Significance of Celine Ad Campagin starring 80yrs old Joan Didion
Fashion glossies are generally packed with young and skinny models, relatively old but photoshopped-to-look-young supermodels and darlings of reality television who are again young and often photoshopped to look skinny. It seems like old ladies are finally having their moment as 80yrs old literary prodigy Joan Didion adorned Celine’s latest ad campaign dressed in black sweater, large sunglasses and her trademark too-cool-to-care charm. Joan Didion dominated the social media and (possibly) broke the internet drawing approval in a way that Kim Kardashian never will. So what does Phoebe Philo’s decision to feature Joan Didion in Celine ad campaign signify?