Fashion Icon. Screen Icon. Cultural icon.

If that’s not enough to cement your status as one of the biggest influencers of the 1960’s and 1970’s, then let’s just put the cherry on the cake by adding – having one of the world’s most coveted bags named after you. Haven’t guessed it by now? Come on trendsetter … Jane Birkin. Your androgynous model muse whose jeans and t-shirt combination became a style bible for generations to come. Redefining the boundaries of sexy and feminine dressing, Jane’s relaxed take on fashion empowered women the world over. With bangs for days and a fierce attitude to match, Jane remains a present day style icon, unparalleled to your Insta muses (sorry Gigi and Jenner). Why? Because she didn’t break the rules, she wrote them.

What would a Jane Birkin introduction be without mentioning that passionate, all encompassing romance? Before there were Kate and Johnny, there were Jane and Serge. So ahead of Valentine’s Day, TWAIN share some of our favourite Serge et Jane moments…