Iris Apfel | Vintage inspiration

 

Iris Apfel is a hero to all woman in fashion that have their priorities straight. Iris is known to say the most beautiful quotes on the topic such as "great personal style is about knowing yourself, staying curious, and maintaining a sense of humor". Her career as an interior designer and textile maker has taken her to far corners of the world and always back to her beloved New York.

Her range of rare antique fabrics is a sight to behold and many of them are products of her own. In 2005, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art showcased her personal accessories, fabrics and garments and they proved to be an exuberant collection. Iris is a documentary about her life, and it hit Dendy Cinemas this past April. When it comes to expressing your individuality through fashion, there is no authority more seasoned than Iris Apfel. With such pearls of wisdom, she is the be all and end all of modern vintage fashion style inspiration.

View the trailer here

May 25, 2015 by Kenneth Tasker