All posts tagged Iris Apfel

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A passionate collector

When Deputy Director Lynda Roscoe Hartigan was arranging to bring Shoes: Pleasure and Pain to PEM from London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, she knew she would find a way to …

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Shop shoes

As Director of Merchandising at PEM’s museum store, buying product is the part of my job I love doing more than anything else. When I first learned that there would be …

Iris Apfel with husband Carl Apfel in PEM galleries

Carl Apfel turns 100

On August 4th New York City raised a glass to celebrate the 100th birthday of Carl Apfel. That name should sound familiar to those still following the rising star of …

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New York shopping spree

Buying is the one task that I do not want to fully delegate to anyone else, but I do seek input from others. The museum shop manager, Stacey Pappas, and …

Iris Apfel installs her ensembles at PEM

The world according to Iris

Self-described “geriatric starlet” and “world’s oldest living teenager,” Iris Apfel has been on a non-stop media blitz since her Rare Bird of Fashion exhibition made its splash here in 2009. …