Fashion icon--IRIS APFEL
Iris is the true prove age don't matter and you can be stylish all your life ,you are never to old ..it al about love and support the beauty..
Her style its unique, she put piece together from different styles and make them look amazing,she is not afraid to take risk.she is so playful and all come perfect together
Born in 1921 (92) Astoria, Queens, New York, Apfel is the only child of Samuel Barrel, whose family owned a glass-and-mirror business, and his Russian-born wife, Sadye, who owned a fashion boutique.
She studied art history at New York University and attended art school at the University of Wisconsin. As a young woman, Apfel worked for Women's Wear Daily and for interior designer Elinor Johnson. She also was an assistant to illustrator Robert Goodman.
In 1948, she married Carl Apfel. Two years later, they launched the textile firm Old World Weavers and ran it until they retired in 1992. From 1950 to 1992, Iris Apfel took part in several design restoration projects, including work at the White House for nine presidents: Truman, Eisenhower, Nixon, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, Reagan, and Clinton.
iris have a beautiful and very stylish jewelry line,shoe line,purse line,book,documentary's she is involve in fashion and we are very bless she is part of our era!