How To Be Fabulous, As Told By Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith And Judi Dench

All hail the unholy trinity.

1. Know that fashion fades, but style is eternal.

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3. And style doesn’t have to mean ‘classic’.

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4. Never catch a chill. Chills are for amateurs.

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5. You can keep your glitzy dresses. An evening coat is where it’s at.

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6. Use transport to accent your look.

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7. And for, well, to get around.

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8. Know that sometimes a threat can help you get your way.

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10. Or not at all.

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11. Don’t waste your words on people not worth your time.

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12. Your hands can say it all.

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13. And so can your eyes.

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14. Pay homage to cult heroes.

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15. And always take care of your clique.

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16. Whether that’s professionally.

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17. Or personally.

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18. Know what you’ve got and work it.

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19. You’ll never regret looking this great.

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21. And don’t stop working it.

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22. Glamorous.

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23. Flawless.

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24. Bond will fall at your feet.

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25. And so will Brody.

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26. All younger men, in fact, will admire you.

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27. Even the Queen herself will bow down.

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29. Not least because you are the Queen.

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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