In Britain the fashion is seen as radical and rebellious. Those responsible for this description are designers Vivienne Westwood John Galliano and Alexander McQueen.
Westwood introduced the punk style in the 1970s and her goal was to break the rules.
She worked alongside Malcolm McLaren and they opened SEX on Kings Road.
They made controversial clothing and on the streets people were arrested for wearing provocative t-shirts.
One of the most successful items was a pair of pants with a strap between the legs