How To Cover Flabby Arms

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If there's one part of the body that gals our age are sensitive about, it's our arms. I'm all for women having the right to bare arms at any age, but I have received a lot of letters from readers who … Continue Reading

Pep Up Your Wardrobe -Try a Poncho

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My lifestyle is very casual, but I miss the old days when I used to get all dressed up for work, so I'm always on the lookout for something a little special- something casual but with a touch of drama … Continue Reading

Trend Alert: Southwest Style


Bold Navajo prints, fringe, shearling jackets and western boots? It seems like cowgirl is the new chic! Chanel's last resort collection featured the Southwest trend. Isabel  Marant showed it … Continue Reading

Cozy Up – Favorite Sweaters of 40+ Style Bloggers

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If you want to get cozy wozy, this is the year to do it. The selection of sweaters out there couldn't be better. From chunky knits, to blanket sweaters, to boyfriend cardigans, there are gorgeous … Continue Reading

3 Cozy Looks Perfect For Fall Weekends


The sky is gray, the leaves are turning gorgeous shades of red and gold and it's getting nippy out there. Doesn't this time of year make you feel like pulling on a big wool sweater and getting … Continue Reading

7 Good Reasons You Need a Leather Jacket this Fall

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If you are going to buy one new item this season, make it a fall leather jacket. Why?   A Leather Jacket is: 1.  Cool It's like a blazer but edgier so it makes you look youthful and … Continue Reading

Mom of Style Jo-Lynne Shane

Jo -Lynne Shane

It's easy to get lazy about looking stylish especially when you're at home raising kids. Blogger Jo-Lynne Shane knows what I'm talking about. In 2006 Jo-Lynne was a stay-at-home mom who had left a … Continue Reading

Yes, Curvy Gals Can Wear Leggings Over 40! Here’s How

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Leggings are tight, skinny and show everything , so there's no way a full-figured 40+ gal could ever wear them, right?.... NOT! Leggings are a great casual look  for mature women, regular or … Continue Reading

Midlife Chic ~ She’s Got The Look


Recently I started following a blogger whose story is so similar to my own that I instantly felt a connection. For many years Nikki Garnett had a wonderful career in London as editor of  Selfridges … Continue Reading

5 Things to Buy to Update Your Fall Wardrobe

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It's a good thing to know who you are and what you like to wear, but every so often you need to push yourself a little. If you don't ever get out of your comfort zone, it's easy to get trapped in a … Continue Reading