The story of the Funky Grandma, Helen Ruth Van Winkle, popularly known as Baddie Winkle will once again inspire you to live life. She is known for her active participation on the internet with 969,000 Instagram followers and 226,000 Twitter followers. Her fans also includes Miley Cyrus, Rihanna and Nicole Richie. On April 2014, Baddie posted her first picture on Instagram wearing a tie-dyed T-shirt, denim shorts, and high socks covered with pink marijuana leaves. She titled it, “Peace and Love.”
After facing a devastating loss of the death of her husband and son, Baddie reinvented herself. ‘You don’t know what’s going to happen to you. I blamed God forever. I cried all the time because I couldn’t come to terms with it, so I made myself over into Baddie Winkle’, she said on her transformation. Backed by her granddaughter and now COO of Baddie Winkle Promotions, Dawn as well as her great granddaughter Kennedy, Winkle has become the most famous octogenarians in the United States. She is also the fresh face of Dimepiece LA.
Known for her outfits and antics, she was seen hanging out with her fan Miley Cyrus at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles. They have been constantly posting pictures for each other on the social network. Baddie’s fans have also been sending her merchandise to flaunt and post pictures of.
Baddie’s future goals are to remain happy, spread love, eat more chocolates and try more new things. We hope she keeps inspiring everyone with her lively soul and funky clothes. Go Baddie!