OLDER, WISER: FASHION’S MATURE MUSES
Ari Seth Cohen, founder of the hugely successful, New York-based blog Advanced Style and the man behind last year’s documentary of the same name, says he “offers proof from the wise and silver-haired set that personal style advances with age,” profiling fabulously flamboyant and elegant older women with admirable poise.
These women have denied the granny-knitted jumper stereotype to become sources of inspiration for all ages. Their colorful clothes and accessories are an extension of their personalities, not just pieces of material hung on bodies.
Earlier this year, Céline revealed Joan Didion at its latest campaign star. And Saint Laurent’s decision to name much-loved singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell as the face of its latest campaign connects the brand with not just a pretty face, but with the songs and sights of the ’70s. Read more on fashion’s mature muses here.