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Twiggy Model Actress and Designer

Join model, actress and singer Twiggy, a born and bred Londoner whose career began here at age sixteen in 1966. Twiggy's London Story revolves around fashion and culture – she says one of the great things about London is, of course, shopping!

Watch and share Twiggy’s love of the city's museums and galleries, especially the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) with its exhibitions on fashion, design and jewellery.

About Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum is the world's greatest museum of art and design, representing more than 3,000 years of human creativity, with collections unrivalled in their scope and diversity.

In recent years, the V&A has undergone a dramatic programme of renewal and restoration. Highlights include the Medieval Renaissance galleries containing some of the greatest surviving treasures from the period, the breathtaking Jewellery gallery and the stunning British Galleries, illustrating the history of Britain through the nation’s art and design. In addition to its outstanding free permanent collection, the V&A offers a programme of temporary exhibitions and an extensive events programme.

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