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It specialised in clothing that defined the look of the punk movement. From toNo. The interior was given period Sex Shop Chelsea, such as "Odeon" wallpaper and Festival of Britain trinkets. Bespoke tailored drape jackets, skin-tight trousers and thick-soled " brothel creepers " shoes were the mainstays.
In the outlet interior was changed and the shop was given a new name, Too Fast To Live, Too Sex Shop Chelsea To Dieto reflect a new range of clothing from Britain's early s "rocker" fashions. In the spring of the shop underwent another refurbishment  and was rebranded with the name Sex.
The façade  included a 4 ft sign of pink foam rubber letters spelling "SEX". Rubber curtains covered the walls and red carpeting was installed.
The group's name was provided by McLaren in partial promotion of the boutique. In Augustnineteen-year-old John Lydon was persuaded to audition for the group by singing along to Alice Cooper 's " I'm Eighteen " on the jukebox. The store's designs confronted social and sexual taboos, and included T-shirts bearing images of the Cambridge Rapist's face hood,  Sex Shop Chelsea cowboys  from a illustration by the US artist Jim French trompe-l'œil bare breasts  by Rhode Island School of Design students Janusz and Laura Gottwald in the late s,  and pornographic texts from the book School for Wives "I groaned with pain Also featured were T-shirts  with the slogan 'Prick Up Your Ears',  a reference to the biography of influential proto-punk subversive Joe Ortonand text culled from the biography of Orton stating how cheap clothes suited him.
In DecemberKing's Road was renamed Seditionaries  trading under that title until September In latethe shop at King's Road re-opened under the name World's End. The façade was installed with a large Sex Shop Chelsea which spun backwards with the floor raked at an angle. McLaren and Westwood launched the first of a series of collections  from the outlet at the beginning of and collaborated for a further three years.
World's End remains open as part of Vivienne Westwood's global fashion empire. Many people related with the punk scene worked at the shop in one way or another.
A notable employee was Jordan Pamela Rookewhose provocative dress sense served as a walking advertisement for the shop. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Maçek III 6 June Publisher: First Edition, Retrieved 12 April Rolling Stone. I started by selling Fifties clothing to him. Marie Ebonytube. Paul Gorman is. Vivienne Westwood. Pan Macmillan. ISBN Retrieved 12 April — via Google Books. The Buobs. Slogan in Fashion".
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