When I was in my early twenties, I came across the book, When I Am and Old Woman, I Shall Wear Purple. With so many responsibilities in my life at such a young age, it was inspiring and a bit of a relief to know that one day, I could throw off the cares of the world and I could be that crazy old lady just for the fact that I would be old. For the most part, I'm a pretty conservatively dressed person. As much as I want to make a statement, I'm just more of a fitter-in-er when it comes to clothes. Like most women, I get dressed up on special occasions or on nights out on the town.
But when I am an old woman, I shall dress for the occasion of being alive just like these fabulous ladies of Advanced Style:
Happy International Women's Day. May we all live long, bold, beautiful lives.