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While aging is something we obviously try to avoid at all costs, any woman of a certain age will dispel that infinite wisdom comes with every birthday candle blown out. Gloria Vanderbilt, Iris Apfel, Vivienne Westwood, and Betsey Johnson are just a few gal pals who rock AARP status with so much grace, they'll inevitably end up on feminist history class and countless FIDM courses' required reading lists.
And, whether your own grandma is Bill Cunningham fodder, or happens to pack mothballs in her closet, you know there's still a treasure trove of fab fashion to be found in those archives. That's why we're gunning for classic gems this season that — when worn right — are totally young at heart. So, don't waste another minute, and check out these 30 stunners that will never send your vibe to the old-folks home.
When Mother Nature decides to throw that first curveball with the inaugural too-cold-to-wear-just-a-tee morning, you reach for your trusty knit. And, while you may have a go-to you've worn for seasons, the sweater department is one that could also use a little extra padding. You know, since you'll be wearing them through read
While we're well aware of (and completely psyched about) all the denim silhouettes available to us this fall, we always like to have a pair of skinnies at the ready. For most, they serve as a closet essential, there to be plucked out at any minute and paired with an oversized tee or sweatshirt for running errands, or worn read