fashion trends

Faux Fur For Women Over 40

Faux fur For Women Over 40

Today I'm sharing another fashion trend with you, this one is Faux Fur for Women Over 40. I'm hoping these fashion reports have helped you out. Basically, I try to research the trends for the upcoming season. As you're shopping, whether it's at Goodwill or Macy's, if you see something with faux fur, you might want to add it to your fall … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Update Your Summer Look

5 Ways To Update Your Summer Look

I've been going through my closet and pulling out my clothes from last summer. Do you ever look at your clothes and wonder what you wore? I do! I can't purchase all new clothes but I do have some basic pieces I'd like to update with some accessories for the coming summer season. What are some pieces I could add that would update my summer … [Read more...]

MNG by Mango at JCPenney

MNG by Mango at JCPenney

Sometimes I'm surprised by a brand of clothing. That was the case with MNG by Mango at JCPenney My sister and I went shopping before our trip to San Francisco. I was helping her pick out some clothes and we happened to look at the the MNG by Mango brand. I had never looked at it before and at first glance, I didn't think I would like it. But … [Read more...]

Spring Fashion Trends You Can Wear

Spring Fashion Trends You Can Wear

It's 4 degrees here this morning but for some reason, I have spring fashion trends on my mind. I love to look ahead and see what we'll be wearing in a few short months! They say that fashion is cyclical and everything eventually comes back in fashion. It looks like the nineties are back in full swing this runway season. Here's a preview of … [Read more...]

I’m Thinking Green and I Have a Favor

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Well, in case you haven't heard, green is going to be a hot color for 2013. So, of course I'm thinking green! I've always been a fan of green. I remember as a little girl, my parents were in the process of building a home and Mom let my sister, brother and I pick out the color of carpet we each wanted in our rooms (what was she thinking?).  My … [Read more...]

12 Days To A More Fashionable Christmas

12 Day To A More Fashionable Christmas

Whether you need ideas for gifts to give or gifts to receive, I thought I'd share 12 Days To A More Fashionable Christmas. Starting tomorrow, December 7th through 20th (I'm skipping Sundays) I'll share fashionable clothes, jewelry, shoes, coats, boots, etc. I hope you will join me as we countdown to Christmas! What do you think? Will you join … [Read more...]

Favorite “Pins” Friday and a Link Up

Happy Friday Friends!! Today I'm sharing some of my Favorite "pins" and I've been pinning some things I'd like to wear to a Christmas celebration at church or with family and friends. Two things I'm really liking are sequins and fur. Here's a look at some of my ideas! I love, love this outfit. How cute would that be at a family get together. … [Read more...]

What I Wore-My Style

What I Wore-My Style

Well my style this week is sweaters! It's definitely sweater weather here in Kentucky, it's co-old! I love winter clothes, which is one of the only good things about winter. I don't like cold weather! Last Friday on Pinterest, I shared my love of off-white sweaters. I forgot I had picked out this sweater from Ragaaza Bazaar and I received it in … [Read more...]

3 Ways To Wear The Little Black Dress

3 Ways To Wear The Little Black Dress

Well, here we go! The Christmas season is in full swing! Today I'm sharing 3 Ways to Wear the Little Black Dress. I always have several places to go during the Christmas season that I can wear my black dress. I try to mix and match things I have in my closet to get the most wear out of the dress. Pair a black dress with a statement … [Read more...]

3 Easy Ways To Tie A Scarf

3 Easy Ways To Tie a Scarf

Good morning! Today I'm sharing 3 easy ways to tie a scarf. You know, I love wearing scarves and I've been wearing these three ways a lot over the last month.  1. The Double Loop Wrap Place the scarf around your neck with the ends hanging in the back. Loop the ends of the scarf around and back to the front. Tie the two ends together with a … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Wear a Chambray Shirt

3 Ways To wear A Chambray Shirt

Good morning! Today I wanted to share 3 ways to wear a chambray shirt with you. I love my chambray shirt. I wrote about it in my post, 8 Basic Wardrobe Essentials That Every Woman Needs. It's definitely a staple piece for me! You can dress it up or dress it down. My first outfit is my chambray shirt with a skirt and blazer. I would probably wear … [Read more...]

What I Wore~My Style~Fashion Over 40

What I Wore~My Style

Happy Hump Day! Today I'm sharing pictures of what I wore. It's pretty chilly here in Kentucky so I've been pulling out the scarves lately. This is what I wore to church on Sunday (and in case you're wondering, I didn't wear panty hose or tights :-)).  Dress-Nine West, TJMaxx Jean Jacket-Gap Scarf-Target Boots-Marshall's I had lunch with … [Read more...]

{Day 31} Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40

{Day 31} Fashion & Beauty For Women over 40/What I Wore

It's Day 31 and I have had a blast with you all!! Thank you so much for hanging with me for 31 days of fashion & beauty, you all have been so encouraging and I can't tell you how much I appreciate it! Here's all the posts we've covered over the last 30 days on fashion & beauty~ Day 2- Hair~Fashion & Beauty for Women Over 40Day … [Read more...]

{Day 19} Finding The Right Jeans: 13 Do’s and Don’ts!

Finding The Right Jeans: 13 Do's and Don'ts!

Jeans have come a long way baby! Jeans worn by women in their 40s, 50s and 60s can make us look young and hip. It's all about finding the right jeans. Of course, there's do's and don'ts that go along with wearing jeans and because I know you ladies love these lists, let's get started! The Don'ts of wearing jeans: (nothing ages you like … [Read more...]

A Look Back at September 2012

31 Days of Fashion & Beauty

It. can. not. be. the. end. of. September! Are the months flying by or is it just me? Today I wanted to share some of my most popular posts from September.  1. Fall Trends Week The Turtleneck The Ankle Boot Collar Necklace Black and White Prints Studs 2. Blueberry Greek Yogurt Banana Bread 3. 4 Anti -Aging … [Read more...]

What I Wore~Black and White

What I Wore-Black and White

Happy Wednesday friends! When I started taking pictures for What I Wore, I realized I was wearing too much black and white. I've been trying to add more color but this week was a failure. I went back to wearing a lot of  black and white! So guess what I'll be trying to incorporate into my wardrobe this week? Color! Jean Jacket-Gap Black … [Read more...]

What I Wore

What I Wore

Happy Hump Day! Boy, am I ready for some Fall "What I Wore" posts. I'm a little tired of my summer clothes. I've been organizing (my friend Becky would be very proud of me) my closet so I'm wearing several things I found in there and haven't worn all summer. It seems to have a black theme but thankfully I saved myself and popped some color in the … [Read more...]

What I Wore~I Need You!

What I Wore

Happy Wednesday friends! I hope you're having a great week! This What I Wore post seems to come around very quickly. I'm having one of those, "I don't like anything I put on weeks." So that's what you're getting today! I wore this on a day of running errands. Chambray shirt~Old Navy Jean Capris~Target Leopard Print Shoes~Target I … [Read more...]

Favorite “Pins” Friday-The Peplum

Is it Friday already? Wow the weeks seem to fly by. Here we are again--Favorite "Pins" Friday and today we're going to talk about the peplum trend. One of the fashion fall trends is the peplum look. The style is an extension of ladylike looks reminiscent of  the '50s and '60s styles. It's a very feminine look. This week I read that the peplum … [Read more...]