1993 - What a Year!

We're going all nostalgic now and taking you back 30 years.  The year was 1993 and everyone was wearing baby doll dresses and Doc Martens - hands up if you were a fashion victim of this era.  

doc martens


Here's our little trip down memory lane from 1993, the year that the Caroline Gardner brand was born...

Mariah Carey was number one in the UK charts with Dream Lover.

mariah carey

In television, Teletext launched - a service that was primarily used for delivering news and information, but it could also be used for things like sports scores, weather forecasts, and entertainment listings too.  QVC was the first teleshopping channel in the UK and television series ER launched bringing the dreamy George Clooney, Dr Ross into the homes of millions.

george clooney er


Jurassic Park dominated the box office. It brought about a change in movie making by ushering CGI into the industry.

jurassic park


The world wide web was born - yes, the internet is only 30 years old...



The most iconic landmark in the UK, Buckingham Palace opened its doors to the public for the first time allowing people to get up close and personal with the glittering chandeliers and gilded ceilings. 

buckingham palace

And, whilst John Major was Prime Minister here in the UK, President Clinton was sworn in as President of the United States of America.


bill clinton sworn in

That's our whistlestop tour of 1993.  We can't wait to see what the next 30 years bring.