With over 300,000 followers, Lyn Slater is a popular fashion influencer on Instagram. The thing is, Slater is 64 years old. What’s more, she’s also a professor at Fordham University. Her blog name? “Accidental Icon.” Read on below…
Fashion blogging. It’s no secret the world of Instagram fashion blogging can be incredibly tough. But now, one influencer is proving you don’t have be young (read: a Millennial) to dominate. Enter Lyn Slater.
Lyn Slater. As mentioned up top, Lyn Slater is a 64-year-old professor at Fordham University. That said, Slater does more than just her day job: she’s also one of the most popular fashion influencers on Instagram, with over 300,000 followers.
Icon. An “Accidental Icon,” as she calls herself and her site, Slater is proving style is ageless. And as the name suggests, the 64-year-old professor became known in the fashion world by total accident. But before we take a peek into Slater’s life today, let’s take a look back at how she got here.