Fashion for Women over 40

Fabulous After 40 Styleblazer


Several months ago I attended the Reward Style Conference in Dallas, Texas. This is an invitation only conference for style bloggers and I was beyond excited that I got invited. Then after I decided to go, fear set in because I didn't know anyone going and these were REAL style bloggers, what was I thinking? I tried to talk myself out of … [Read more...]

Old Navy Fall Finds


It's hard to believe that my 26 Days of Fall Fashion starts 2 weeks from today!!! I'm super excited because Jo-Lynne Shane is joining me for this series. We both love to collaborate together and I think it will be fun to see our different styles of fall outfits. I've been trying to brainstorm some things we could do. Possibly a Facebook … [Read more...]

10 Fall Wardrobe Essentials

10 Fall Wardrobe Essentials

It's that time of year when I start looking at my fall wardrobe essentials and see what pieces I need to replace. I try to buy quality pieces that will last more than one season but every few years, I usually have to buy a few new things. This year I'm going to have to purchase a new trench coat, mine has seen better days! These are the … [Read more...]

10 Summer Fashion Essentials

10 summer fashion essentials top

Well, we are right in the middle of summer so it's a perfect time to make sure you have these 10 summer fashion essentials. We've talked about these before but it's good to be reminded, right? You can mix and match these summer essentials and create different outfit combinations! You can also dress up these fashion essentials with trendy … [Read more...]

Weekend Sales for July 4th


Happy 4th of July! I hope you are having some fun on this holiday weekend and enjoying the freedoms we are blessed with here in America. One of the great things about this time of the year is they start putting everything on sale because they're gearing up for fall. We're still just whispering fall around here, right? Can't wrap my head around … [Read more...]

26 Days of Summer Fashion (Day 17)

Hey there ladies! It's Day 17 of my 26 Days of Summer Fashion. I'm cheating today and sharing summer fashion from some other bloggers. It's fun to see how other women are styling their outfits. It's also pouring down rain from that tropical storm and it's windy so I decided to skip my pictures. This weather makes me lazy which is not good, I have … [Read more...]

What Not To Wear After Age 40

What Not To Wear After Age 40

When I first started writing about fashion for women over 40, I did a lot on research on fashion for women our age. I bought some books and I read them from cover to cover. I shared their (the writers of the books) thoughts on what to wear, what not to wear, what's in and what's out. I learned a lot from reading those books and I still use them … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Is Having A Sale!

Nordstrom Sale

In case you haven't heard, Nordstrom is having their half yearly sale and it's a good one! If you haven't ordered from Nordstrom, you might give them a try. They make ordering online so easy! You order, it ships quickly, and they have a postage paid return label with your order. If you don't like what you ordered, send it back for free. Easy … [Read more...]

Color Bar by Kendra Scott

Color Bar by Kendra Scott

If you're like me, you love adding jewelry to an outfit. It's so much fun and can really make the outfit pop! I have bought a lot of jewelry over the years and some of it has been quality jewelry and some of it, well...some of it turned green after wearing it one time. Ugh! These days, I try to purchase jewelry that is going to last. I would … [Read more...]

Shorts For Women Over 40

Shorts For Women over 40

Well ladies, it's that time of year again when we start pulling out the shorts. So...I thought I would share some shorts for women over 40. This is always a fun discussion and I think there are 3 things we can all agree on. 1. If you don't want to wear shorts, then don't wear them. Jo-Lynne Shane did a great post on Alternatives To … [Read more...]

A Look Back at April 2015

A Look Back at April 2015

I can't believe today is the last day of April! What?? Where did this month go?? We spent a couple of weeks traveling so I think that made the month go by quickly. Today I'm taking a look back at April 2015 and sharing some of my most popular posts. We celebrated Easter this month and what a wonderful day of celebration. I shared with you … [Read more...]

My Week in Pictures From #rsthecon


Well, I'm still recovering from traveling last week! We had an amazing time but it feels good to be home. I'm so bad about taking pictures. I know, you would think as a blogger I would be better. I'm enjoying myself so much that I forget to take pictures. Here are some I did capture from this past week. Wayne and I stopped for a couple of … [Read more...]

How To Get Your Best Stitch Fix

Stitch fix outfits

There are very few weeks that go by, that I don't mention Stitch Fix and a cute top, jacket or scarf that they have sent me. So many of you have asked about Stitch Fix, that I thought I would share How To Get Your Best Stitch Fix with some things I've learned over the past few years. I remember my FIRST box from Stitch Fix. I am telling you, … [Read more...]

Favorite “PINS” Friday

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Happy Friday! We are still having some crazy weather in Kentucky! Wind, rain and storms have been popping up a lot the last few days. I think the weekend is looking better so I'm hoping to snap some pictures for my last 28 Days of Fashion post. I thought it would be fun to share my favorite blogs with you, the ones I follow and look at on a … [Read more...]

Question and Answers! April 2015

Question and Answers! April 2015

Well, the weather is not cooperating to take pictures so I'm going to have to wait and finish my 28 Days of Spring Fashion. Today I thought I would do some Q & A on clean eating and trying to stay healthy at 40 and beyond.  1. Are you still clean eating and what do you eat on a daily basis? I get this question a lot and the answer is … [Read more...]

Spring Fashion-Target Style

Spring Fashion Target Style

Okay ladies, Monday starts Spring Fashion around here and I'm trying something a little different for my fashion challenge. I know that money is a factor for most of us when we do our seasonal shopping so I went to Target which is reasonably priced and got 9 pieces of clothes. I can create 9 outfits with these pieces. ( I haven't tried the … [Read more...]

Spring Trend Report-Shirtdress

Spring Trend Report-Shirtdress

Since the weather is terrible outside, I have been inside looking at spring trends. Of course I'm gearing up for March 1st when my 28 days of spring fashion begins! One of the trends I'm seeing a lot of is the shirtdress. They are everywhere! Last summer, I styled this shirtdress from Macy's. I can't wait to start wearing it again. Here … [Read more...]

How To Set A Clothing Budget

How to set a clothing budget

Today we're going to talk about How To Set a Clothing Budget. We all need clothes, right? But what do we buy? How much do we spend? Before we tackle those questions let me tell you the winner of the Premium Starter Kit from Young Living. It's Michelle Fairleigh. Woo hoo!! So happy for her and so glad I didn't have to pick the winner. The … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Style Challenge with J.Jill

Valentine's Day Style Challenge

I'm excited to be joining Audrey McClelland, Jo-Lynne Shane and Kristin Swenson for a Valentine's Day Style Challenge. We're styling a casual outfit today and on Wednesday, we'll style a dressier Valentine's Day outfit. Believe it or not Valentine's Day is this weekend and if you're looking for a casual outfit, J.Jill has you covered. … [Read more...]

Fashion For Women Over 40-2014

Fashion For Women Over 40-2014

Happy New Year's Eve! Today I'm sharing Fashion For Women Over 40 -2014. It's kind of a year in review of all my outfits. I have to tell you, that I'm a little surprised at how much my blog has grown this year. I'm over 40 (ahem, well over 40), I'm not stick thin, I don't wear Jimmy Choo shoes, I don't wear Prada or Gucci anything. I shop … [Read more...]