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Boomer Fashion

IRIS , A Fabulous Film About A 90+ Fashionista

Judi Freedman | Posted 05.14.2016 | Fifty
Judi Freedman

I've always adored the style-maven Iris Apfel. I've followed her flamboyant fashions and over-sized iconic eyewear since I was in college in the '70s.

The Best Boomer Fashions For Summer

Next Avenue | Karen Knapstein | Posted 05.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Karen Knapstein "I base my fashion taste on what doesn't itch." -- Gilda Radner As we get older, many of us find...

How To Look Sexy And Hip This Summer

Felice Shapiro | Posted 07.30.2013 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

What is your style? This summer as I begin to bare my skin I prefer to  throw away the magnifiers, stay loose, chill out and dress in what makes me feel good and hip. I've put together a few choice items that are my go-to favorites and finds.

The 2 Keys To Looking Elegant After 50

Felice Shapiro | Posted 05.29.2013 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

I loved watching Nana put on her face. Not one item was wasted. Lipsticks worn down to the metal were fair game as she dipped her lip-brush into the cylinder and extracted a full application working first the outline of the lips then filling in the rest.

A Man And His Hat: Till Death Do We Part?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.16.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

My husband's Tilley hat is such a part of him that around our town -- best-known for movie producers who wear baseball caps backward -- he's often described simply as "you know, the guy in the hat."

The Oscar Surgeons, or, 'How to Look Better Than You Feel'

Alan Thicke | Posted 02.13.2012 | Fifty
Alan Thicke

Our goal is always to Connect the Generations and no one does that better than those heroic souls who snip and tighten, mold and lighten, tweak and scrape the years away when us Boomers start wishing we still looked like you Nexters.

French Seniors Strut Their Stuff

Harriet Welty Rochefort | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Harriet Welty Rochefort

A top model who worked for Givenchy and Patou until she was 40, Françoise de Stael left the business to follow her husband, and re-started her career at 67.