There are things for which there should be no age; for example, clothes. Of course, we’re not talking about trying to wear baby socks in your 30s, because there’s no way a foot this big could fit into a garment this small. However, when it comes to designs and colors, there are those who believe that they can only be used at a certain age. But this couldn’t be further from the truth; we all have the freedom and the right to wear the clothes we want; Although there is always someone there to criticize.
Helen Ruth van Winkle is a 94-year -old granny who became an internet celebrity for her particular way of dressing. She is an eccentric woman who is not afraid to show off her amazing personality and doesn’t care what anyone says. She loves dressing up in very colorful, sexy and extravagant outfits.
We are used to thinking of grandmothers as sweet old ladies in loose dresses and slippers, sitting in a rocking chair knitting chambritas. But Helen decided to break that stereotype and already close to turning a century of life, she dresses wasting youth.
Originally from Kentucky, United States, Helen van Winkle is a fashion icon. With her personality and her curious way of dressing, she has conquered the hearts of people all over the world. She is quite the celebrity on Instagram , where she has more than three million followers.
Popularly known as Baddie Winkle , she became a sensation in 2014. Her nickname comes from the word “bad”, which means “bad”; this because she goes against what is traditionally expected of a grandmother. Even she considers herself to be a bad woman; so the nickname of her loves it.
“I’m a bad woman, I’ve always been a rebel.”
Helen was born on July 18, 1928 and in her long life not everything has been rosy. On her 35th wedding anniversary, her husband lost his life in a car accident and her son also passed away, aged 46 after losing his fight against cancer.
To help him get out of that sadness, Baddie Winkle was born, an eccentric and cheerful character that allowed him to show the beauty that is in his heart in a fun way. Although she is not to everyone’s liking, the woman feels very happy with the way she is.
Baddie is authentic, happy, funny and eccentric. Her confidence and her own love for her are an example not only for the older ones but also for the young ones. Her outfits are fabulous, colorful and quirky and she has a style worthy of Barbie.
His path to fame began in 2014, a day when he was wearing shorts and a faded t-shirt. Her great-granddaughter took a picture of her and then helped her create an Instagram account to share it with. From the first moment, she captivated users; she is now a celebrity that even artists like Rihanna and Miley Cyrus look up to.
Helen celebrates life every day and expresses her joy through clothing. She with her unique style continues to captivate people and inspire them.