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Iris Apfel

IRIS , A Fabulous Film About A 90+ Fashionista

Judi Freedman | Posted 05.14.2015 | 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.

WATCH: Fashion Icon IRIS APFEL On the Creative Process of Dressing Up

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.11.2015 | Style
Zorianna Kit

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Apfel and we chatted about the challenges of staying unique in the fashion world, the creative process of dressing up and the secret to her marriage to husband Carl Apfel, whom she married in 1948 and who celebrated his 100th birthday in the film.

Iris Premieres at the Paris Theater

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.28.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Orange would not be the new black for Iris Apfel, who wore that color in fur for the movie premiere of Iris last week at the Paris Theater: the brighter the better, it was practically neon, and contrasted with saucer-sized turquoise beads.

CELEBRATING Life: Cultural & Charitable Catch-Up, April 2015

Jill Lynne | Posted 04.16.2015 | Arts
Jill Lynne

How wondrous to once again feel Nature's warmth enveloping us, to bask in the great golden sun, to rejoice in the sweet sounds of returning bird-calls, to view our world blossoming forth...

The Alexis Bittar Spring 2015 Campaign Is Awesome

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.09.2015 | Style

With Joan Didion, Joni Mitchell and two of Bob Marley's sons already fronting major fashion campaigns this spring, we can hardly keep up with all thes...

PHOTOS: Style Icon's Apartment Proves That More Is More

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 09.27.2013 | HuffPost Home

Here's the most compelling argument for not listening to anyone else's decor advice.

Finding Authenticity in Fashion

Rai Mensah | Posted 11.25.2013 | Style
Rai Mensah

Authenticity and finding it in the fashion industry seemed to be the running theme during the kickoff of the Fashion in Film series. The series highlighted such industry legends as Iris Apfel and Catherine Martin.

This Is Why We Still Love Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.07.2013 | Style

...among other reasons, of course.

Guess Which Celeb We Spotted In Front Of Our Office?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.09.2012 | Style

Hint: she would probably make a bad teacher.

WATCH: Author Ari Seth Cohen And Senior Style Icons On Living Life To The Fullest

Posted 10.19.2012 | Fifty

Ari Seth Cohen, 31, started photographing fashionable women in their 70s, 80s and beyond on the streets of New York City four years ago. He grew up cl...

Iris Apfel Takes On Handbags And Amazingness Follows

Brie Dyas | Posted 10.18.2012 | Style

For one, she tells us how "not to look like a hooker." The more you know...

The Best Accessory Is...

The Huffington Post | Amanda McGowan | Posted 04.03.2013 | Style

Iris Apfel is so much cooler than we are.

Our Favorite Instagrams This Week!

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.15.2012 | Style

We promise: no Toaster filter.

'Why Should I Be Happy About Being A Grandmother?!'

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 07.21.2012 | Fifty
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

Today, for millions of women who are reaching that stage of life, is about more than just vanity. It raises other complicated feelings less common among women from previous generations. For better or for worse, grandmas are just not what they used to be.

Iris Apfel: "I Don't Live To Get Dressed"

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

"I don’t live to get dressed," Iris Apfel told me at the launch of her handbag line Tuesday evening, "I have other things to do." These are surprisi...

The Beautiful Lesson My Parents Taught Me About Aging

Jody Gastfriend | Posted 06.02.2012 | Fifty
Jody Gastfriend

As I approach my 54th birthday, I find that I'm embracing a broader definition of beauty. It's a matter of knowing how truly ephemeral life can be.

The Secret to Aging Well -- Not Keeping It a Secret!

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 05.28.2012 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

One thing that continues to surprise me is how some people seem shocked when I admit my age.

WATCH: Madison Avenue, Media Embrace Images Of Aging

Posted 03.15.2012 | Fifty

Madison Avenue and the entertainment industry are finally recognizing the financial and social power of the baby boomers. Post 50s are taking those in...

'Rare Bird' Iris Apfel's MAC Make-Up Collection

www.dailymail.co.uk | Posted 12.20.2011 | Fifty

Her style has inspired books, jewelry ranges, museum exhibitions and many a student's embarkation on a career in fashion. At the tender age of 90, ...

PHOTOS: 90-Year-Old Iris Apfel Now Doing A Makeup Collection, Too

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

MAC Iris Apfel has been busy. Between designing her own HSN jewelry line and becoming the subject of Albert Maysles's latest doc, the spry nona...

From Tory Burch's Blog - Iris Apfel

Tory's Blog | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

From Tory Burch: Our latest Cat's Meow, the indomitable, hoopty doopty Iris Apfel. Courtesy photo...

Top 12 Post50 Female Style Icons

Posted 01.06.2012 | Fifty

Coco Chanel famously said, "Fashion passes, style remains". While we have a bevy of trendy shopaholics in our midst, very few can say they've stoo...

'The Fatter And Uglier People Are, The Fewer Clothes They Wear'

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.24.2011 | Style

The beauty of being 90 is that you stop caring -- what people think about you, who you might offend, how crazy your clothes look. Which is why Iris...

Iris Apfel Thinks Stretch Jeans Over Size 10 Should Be Outlawed

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Getty "Now when I walk down Fifth Avenue in the summertime I just want to throw up. It seems that the fatter and uglier people are, the fewer clo...

The 90-Year-Old Fashion Star

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 10.25.2011 | Style

We've admired the quirky personal style of self-described "geriatric starlet" Iris Apfel for a long time. Now the New York Times has some exciting...