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How To Find Your Signature Style Over 40

May 29th, 2023 by

Sure, body type and color and trends are all important components of great style, but nothing is more unique to you than your personal style. And fortunately, while other things diminish with age (readers are a constant fixture for me now!) personal style isn’t one of them. The older we get, the better we know […]

How to Dress Down Over 40

May 25th, 2023 by

It’s the in-between clothes that get us, every single time. Most of us can pull off the occasional dressy look, and we’ve nailed our corporate or business casual looks for work. We also have no problem with workout clothes or cleaning the house/puttering in the garden clothes. But what about everything else? All of the […]

The Best & Worst Dresses Over 40

May 22nd, 2023 by

You can’t make a whole video about a single dress, can you? Because I almost did. This video idea came to me when I discovered the perfect dress. And we all know that’s like finding the fabled needle in a haystack. I kind of pride myself on finding needles-in-haystacks, from truly comfortable heels to well-priced […]

These Outfits Are Aging! | I Fix My OWN Outfits

May 18th, 2023 by

People think that stylists have some secret sauce that makes all of their outfits magically come together, and we do. It’s a mirror. 🙂 Seriously, though, sometimes style involves some trial and error. The main difference between being a stylist and not being a stylist is that the learning curve is shorter and we know […]

Elevated Everyday Essentials Over 40

May 15th, 2023 by

I talk about modern classics all of the time, and many of these appear on my Essentials Over 40 Wardrobe Guide, and as much as I love the ease and go-to versatility of these pieces, sometimes, I want something a little different. A little special. But when do clothes become so special that they lose […]

How to Dress Up Over 40

May 11th, 2023 by

There are at least 937 mothers of the bride in the Ageless Style Program right now. Or at least it seems that way. One of the members has two daughters getting married 2 months apart. And it can be a real challenge. There doesn’t seem to be much between this: And this: Where are the […]

How to Know When To Stop Shopping

May 4th, 2023 by

Some of us take shop til we drop literally. I mean, what else is there to do on weekends? Growing up, a trip to the local mall was a weekend ritual for my mom and sister and me. There, we would shop til we dropped, or until we hit Cinnabon or Sparro for a snack. […]

Modern Classic Jewelry For Women Over 40: 9 Pieces Every Woman Needs

May 1st, 2023 by

There are two ways we are going to fight back against the wave of frumpy styles being pushed on us as we get older: a wardrobe of modern classics combined with a selection of modern accessories. When one or the other is off, an outfit can look dated and therefore a little frumpy. There is […]

How To Choose A Bag Over 40 | The 2 Bags Every Woman Needs

April 27th, 2023 by

The world can be divided into roughly two types of women: Women who are into designer bags (whether that’s Michael Kors or Brahmin or Gucci) and women who aren’t. The problem with being in the second category is that sometimes the options for high-quality, elegant bags are pretty limited, with mostly canvas, nylon, or cheap […]

Brands You Should Be Shopping Over 40

December 29th, 2022 by

Ruts happen. It’s easy to get stuck in the same old same old. Wearing the same styles in the same ways and the same colors and shopping at the same stores. It happens to all of us. Whether it’s out of habit or comfort or laziness, it can be easy to wake up one day […]