Elaine Stritch: The Farewell Tour

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After living and performing in New York for six decades, musical theater icon/legend/Jack's mom on 30 Rock Elaine Stritch is retiring from showbiz to go back home to Detroit (she explained, "I'm going to be taking it easy...every time I leave the building, I fall on my ass"). Last night was the first date of her farewell tour of sorts, "Elaine ... See the Rest

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  2013 Oscar nominees Emmanuelle Riva (Amour) and Quevenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild), at an awards lunch. Riva, at 85, is now the oldest Best Actress nominee of all time, while Walls, at 9, is the youngest. ... See the Rest

Flashback 1960: Gloria Vanderbilt by Richard Avedon

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Happy 88th Birthday, Gloria! ... See the Rest

The Naked Guest

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One of my favorite people EVER, Cornelia Guest aka The Deb of the Decade aka the Paris Hilton of the '80s, the daughter of the LEGENDARY style icon C.Z. Guest and national polo champion Winston Frederick Churchill Guest, yes THAT Cornelia Guest – is PETA’s newest pinup girl. FABULOUS! Says Dan Mathews, senior vice president of campaigns for ... See the Rest

The Apfel Truth: The Wit and Wisdom of Our Favorite Geriatric Fashionista

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"I miss the New York of the 1950s. It was fabulous then, everyone looked beautiful. Now when I walk down Fifth Avenue in the summertime I just want to throw up. It seems that the fatter and uglier people are, the fewer clothes they wear. The shorts and flip-flops and tight jeans on butts that go from here to Poughkeepsie. I always say they should ... See the Rest

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Fashionable kook Daphne Guinness, just hanging out on her fireplace mantle, of course. Why? Where do you spend YOUR mornings? (via Daphne Guinness Style Icon) ... See the Rest

Glorious Gloria

That's Anderson Cooper's mum, of course, looking absolutely incandescent on the cover of Town & Country. "She is the last, the most complex, the most fascinating of the 20th-century style legends," the article begins. "Heiress, businesswoman, beauty, artist, mother, wife, daughter – Gloria Vanderbilt's spectacular arc has been chronicled by the ... See the Rest

The magnificent Iris Apfel

The 88-year-old textile mogul and fashion doyenne Iris Apfel, whose audacious use of accessories and outrageous knack for mixing styles, colors, textures and patterns have made her a legend among fashionistas for half a century, was out and about in NYC this week. She's photographed with designer Cynthia Rowley in the first pic, and designer ... See the Rest