Fashion

Fashion

Five questions for fashion icon Iris Apfel

As an interior designer, Iris Apfel had a client list that included Greta Garbo, Marjorie Merriweather Post, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Estee Lauder. But that is not what she is known for. Apfel is famous for being fabulous, or to be more accurate, dressing fabulously.

Models rock runway in clothes, accessories made out of condoms

Designers used condoms to create fashion for a runway event in Charlotte, NC called Condom Couture. Each designer was given at least 1,000 non-lubricated condoms, and designs range from ballgowns to bathing suits to jewelry. The event, seen here i
Mark Hames mhames@charlotteobserver.com