First look: Iris Apfel film

With Ari Seth of Advanced Style

It's Friday. It's cloudy. And, so to help your through it, ELLE’s gift to you today is this ultra quirky, beautifully presented clip about Iris Apfel, fashion’s favourite nonagenarian, talking about her personal style, her ‘guilty pleasure’ and her long career in textile and interior design. hot with us for the Avant/Garde Diaries.

Filmed while being interviewed at her home by Ari Seth, the blogger and author behind Advanced Style – the snapshot into the world of the fashionable over-fifties by filmmaker Albert Maysles.

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Maysles is best known for making , the documentary about Big Edie and Little Edie, relatives of Jackie Kennedy in their forgotten mansion – a story which has inspired many fashion designers and collections over the years.

Enjoy . . .

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