning photographs of each tee, interviews from die-hard collectors and rare treasures from celebrated designers, Cult T-Shirts is a nostalgic dive into the world of 70s and 80s rebel subcultures.


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Sam Knee:

Sam Knee worked for four years in San Francisco, grading T-shirts and sourcing vintage clothes for a number of retailers. He has travelled extensively worldwide in the pursuit of rare and unusual T-shirts. After dealing in vintage clothing at Portobello market in London, he and Lisa Kidner sold a range of their clothes under the Heart of Glass label at UK retailer Whistles and under the Upper Fifth range at Topshop. He lives in London.

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Formerly a fashion journalist for 19 magazine, Lisa Kidner has a degree in fashion textiles. After dealing in vintage clothing at Portobello market in London, Lisa and Sam Knee sold a range of their clothes under the Heart of Glass label at UK retailer Whistles and under the Upper Fifth range at Topshop. Lisa lives in London.

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