Category: Outfits & Shopping

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dress Codes For Your Everyday Life

January 9th, 2023 by

When I was in high school, I was obsessed with a book called Life Is A Movie Starring You. The author, a teen herself, talked about how to make the most of your life through style, art, and creativity. It was so inspiring. We are still and always will be the stars of our own […]

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 […]

10-item Minimalist Capsule Wardrobe | Winter Wardrobe Essentials | Outfit Ideas

December 22nd, 2022 by

I kind of consider myself a late bloomer in many areas. I didn’t have my “growth spurt” until college, when I shot up a quarter inch to a towering 5’21/4″. I didn’t have my first real boyfriend until after college. And I didn’t learn to fall in love with basic pieces, like cashmere sweaters and […]

How To Wear Boots Over 40

December 12th, 2022 by

I get asked so many times about how to pair boots with outfits, and I think we tend to overcomplicate the subject. I know I do. But here’s the bottom line. There are no rules. Not really. There are a few best practices, and there are lots of preferences, but rules? Not exactly. If it […]

A Week’s Worth Of Fall Outfits

December 5th, 2022 by

You know how I always tell you should plan your outfits at the beginning of every week, or at the very least the night before, and what a game-changer it is? Well, I actually do that. I don’t share any strategies that I don’t use myself, and that haven’t worked for the women in my […]

The Shortcut to Great Style

December 1st, 2022 by

There are two types of people. Those that love clothes for their own sake, and those that just want to get dressed, but want to do it stylishly and effortlessly and comfortably. This approach is for those people, but there are takeaways here for the clotheshorses and fashion fiends like myself. Here’s the formula, and […]