Walking The Dog – What to Wear

Hi Deborah,

I have a dog and spend a lot of time walking him around the neighborhood.  What can I wear besides trainers and old tees? I’m in my late 40s and I don’t want to look sloppy.

Thanks! Linda V. ~

Hi Betty, Good question. Let me start by showing what some real life women over 40 wear and then we can come up with a recipe.

What to wear - walking dog

outfit from www.peterkate.com

It starts with Boots, jeans and a cute jacket. A vest is also a great option.

Looking chic on the street

outfit from www.peterkate.com

Continue Reading

Summer Wedding Guest Attire To Look Fabulous After 40

Excited about going to a wedding this summer, but finding it challenging to know what to wear?  Unsure about what color of dress to get, what style will flatter your figure, or whether you should go long or short?

Before you even start to think about all this, you need to consider the style of the wedding you’ll be attending. Will it be casual or dressy, does it have a special theme or definite feel and where will it be held? With weddings held in all sorts of unique locations these days, demystifying the dress code is tougher than ever.

Here’s Stylist Morgan Mullin with 3 popular wedding settings, and the summer wedding guest dresses that will look the best with each.

wedding guest attire purple dress

  Continue Reading

What To Wear To Disney World- 3 Easy Looks

disney world

Here's a question I get a lot... What should I wear to Disney World? If you've been to Disney you know it's all about comfort. You're walking from morning until night, hopping on and off rides, … Continue Reading

After Work Cocktails – Here’s What to Wear

blue trend

You're just leaving the office, heading out to catch up with a few of your favorite girlfriends for dinner (and perhaps a cocktail or two). It can be tricky trying to pick out an outfit that will … Continue Reading

What to Wear to Thanksgiving Dinner


Yes, it's a family dinner, not some big evening out on the town,  and you definitely want to be comfy, but  life is too short to be frumpy! This Thanksgiving seize the holiday spirit by saying no … Continue Reading

What to Wear With Grey Skinny Jeans ( Part 4)

what to wear with gray skinny jeans

In my skinny jeans series we've covered how to pull off an Equestrian look with brown skinny jeans, pairing your skinny jeans with a leather jacket, and skinny jeans with a cozy sweater. While skinny … Continue Reading

What to Wear With Brown Skinny Jeans (Part 3)

what to wear with brown skinny jeans

Skinny jeans are a modern staple that can be worn so many ways including  with a leather jacket for an edgy look or with a cozy cascading sweater for a cozier look.  Today I have a third idea for … Continue Reading

Confused by Casual Fridays? Here’s How to Dress


After a long work week there is nothing better than the arrival of Friday, especially when it's casual Friday. This is  the one day you can let your hair down and have a little more freedom with your … Continue Reading

What Shoes to Wear to a High School Reunion?


There's always some panic around what to wear to your high school reunion.You want to look fab, but you want to feel comfy too. Here's an email that went back and forth between a reader and I this … Continue Reading

Winners ~ What To Wear To The Movies


In our What to Wear to the Movies contest, we invited readers to wow us with their creative sides by designing Polyvore collages of casual but stylish outfits that are perfect for a day at the movies … Continue Reading