Iris Apfel Will Sell Pieces From Her Jewelry Collection Because She ‘Could Use a Few Shekels’

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NEW YORK - OCTOBER 20: Iris B. Apfel attends the 2008 Lighthouse International Light Years Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on October 20, 2008 in New York City.  (Photo by Joe Kohen/Getty Images)
Iris Apfel and enormous necklace. Photo: Joe Kohen/2008 Getty Images

Iris Apfel has partnered with Yoox.com to hawk her new jewelry line, which includes both a ready-to-wear collection and pricier limited-edition pieces like "glass stone-encrusted frog pins and rhinestone cuffs the size of car headlights," according to W. She's also selling a few items from her personal collection. "There comes a point when you need space," she explains. "Plus, I could use a few ­shekels." [W]