Dressing after 40 can be a real challenge. Our bodies are changing, we’re getting a little rounder and softer and it’s hard to find clothes to fit right and cover up the not so perfect bits.
Thankfully, Pauline Durban has come to the rescue. At 56 Pauline came up with the brilliant idea for a clothing line I love called, Covered Perfectly. Here’s the interesting story behind these very practical and stylish designs that you will definitely want to check out.
Deb: Pauline, they say the best ideas spring from a problem. Tell us what was going on at the time when you invented Covered Perfectly.
Pauline: I was looking for something to wear to a party, and nothing was working. There I was standing in front of the mirror, with a pile of clothes on the bed, feeling very frustrated. Then I realized it’s not me, it’s my clothes. The sleeves on my clothes were too short to cover that part of my arms that I’d rather not reveal. The tops weren’t long enough to cover my tummy. It dawned on me that there was no one out there designing clothes for me!
Deb: I can relate. I can’t believe how hard it is to find a top or dress with sleeves these days. I’m tired of always having to wear a jacket or sweater over top of my clothes because I don’t want to bare it all, or I’m just plain cold. Continue Reading