This is a story you will be happy to read. Meet Lyn Slater who is a professor at Fordham University, on a regular day when she walked the streets of New York to meet a friend for lunch outside the Lincoln Center just so happen when New York Fashion Week was taken place.
suddenly a few foreign journalists and photographers started taking her pictures and surround her, they thought she was a fashion icon because Lyn always look stunning! The event drew a crowd of spectators only attracting more attention to the innocent professor that suddenly turned into a superstar. Her life suddenly changed.
Lyn, who is 63 years young is not your typical teacher or fashion model, but it’s easy to see she has it going on. She doesn’t think people should dress their age and tries to defy the stereotypes with her beautiful style and attitude ” I think if your are comfortable in what you’re wearing, no matter how old you are and you’re owning it, you’re going to look completely fine ” Lyn says.
Slater is currently signed with Elite London agency and she already worked with leading brands such as Mango and Uniqlo.
Lyn Instagram page now has close to 150K followers and that’s no accident, she is admired for her positive attitude and edgy style and even though the journalists mistaken her for a big shot fashion icon without really knowing who she was, their intention wasn’t that off.