• 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...
  • 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...
  • Style Over 50: Costanza Pascolato

    I never felt as confident as I did the day I turned 70, it's true.- Costanza Pascolato
    I know I tend to overuse the word 'chic' but it certainly applies to Vogue Brazil contributor Costanza Pascolato.  At 75, she has far more style and panache than most of the young superstar bloggers on the scene.  Costanza was literally born into the fashion...
  • Saint Tropez Style

    Keep smiling- it takes 10 years off!- Jane Birkin
    If you're avid readers here at The Ladies McCann, you'll know how obsessed my mom and I are with European style. And when it comes to summer fashion, the French always get it right with their chic simplicity. Saint Tropez, in the south of France, has got to be about one of...
  • 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...
  • Jackie O’s Best Summer Looks

    Pearls are always appropriate.- Jackie Kennedy Onassis

    When it comes to summer fashion, I am a true traditionalist at heart.  I love nothing more than a pair of white jeans, black t-shirt and Palm Beach Sandals.  And when it comes to style icons, no one epitomized the look of simplistic summer chic better than Jackie...

  • Summer Style Essentials

    Dear summer, I love you.- author anonymous
    With summer here and in full swing, I thought that it'd be fun to discuss some of my favorite  summer style essentials here on the blog today.  Since I'm more of a fall clothes girl, when it comes to summer style there are really just a few key pieces that I love.  And living...
  • 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...

  • Summer Love: Palm Beach Sandals Company

    Wear. Smile Repeat.
    Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, summer is officially here which means it's time to bring out the Palm Beach Sandals!  My mom and I have been wearing them for years and had so much fun, a few years ago, when we stopped at the official store and factory where they're made in Palm...
  • Style Over 50: Sophia Loren

    After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery.  It’s better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe.  Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.- Sophia Loren
    For us, one of the most beautiful and ageless actresses of all-time is Sophia Loren.  She just turned 79 this past...