• Style Over 50: Diane Sawyer

    Hope changes everything, doesn't it?- Diane Sawyer
    A woman whose style my mom and I have always admired is Diane Sawyer.  At 69, her style is classic and polished whether she's strolling the streets of New York, walking the red carpet or anchoring the nightly news.  She favors timeless pieces like white shirts, pencil skirts and snakeskin heels.  Diane always look...
  • Style Over 50: Carmen Dell’Orefice

    We're all works of art in progress. I'm still figuring out how to do the job, and who I am. - Carmen Dell'Orefice
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is the gorgeous and famed supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice.  Today, at age 84, Carmen is known as being the world's oldest working model.  Her stunning grace and incredible silver hair have become...
  • Style Over 50: Meryl Streep

    You don't have to be famous.  You just to have to make your mother and father proud of you.- Meryl Streep
    Even though Meryl Streep is one of the most acclaimed actresses of all time, one of the things we most admire about her is her classic style and relaxed approach to aging.  Meryl is always a fixture on the red...
  • Going Grey

    Live your life and forget your age.- author unknown
    We think that one of the chicest and most courageous things a woman of a certain age can do is to embrace going grey. In a culture that values youth above all else, it takes a lot of courage to do this. Most women continue to color their hair all of their...
  • Style Over 50: Carolina Herrera

    Sometimes the simplest things are the most profound.- Carolina Herrera
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is famed fashion designer Carolina Herrera.  My mom and I just adore her chic and simple style.  At age 76, she is still designing amazing collections and always looks impeccable.  Her signature style usually consists of a crisp white shirt, black midi skirt and her always...
  • Over 50 Style Icon: Iris Apfel

    Style is attitude, attitude, attitude.- Iris Apfel
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is the irreverent and always fascinating Iris Apfel. At 93, she has become something of a sensation in the fashion world since her collection of over-the-top and beyond fabulous clothing and accessories appeared in a show at the Met in 2005. Prior to that, she had pretty much been...
  • An Amazing Woman: Betty Halbreich

    All you need are a skirt, a jacket, a pair of pants and a raincoat.- Betty Halbreich

    Since we talked about Bergdorf Goodman's very own Linda Fargo yesterday, I thought it would be fun to discuss the store's oldest and most legendary personal shopper, Betty Halbreich.  Betty is amazingly chic and at 86 years old is still...

  • Style Over 50: Linda Fargo

    As they say, not only does money not buy you happiness- it can't buy you that thing called 'style', either.- Linda Fargo

    Today's Over 50 Style Icon on the blog today is Linda Fargo, Senior Vice President of the legendary Bergdorf Goodman department store.  We love her bold fashion choices which are always punctuated with her shocking...

  • Style Over 50: Helen Mirren

    Fabulous doesn't count the years.  It's the years that make us fabulous.- Helen Mirren
    British, award-winning actress Helen Mirren was recently chosen as the new face of L'Oreal's 'The Perfect Age' campaign.  We couldn't think of a better choice.  Helen, who turns 70 later this year, proves age is nothing but a number in both the campaign and in real...
  • Style Over 50: Jane Fonda

    It's never too late- never too late to start over, never too late to be happy.- Jane Fonda
    One of our favorite over 50 style icons is the legendary Jane Fonda.  At 77, Jane is more relevant than ever.  Her style is classic, refined and always on point whether she's walking a red carpet or the streets of Manhattan.  She favors...