05/16/2011 04:44 pm ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

Iris Apfel's Home: A Look Inside (PHOTOS)

While Iris Apfel wears many hats -- muse, jewelry designer, Old World Weavers co-founder, street style icon -- it's her star turn as interior decorator that's most impressive. After a stint working for a designer and finding that she could out-decorate (and out-shop) her easily, Apfel started her own firm and attracted clients with her remarkable style. "I guess people thought if I could decorate myself I could decorate a room or two," she told Architectural Digest.