Written and Read by Robert Elms.

Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

An account of 'a life in threads', entranced by clothes and style.


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0120050418Growing up on a London council estate in the 1960s, Robert finds that looking smart is in his blood.
0220050419Robert Elms reads from his own account of a life entranced by clothes and style.
2/5.
As a young skinhead, Robert yearns for a Ben Sherman.
Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.
0320050420Skinhead goes sour, and Oxford bags appear.
0420050422The Way we Wore.
4/5.
Robert Elms reads from his account of a life influenced by clothes and style.
Robert falls in love with punk.
Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.
 200504214/5.
Robert Elms reads from his own account of a life entranced by clothes and style.
Soul-boy meets donkey jacket on the football terraces.
Abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

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