DATE OF BIRTH
AUGUST 29th, 1921 (Age 95)
PLACE OF BIRTH
New York, USA
Owns jewelry and clothing lines, won the American Image Award in 2016
Iris Apfel is an American business woman, interior designer and fashion icon, born in Queens, New York. Still a trendsetter at 95 years old, each of her public appearances and fashion opinions continue to inspire passion.
The company she created in the early 50s with her husband, Carl Apfel, afforded her worldwide recognition. She helped redecorate the White House for nine different presidents until the 90's - an incredible token of confidence in her taste and elegance.
Her inimitable look is made up of jewelry and unique clothing she finds all over the world. The combination of elements becomes her signature, making her recognizable to everyone, everywhere. She has never given up under pressure, well helped by her maverick personality. Iris likes to cultivate difference, originality and creation. It has become her art de vivre.