The oldest woman to grace the cover of Vogue.

Via on Dec 14, 2011

62.

“I didn’t have any confidence in my beauty when I was young.”

“So much of a young girl’s life—of my life—was taken up with worrying if I was attractive enough, or appealing enough…After a while, I got sort of tired of worrying about it.”

Aging gracefully, the magazine cover:

Photos from over the years.

Also: The Onion does Meryl Streep.

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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8 Responses to “The oldest woman to grace the cover of Vogue.”

  1. Andrea Balt Andréa Balt says:

    She's beautiful in every way.

  2. I rarely buy actual magazines anymore (unless the New Yorker on my Nook counts) but I have to pick this up. Gorgeous & so amazingly talented!

    • Andrea Balt Andréa Balt says:

      New Yorker = my best friend (after Elephant, of course!)

      I don't buy women magazines either, 'cause they make me feel unphotoshoped. And what a waste of paper. Maryl streep puts the sexy back into Aging. :)

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    60 is the new 30.

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