If you’re stuck on the outdated notion that wearing lace at 40, 50 and beyond will make you look like your grandma, then you need to rethink that.
Lace continues to be strong for the holiday season and the choices out there are modern and sexy. Take a peek at these fabulous, lace, holiday party dresses that look nothing like Victorian lace doilies!
This beautiful black lace dress with its scalloped neckline and hem is a great choice for a Christmas cocktail party, or any special occasion, including as Mother of the Bride (Yes, you can wear black). The 3/4 length sleeves are a fantastic way to show some skin and look sexy, but still cover up any giggly bits.
Look like a queen in this classic sheath dress in stunning purple a color associated with creativity and royalty. A classic shape + a pop of color makes this dress a recipe for 40+ chic.
Sometimes red lace is so bright, it looks tacky, but this beautiful berry colored dress oozes elegance and class. The wide V-neck balances the hips by making your shoulders look broader.
This simple dress that stand out because of its color and ladylike scalloped edges. Love this gorgeous shade of blue. It’s so royal.
|Metallic Lace: Here’s a dress that does a great job of hiding a midlife middle. This pretty metallic shift dress almost has a vintage feel. Very elegant!|
|Peek a Boo Lace.
A nude-colored underlay makes this black and nude lace dress look extra sexy. That’s balanced nicely with an elegant, bateau neckline and simple, panel-pleat skirt with peek-a-boo cutouts makes this dress look fresh and interesting. Will you be wearing lace this party season? Have a look at how real women over 40 wear their lace dresses.