Jean Shrimpton against the Manhattan skyline:
Below is the cover of British Vogue, April 1962, the edition which show cases the New York shoot.
The fashion depicted in these photographs moves away from the formal stylings of the 1950's. These garments are easy wearing yet provide a look that is current and chic. So many of the styles introduced early in the '60's have gone on to influence fashion to this day and the styles above and below would not look out of place anywhere now.