Warmer temperatures are settling in and many of you have written in to say you prefer summer dresses for women, over jeans and leggings. Take a look at some of the reader photos that came in this week.
Floral prints are quickly becoming a popular trend. This year they are bold and colorful, set against a black or dark background.
Diana, 41, from Deerfield Beach, Florida spent hours trying on dresses before finally settling of this one to wear to a friend’s 40th birthday party.
Why did this one steal her heart? She says, “It made me feel beautiful!”.
For more tips on wearing florals without looking like an old lady, read the popular post, “Are Florals Old Lady?”
Classic Color Block
Julia, who’s 48 and from Washington, D.C., injects color into her wardrobe by using the color blocking technique.
She’s paired a fuchsia dress with an orange fitted blazer to create a polished and playful look. Her matching bag and shoes are the icing on the cake!
A Twist on a Traditional Maxi Dress
Maxi dresses are a popular choice for summer dresses for women over 40. They’re great at concealing problem spots.
Jyothi shies away from prints and bold colors but recently celebrated the start of spring with this 100% silk maxi dress in eggplant/brown.
Although Jyothi is only 5’3″, she loves the romantic, lightweight, breezy and fresh feel of this long bohemian-style dress.
I would love to meet more of you FAB Ladies. Don’t be shy!
Please send in your photo, your age, where you are from, and any details about your outfit to: [email protected] . You’ll be featured on the Facebook page as well as in an upcoming What I Wore post. I love hearing from you and cheering you on, Glam Gals!