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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    McLaren, Malcolm (designer)
    Vivienne Westwood, born 1941 (designer)
    Boy (designer)

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support and assistance from the Friends of the V&A, the Elsbeth Evans Trust, and the Dorothy Hughes Bequest

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Ensemble of pink day-glow nylon short-sleeved top, white cotton bondage trousers with front to back zipper, vertical zippers on back of each leg and buckles and strap to attach legs together, and white cotton kilt composed of one front and one back panel.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1976 (made)


McLaren, Malcolm (designer)
Vivienne Westwood, born 1941 (designer)
Boy (designer)

Descriptive line

Ensemble, f, pink nylon top, white cotton bondage trousers and white cotton kilt (2 panels), Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood, and Boy, Britain, ca. 1976.


Fashion; Clothing; Gender and Sexuality; The Michael and Gerlinde Costiff Costume Collection


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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