Category: Dressing Your Color

These Prints Can Age You

April 17th, 2023 by

Print people, unite. There’s just something about a gorgeous print. It can really bring an item to life and give it personality. It can also make it look like your grandmother’s couch or (worse) make you look 15 years older. I think that’s why so many women stick with solids. Solids are safe. Are you […]

These Colors Will AGE You!

April 10th, 2023 by

I don’t mean to pick on certain colors. I mean, it’s not their fault that they are potentially catastrophic to your style. You’re probably thinking: “What have black sandals ever done to her?” Or “What does she have against pastel dresses?” It’s nothing personal, really. I don’t have it out for a specific category. I’ve […]

Unexpected Color Combinations in Outfits Over 40

June 16th, 2022 by

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that it’s no secret I like color. I especially like bright colors, and I like combining them in outfits. Still, no matter how many different combinations I have come up with, I always love discovering more. There are endless ways to mix and match your wardrobe if […]

How To Combine Colors In Outfits Over 40

May 16th, 2022 by

I am not sure whether there’s actually a scientific study directly linking an extroverted personality to a love of color, but let’s just say there is. And I’m the subject of that study. To me, outgoing color is a natural extension of an outgoing personality. It’s my theory and I’m sticking to it. But you […]

8 Steps To Confident Style

October 7th, 2021 by

Maybe it’s old age ;), but I’ve gone from being a fly-by-the-seat-of-my-pants kind of girl to one who sees the value in systems and routines. Don’t yawn. I promise I won’t tell you to get up at 5 a.m. It’s just that for the better part of my life I’ve improvised and reinvented the wheel […]

How to Wear Black Over 40 | Ageless Style 12

August 23rd, 2021 by

Ah, black. It is the color of elegance, to many women. And you can’t have an LBD without it. (Little brown dress does not have the same ring, I’m afraid.) Still, this perennially popular and eternally elegant color isn’t without its drawbacks and its downfalls. Especially for the Softies among us. And I’m not talking […]

Contrast in Your Coloring (and why it’s important!)

November 10th, 2020 by

Contrast is the style secret that nobody talks about. Until now, of course. Because I cover all of the crucial contrast info in today’s video. Contrast can be critical, especially for women whose contrast falls at one end of the spectrum or the other, like my case study here. I’ll call this: The Case of […]

30 Days of Outfit Ideas: 15 Ways to Add Color to Your Wardrobe

January 24th, 2018 by

So I’m going to date myself a little here, but in high school, when the wall above my bed was papered with magazine pages, I used to wake up every morning to an ad featuring a woman wearing a cacophony of bright colors, 80s style, with the words: “She only had colorful friends who wore […]

30 Days of Outfit Ideas: Color Palette + Chambray Shirt + Pants + Boots

January 5th, 2018 by

You know those fancy boutiques where you walk in and everything is color coordinated down to the fluffy rug and the walls and you breathe in the feeling of utter serenity and luxury and wonder how your closet could feel and look just like this but worry that it’s impossible because money. And kids. And […]

30 Days of Outfit Ideas: Color Code + Cozy Sweater + Vest + Jeans

January 2nd, 2018 by

You know how in October your Pinterest feed gets flood with alllll the cute sweater outfits. Cute girls in cute sweaters and cute boots and cute scarves? Yeah, well those days are over. Cute sweater weather, those magical few weeks after the indignity of bathing suit season, is the height of cute-and-cozy outfit season, and here […]