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Mom Jeans! You Can Wear Them & Here’s How


So-called “mom” jeans tend to have a bad rap. But why? There is nothing wrong with a pair of jeans that are comfortable, flattering and easy to wear with just about anything. The beauty of this silhouette is precisely in its versatility and timelessness. It boasts cool-girl street cred, yet it’s also a little bit…

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How to Wear A Bomber Jacket 6 Ways


Updated December 24, 2019

Bomber jackets are more classic than trendy — and always reliable, comfortable, and super stylish. You can easily wear this piece when you want to dress down something that’s a little too prim for your everyday or toughen up a pair of jeans and a tank. You can even throw your bomber on over a…

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The Best Swimwear Guide What to Wear in Your 40s and 50s

Fab On-trend Swimsuit Picks for Women Over 40


Updated February 9, 2019

Just a few weeks ago we were still talking scarves, coats and sweaters. But somehow we’ve fast-forwarded past the long winter, head first, into warm and sunny days. And before I’ve even put the sweaters away, it’s time to plan my swimsuit game for the season. Fortunately, the swimsuit trends this year are fun, flirty…

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Why We Love Kris Jenner Style (And You Should Too!)


Updated April 26, 2020

Style icons come in all ages, shapes and sizes. Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner is the least flamboyant of her clan, and we love her for it. Whether she’s walking the red carpet or the streets of LA, Kris never strays from her personal style brand — proving that truly stylish women can skip the shock-and-awe…

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Cold-Weather Dresses for the Over-40 Party Girl


Updated March 22, 2019

Ahh, New Year’s Eve. For a party girl, it’s the most anticipated “night out” of the year, even though it usually fails to live up to the hype. The morning after, you find yourself watching parades while nursing a headache and sore feet — and wondering what went wrong. You had the hair, the shoes…

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How to Wear Leggings as Pants After 50


Updated August 26, 2020

For the last decade, leggings as pants have gone from “absolutely not” to a way of life. We know that teenagers and even young adults can pull off wearing leggings as pants, but what about women over 50? The answer is, of course! Here are a few ideas to get you started. 1. Leggings Under…

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Contouring After 40 — Yea or Nay?


Updated January 24, 2019

Contouring 101 Contouring promises to ‘reshape’ and define your facial features. Want your cheekbones to look more prominent, your forehead to look less square, or your round face to seem longer? Some beauty experts will tell you that facial contouring is your answer. Contouring works its magic by using darker shapes of make-up to emphasize…

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How to Wear a Jumpsuit After 40


Updated January 23, 2019

I’m not gonna lie — jumpsuits are hard to wear. They involve the same challenges you have finding a one-piece bathing suit that fits. The torso is too long or too short. The waist sits too high or too low. Start trying on jumpsuits and you’ll quickly be convinced that they’re all designed by blind…

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How To: Shorts for Women Over 50


Updated August 13, 2020

Warm weather doesn’t stop because you’re over 50. We know shorts can be a challenging buy, though, because every store seems to carry only two options. You have the short-short, designed strictly for teenage legs. And then there’s  the long and shapeless short, designed for — well, that’s a mystery actually, because they’re universally unflattering…

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Mother of the Bride Dresses — 5 Picks Under $100


Updated February 7, 2019

Congratulations to you, Mother of the Bride! Your daughter’s big day is on the calendar, and you’re playing a leading role in the memory-making. Oh, and the photo-taking, too, which is probably why you’re here. Knowing that the M.O.T.B. dress you choose will last forever in your daughter’s photo album, we can relate to the…

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4 Date Night Dresses for Women over 40


Updated January 23, 2019

It’s almost time for Valentine’s Day, so here’s to getting a head start on your date night attire! A common challenge in choosing date night dresses is finding that balance between looking fabulous and not trying too hard to look fabulous. We’ve selected four outfits that exude class and style — in a relaxed sort of…

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The End of My Search for the Perfect T Shirt


Updated November 8, 2020

I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect t shirt for a long time. By perfect, I mean a t-shirt that is comfortable, stylish, feminine and versatile. And more importantly, that go-to t-shirt is not mass-produced and sold in Target. (I love Target, but I don’t love wearing the same thing as the masses.) Oh, and it has to be…

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Dress Like the Best (Over 40 Edition): Julianne Moore


Updated August 23, 2020

I’m just going to say it: being female and over 40 right now is awesome. I’ve outgrown that awkward self-consciousness, my personal style is what it is (take it or leave it), and there are many amazing, powerful and inspiring women of my own age around. Case in point: InStyle magazine has published its list of the 50…

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Women Over 40: How to Style a Moto Jacket


Updated August 28, 2020

Confession time. I just bought a faux leather moto jacket from Forever21 for $40. Oh yes and I’m over 40. Seems like I may have broken one, maybe two of those ‘rules’ about age-appropriate fashion — but who cares? The moto jacket is a timeless piece (just ask Sarah Jessica Parker, Blake Lively, Kim Kardashian…) and I…

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Stacked Bracelets: How To Wear ‘Em


Updated August 23, 2020

Thanks to Soothi for partnering with me and providing the bracelets for this post. If you want to go bold with your stacked bracelets, fall is the perfect season to do it. On super-hot days, a stack of bracelets just isn’t comfortable. And on cold days, you spend half your day struggling to get your…

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Updated! How Your Mom Should Wear Fashion Sports Bras


Updated July 13, 2020

Kalon Clothing recently sent me a selection of fashion-friendly sports bras to try out. They’re cute and super-comfortable. With Mother’s Day coming up, I was inspired to write this review and guide. First, let me make something clear. A fashion sports bra is not for every woman. If you’re shopping for or with your mom,…

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Affordable Wedding Dresses For Older Brides


Updated January 24, 2019

Your wedding day is on the calendar and you want to look and feel like a million bucks. But you’ve got this nagging feeling that your age might limit your selection of dresses. If that sounds familiar, keep reading. Because whether you’re 45 or 65, there are plenty of figure-flattering options available. So sidestep the…

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8 Winter Party Dresses For 40+ Women In Stores Now


Updated January 25, 2019

The countdown to Christmas has officially begun, and that means a host of dinners and parties is on the horizon. This time of year, you might cringe at the idea of wearing a party dress bearing arms–either because you chill easily or because you don’t like your arms. But don’t worry! This season has plenty of…

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AW15 Runway Looks for 40+ Women


Updated January 25, 2019

Sure, the runway can look like an intimidating place with eccentric styling, wacky outfits and bizarre make-up. But beneath the avant garde nature and over-the-top theatrics, the runway is a great place to pick up some inspiration for the season ahead. AW15 showcased some seriously wearable looks from cosy shearling jackets to demure dresses. We’ve…

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Product Review: Obaku Watches


Updated December 29, 2019

I haven’t worn a watch in years. I’m not sure why — maybe I, like the rest of the world, just got used to getting the time off my phone. But wrist wear is getting tons of attention these days. Wearable or Watch? People love (or hate) their Apple watches and wearable devices that record…

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Fall Trend Report: The Button-Front Skirt


Updated January 26, 2019

Fall is falling leaves and pumpkin-spice, harvest hues. And for the uninitiated, in the fashion world, fall is skirt season to the extreme. It’s the perfect time to rock the last of shorter and mid-length hems before the big chill sets in for stark winter months. It’s the season where tights are the essential accessory,…