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Alcatraz Opens its Gates: August 11, 1934

With the anniversary of the opening of Alcatraz today, I thought we might enjoy some prison fashions of the past and celebrate the iconic black and white stripe that continues to inspire fashion today.

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Above: Left – Ad for Fall 2009 Levi’s campaign, Right – Editorial photo shoot

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  • Andrea

    I’m in love with the man on the zebra image. Strict stripe representing a strict life versus an organic strip associated with freedom and running wild.

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