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Geri Halliwell’s Union Jack dress

Geri Halliwell performing at the Brit Awards, February 1997. Photo: Rex. It was Monday, 24th of February 1997 and I was getting ready to head out to the eighties night at Rock City in Nottingham. I’d gone over to a friend’s house for the occasion and we drank cheap champagne and played the first Garbage album on repeat as we slipped on sequin encrusted dresses (silver, strappy and vaguely slutty for me, a glimmering red halterneck for her), put our pink and red dyed hair into bunches, pulled on platforms and then slapped on bright, glittery make up. Before leaving […]