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Meet Lynn Dell, the Most Stylish 78-Year-Old Ever

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Advanced Style posted a wonderful interview this week with 78-year-old Lynn Dell, owner of Boutique Off Broadway. In the interview, Dell reveals some of her personal style maxims, such as "We must dress everyday for the theater of our lives" and "Dress for yourself. If you are happy, you will make the world happy." She also talks about the importance of scarves, the necessity of bright, bold color, and how much she just loves being a woman—particularly one in her late seventies. Have a look at the video after the jump, and we dare you to say you're not inspired to throw on a giant hat or a big, gaudy necklace after hearing Lynn's words of wisdom.

· Ari Cohen: 10 Style Tips From Lynn Dell, a 78-Year-Old Fashionista [HuffPo]
· Advanced Style Video: Lynn Dell The Countess of Glamour [Advanced Style]

Boutique Off Broadway

139 West 72nd Street, New York NY