• Fri, Dec 2 2011

Retro Snap: Do You Recognize This Stylish Old Person?

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She was trained as a classical ballet dancer…

Before becoming a model. It’s Carmen Dell’Orefice. This picture originally appeared on the cover of Vogue in 1946 (when she was only 15). You might know her more from recent years because her life savings was stolen by Bernie Madoff. Fortunately, her modeling career is still spectacular. We think she looks as good as ever, and she makes us want to dye our hair white pretty much immediately. If you need further proof, please consult this picture of her, which makes us feel better about the aging process all the time:

 

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