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Rock-a-Cha Kensington Market 1980s


Fashion branding, London

An early design commission was made for the legendary and influential fashion label Rock-A-Cha, Kensington Market, London, co-founded by Jay Strongman and Bob Crossley: hand lettering and (analogue) artwork by Paul Stewart. 

Customers at this hangout included David Bowie, Paul McCartney and Jonathan Ross, along with the coolest cats in London and beyond!
Rock-A-Cha interior Kensington Market
Rock-A-Cha interior ca. 1980 (Bob Crossley, third left and Jay Strongman with back to camera, third right) photographer unknown. Featured in The History of Rock Magazine, 1980. 
Jacket and trousers, designed by Rock-A-Cha, ca. 1980.  Image © V&A Collections
Jay Strongman (left) in Rock-A-Cha, London, ca. 1980, photographer unknown
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