Fab 40 Readers Model Their Favorite Boots

brown wedge bootie

These suede wedge booties add a modern edge to a casual outfit.

Wearing booties or boots is an easy way to add some instant sex appeal after 40. Check out these street chic photos from readers in their favorite footwear, and send in a photo of your own.

Ana’s Take on How to Wear Booties

Ana prides herself on donning head to toe fashions that are made in the United States. Her super cute wedge booties are no exception.

They’re made from a beautiful brown suede which gives them a rustic feel and makes them work really well with distressed boyfriend jeans and a cozy hand knit sweater. The wedge heels are super comfy and give the booties a modern edge. Continue Reading

Modeling Over 40 -Your Dream at Last?

Our reader Cheryl with a friend

Ever since  I began Fabulous after 40 I’ve had many emails from women who’ve always dreamed of being a model but never tried, or who accidentally fell into modeling since turning 40.

Once such reader is Cheryl , 45, who was actually approached by the North American Modeling Association to do some shots.  Here is Cheryl looking fab. She says she works at, it and does a lot of jogging, weights, rollerblading, snowboarding, tennis etc. Inspiring isn’t she? Continue Reading

Modeling When You Are Over 40

This 66 year old gal is a natural beauty!

Hi Deborah, I am probably too old to feature on your blog. I am 66,have long hair and for the first time when I was 64 entered and won a model competition to go on catwalks with … Continue Reading

Updating your Casual Wardrobe

woman over 40 thinking

We get asked a lot of questions here at Fabulous after 40 and we find that one of the biggest things on readers' minds seems to be, "What do I wear to look casual but classy over 40? I thought I'd … Continue Reading

Do You Have A Good Headshot?

business woman over 40

Whether you are working or not, it seems like these days you need a great  current picture of yourself! Are you looking for a new job? Are you active on a dating site? Have you have been … Continue Reading

Finding Mature Models is Challenging

group of women over 40

Hi Deborah, If you are an over 40 site, why do you use such young models? Hi Wendy, I get this question all the time and I am  frustrated too... you see to there are just no photos of "real … Continue Reading

Modeling After 40 – It Can Be Done!


I'm so proud of my reader Andrea, who was inspired to pursue her lifelong dream of modeling by my friend Judy Goss. Judy is the author of  Break Into Modeling for Under $20  and the founder of … Continue Reading

Interested in Modeling? It’s Not Too Late!


Did you hear all the chatter about the 51-year-old model who has the fashion scene all a twitter? According to news reports, ex- Chanel model, Inès de La Fressange, “stole the show” at the Spring … Continue Reading

Want to Model? Here Is My Newest Success Story…

Andrea Bond 40+ model

What are your big DREAMS? I was so excited to get a note from one of my readers about how one of her dreams has come true! Andrea Bond runs her own Real Estate business, but has had a lifelong … Continue Reading

Sartorialist inspires Real Model Trend

Scott Schumann

Interesting post at Newsweek about a new trend happening with models. It seems there's a swing away from serious looking pencil thin young glamazons to more real looking models -everyday people of all … Continue Reading