Gypsy chic

 “boho-chic” in the early years of the 21st century, the Sunday Times thought it ironic that “fashionable girls wore ruffly floral skirts in the hope of looking bohemian, nomadic, spirited and non-bourgeois“, whereas “gypsy girls themselves … are sexy and delightful precisely because they do not give a hoot for fashion”.  By contrast, in the late 19th century and first half of the 20th, aspects of Bohemian fashion reflected the lifestyle itself.

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