"Getting older ain't for sissies," style icon Iris Apfel once told Into The Gloss; And hence, if there is one person we'd love to imitate as we grow older, it's decidedly Iris Apfel. Known for her signature glasses and for staying active in the fashion industry, Apfel's newest...

I fell in love with style icon and self-described "geriatric starlet" Iris Apfel when I saw her in a Liz Claiborne ad when I was in university. I was inspired by the uber-stylish octogenarian's affinity for over-sized statement accessories and her eclectic sense of style. Advanced Style...

Iris Apfel is, simply, the coolest. We've written about her time and again, and now the style icon is the subject of an interview in June's Architectural Digest. She, like us, digs costume jewelry, jeans, and thinks that "properly done, can be an art form." Here are some words of wisdom from...

Being a style icon at 90 is definitely something to look up to! Iris Apfel, adorably eclectic and unconventionally stylish has put together a really lovely collection with MAC Cosmetics. The 20 – piece collection received very interesting, exotic names ("Early Bird", "Toco Toucan") in an...

One of my great style inspirations,Iris Apfel, has launched a line of jewellery at the grand old age of 88. Not only do I hope that I will be as active and engaged with fashion in my eighties as she is, but I also yearn to be able to dress like her. She is just wonderful. You remember, I...

Since the couple retired in 1992, Iris Apfel continues to consult and to give lectures on style and fashion: Sources: top ; and bottom . In 2005, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City premiered an exhibition about the fashionable style of Iris Apfel. The exhibition was entitled,...

Iris Apfel is at it again. In addition to her 91 years on the earth, the style icon also has a makeup line for MAC, a jewelry collection, and now a second eyewear collection for eyebobs. Her spring 2013 line just hit, and includes ah-mazing polarized sunglasses and sun readers with names like...

in New York unveiled a fashion exhibit inspired by the eclectic personality's personal style titled . Unlike more trepidatious style icons whose every ensemble feels carefully premeditated and calculated and who constantly fret about "taste levels (pan to a shot of Nina Garcia chastising a ...

Jimmy Choo weaves the tribal and ethnic literally and decoratively into its Spring Summer '12 collection with IRIS. Inspired by the inimitable style of fashion innovator and doyenne of ethnic embellishment, Iris Apfel, Jimmy Choo has created the ultimate homage to the grande dame of...

It was a conversation, and an entirely possible one at that, between Tavi Gevinson and Iris Apfel. And yet, a discussion about personal style between a 16-year-old and a 90-year-old did seem rather impossible: how could two women so far apart in age have a cohesive exchange about something...

 

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