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Click through to see 26 celebrities who define age-appropriate dressing, from 14-year-old Kiernan Shipka to 92-year-old Iris Apfel.
Kiernan Shipka, 14
Teens
Perhaps one of the more conventionally stylish ladies in our roundup, teen queen Shipka knows her way around a good outfit. She's not afraid to be adventurous, but she never, ever looks messy.
Elle Fanning, 16
Teens
So much of the younger Fanning's appeal is her prim-and-proper princess aesthetic. When she's not wearing a tiara, you can often spot her in a myriad of pastels with ultra-femme accents.
Chloë Grace Moretz, 17
Teens
Moretz is on the fast track to perpetual best-dressed status. She perpetually kills it with risks and out-of-the-box combinations, including a good jumpsuit; the girl loves a good jumpsuit.
Emma Watson, 24
20s
How much do we love Watson's ladylike-meets-edgy style? We've already counted the ways—multiple times—but it really never gets old.
Elizabeth Olsen, 25
20s
Much like her hippie character in her forthcoming summer flick Very Good Girls, the eldest Olsen sis maintains a fun bohemian vibe; her personal style stamp is on essentially every outfit in which she steps out.
Emilia Clarke, 27
20s
My sun and stars! Clarke is a little bit of a sex kitten, right? And she knows how to embrace that without looking like a pin-up.
Olivia Wilde, 30
30s
As 2014's awards season circuit proved, snarky new mom Wilde mastered styling her pregnancy bump in a truly impressive way. Plus, her off-duty style is as hip and relaxed as is her fun-loving personality.
Lupita Nyong’o, 31
30s
Lupita. Nyong'o. Need we say more?!
Jessica Alba, 33
30s
You can't deny the simple truth: this street style stunner knows how to balance feminity and simplicity in an expert way.
Gwyneth Paltrow, 41
40s
We'd be remiss if we didn't include the industry's chief Goopette, GP. She may be 41, but she has the bod of a crazy-fit 25-year-old—which, you bet, she flaunts in every sense.
Cate Blanchett, 45
40s
Blanchett exudes a regal quality amongst her movie star colleagues, which she uses to her advantage when she hits the red carpet.
Sandra Bullock, 49
40s
Next month, Bullock turns 50—and she looks better than most of my 20-something colleagues. So, what's her magic, exactly?
Vanessa Williams, 51
50s
I realize this may sound odd, but Vanessa has two of the best legs in the entertainment biz. And to wit, she knows how to showcase them without looking at all like a floozy.
Julianne Moore, 53
50s
A total siren, Moore often dresses in slightly younger styles that have been more tailored to suit her 50-something age. Take her blue Cannes dress at left: Kiernan Shipka could totally pull off the color and style, but it's a breezier fit that really does work for her.
Michelle Pfeiffer, 56
50s
How many 56-year-olds can rock a studded, slim-fitting tuxedo on the red carpet? Not many.
Meryl Streep, 64
60s
The one, the only, the Meryl Streep. Not much else needs to be said in regards to this enlightened deity of a human.
Diane von Furstenberg, 67
60s
DVF's designs are oh so youthful, and yet so many of her patterns work so well for a woman of her age. She's a real beauty, inside and out.
Helen Mirren, 68
60s
This dame is a total babe who knows better than anyone that it's important to dress fittingly for your age, even if you are a solid 56 years older than one Elle Fanning.
Catherine Deneuve, 70
70s
If you're able to land a Louis Vuitton modeling gig at age 70, you're doing just fine. (I'm talking to you, Deneuve.)
Blythe Danner, 71
70s
As half of the only mother-daughter coupling on our list, Blythe isn't afraid to showcase her quirky side—so long as it's clear that her daughter-slash-lifestyle guru Gwyneth has whipped her into shape.
Jane Fonda, 76
70s
Years as a fitness guru and feminist icon have made Fonda entirely at one with her slammin' body, as well as her age.
Carmen Dell’Orefice, 83
80s
There's a little bit of a Cruella de Vil vibe happening here—but hey, Cruella was one chic lady.
Barbara Walters, 84
80s
Now that Barbara has officially retired from being on camera, what is she going to do with all those terrific monochromatic pantsuits?
Elaine Stritch, 89
80s
We'll just leave you with this 30 Rock snippet (Stritch played Alec Baldwin's character's persnickety mother, Colleen Donaghy, on the series): "Oh, for crying out loud, Liz. You see, that's what feminism does. It makes smart girls with nice birthing shapes believe in fairy tales. Stop waiting for your prince, Liz."
Betty White, 92
90s
What a doll. In the words of Miranda Priestly, that's all.
Iris Apfel, 92
90s
Undeniably marching to the beat of her own sartorial drum, we're so pleased with Iris' innate knack for color, pizzazz and individualism. She proves every single day that being 92 can—and should—be a great time.