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by Emma Crameri (subscribe)
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Style is all about attitude, and Iris Apfel has plenty of bo
Pocket Iris Wisdom

Iris Apfel has called herself 'the world's oldest living teenager'. This pocket-sized book simply called Pocket Iris Wisdom would make a wonderful gift for the fashionista in your life, no matter what their age.

Pocket Iris Wisdom

There are over ninety pages of quotes divided by style, individuality, love, growing older, herself and life. There is one quote per page by Iris and when it was said. The book's design is minimalist with no illustrations.

Pocket Iris Wisdom

My favourite quote by Iris is "I don't have any rules because I would only break them.'

Pocket Iris Wisdom

The book allows you to see a glimpse of her wisdom, personality and wry humour. If you want to know more about this inspiring woman, then I can thoroughly recommend the fashion documentaries she has appeared in 'Advanced Style' and 'Iris'.

Pocket Iris Wisdom

Pocket Iris Wisdom is the best of Iris Apfel's razor sharp witty remarks and pragmatic quotes.

Pocket Iris Wisdom

Pocket Iris Wisdom is available in hardcover from your favourite bookseller.

ISBN: 9781784880651
Published by Hardie Grant Books

About the Author

At 95, Iris Apfel is having the time of her life. Having made her name as an interior designer (she worked with the wives of nine presidents on the White House) and fashion icon, she's in demand as a model and her legions of fans love her 'unsugared truths'. Voted one of the Best Dressed over 50's by The Guardian, Apfel is Manhattan's oldest and coolest It girl and star of the documentary 'Iris' by filmmaker Albert Maysles, which offers a unique perspective into the delightful life of a style legend.
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When: Published 1 December 2016
Cost: RRP: $12.99
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