Women Over 40: Best Places to Shop for Clothes

Who says you can’t be fabulous at any age? Women over 40 often look for more mature clothing styles, and value quality over what’s trendy. This doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend a fortune to look classy and age-appropriate. There are numerous retailers that specialize in clothes for women over 40 — even 40+ fashionistas on a budget. Here’s our go-to list of retailers for clothing, shoes, and accessories.


Talbots is a specialty retailer that sells classic women’s clothing, shoes, and fashion accessories. To ensure the perfect fit every time, Talbots offers a diverse selection of clothing in a full scope of sizes, including petite, woman plus, and woman petite plus. Check out their New Arrivals for the latest styles for every season.
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You know Nordstrom. The highly popular online and brick-and-mortar shop offers high-quality clothing, including designer brands, at affordable prices. Nordstrom also offers a free Personal Stylist service.


Chico’s caters specifically to women, offering a wide selection of private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing. The shop also sells intimates, fashion accessories, and non-clothing gift items. At Chico’s, women over 40 can shop everything from modest swimsuits to sophisticated tops and jackets.