Iris Apfel Disses the Jimmy Choos Named in her Honor
"I'd never wear these!" sniffs the pernickety 90 year old who is better known for what frames her face than graces her feet.
WSJ. Magazine spent the day with the nonagenarian interior decorator, finding out everything from what she breakfasts on (fruit - three clementines, an apple & a banana) to her dining preferences (at Marcus Samuelsson's Red Rooster with film director Albert Maysles) to MAC makeup ("I have the dubious distinction of being the oldest broad to have her face grace a cosmetics campaign") to how many of her signature glasses she owns: 10 in different hues worn in rotation ("I love clothes, but it’s hardly a mania. People think I spend all my time getting dressed, but I have lots of other things that occupy my time.")
- Lesley Scott