over 40 fashion

8 Ways to Hide That Muffin Top

8 Ways To Hide That Muffin Top

Today we're going to talk about the dreaded muffin top! The changes in our waistline seem to be a huge concern for women as they age. Thankfully, there are some easy ways to camouflage this area. (Actually women of all ages who struggle with added weight in this area can use this!) To be honest, I weigh about the same thing that I've always … [Read more...]

What I Wore-Year In Review 2013

What I Wore-Year In Review 2013

Well, Christmas is over and I’m spending the day relaxing! I love staying home and spending most of the day in my pajamas! This is my second full year of writing about fashion & beauty for women over 40 (I started blogging in 2009 but it's changed over the last five years). Most of the fashion blogs I follow are twenty or thirty something … [Read more...]

Maxi Skirt Fashion For Women Over 40

What I Wore-My Style

You've probably noticed all the maxi skirt fashion for spring and summer. Some of you have emailed me and asked if women over 40 can wear them. Can I just say "Yes!" This is a great trend for women over 40! The key is knowing how to style them for your body type. If you are thin with slender hips you can wear them with your shirts tucked in or … [Read more...]

Favorite “PINS” Friday-Southern Inspired


Happy Friday friends! Today my favorite "Pins" reflect my love for southern fashion. I found most of these on my Aunt Pat's Beauty & Fashion board. I had to smile because we like so many of the same clothes and jewelry. I come from a long family line of "shoppers". Good shoppers, if you want it, they. will. find. it.  Anyway, I hope you … [Read more...]

What I Wore-My Style

What I Wore-My Style

Happy Wednesday and welcome to What I Wore-My Style. It has been cold this past week. It's snowing outside right now so even though I long for spring, it's not here yet. I bundled up the last few days with scarves and layers. I purchased this scarf on Amazon. It was $3 with free shipping. I could not pass that up! Long sleeve white … [Read more...]

I’m Ready For Spring Fashion

I'm Thinking Spring

Happy Monday friends! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. I don't know about you all, but I can't help but think of Spring. The weather isn't showing any signs of it yet but that doesn't mean I can't start taking a look at some spring fashion. Here's a few of my favorite things: 1.1969 always skinny skimmer jeans in mint green from Gap - … [Read more...]

What I Wore-My Style

What I Wore-My Style

Happy Hump Day Friends! I'm so glad you stopped by for What I Wore-My Style. I hope you don't mind if I brag on you for a minute but you all are the sweetest bunch of ladies! Not only do you help me out but you help each other out with your comments. I wish we could sit down and share a cup of coffee (insert your favorite drink) together, … [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...]

{Day 2} Hair: Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40

31 days of fashion & beauty for women over 40

Good morning! I'm so glad you're joining me for 31 days of fashion & beauty for women over 40! Today we're talking Hair for women over 40. Okay let's just admit that as we grow older our hair changes. It seems to have a lot to do with hormonal changes. Some of us also start to gray and as we color our hair it changes the texture of … [Read more...]

31 Days Of Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40

31 Days of Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40

Okay, here we are at the beginning of October! I'm so excited to begin this series-31 days of Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40. I'm guessing that a lot of you are like me and asking the same question, "How in the world did I get here?" It was just yesterday that I had my first pimple! Of course everyday when I get up and look in the … [Read more...]