Color makes you look alive, and if you are wearing neon – electric! Take a look at how these over 40 style bloggers rock the neon trend.
Neon with an Urban Vibe
Carmen is a 50+ style blogger who wanted an outfit that would do double duty for her trip to New York City. It had to be casual but a little trendy, and it had to be versatile enough to style a few different ways. These neon yellow jeans and t-shirt worn with a black vest and shoes fit the bill.
This is a look with a stand-out style. It’s got a cool, urban vibe. To see more of Carmen’s outfits and read about her adventures, visit her blog Fashionable Over 50.
Today’s neon looks are a far cry from the neon punk rock looks of the 80s. Neon can be unexpectedly elegant and classy.
Annette proves that in this striking, neon orange wrap dress that works well with her warm skin tone. Subtle accessories and nude shoes balance out the strong hue. To see more of Annette’s elegant personal style, check out her blog Lady of Style.
If you aren’t ready to dive into neon, you can get your feet wet slowly by adding a neon accessory to a neutral outfit. In this case, Trina has gone one step further and paired some funky, acid yellow heels with bright, cobalt blue pants for a color-blocked look that is creative and dramatic. To see more of Trina’s fun and colorful style, visit her blog Tea Time with Trina.
Black With Neon
If you are more a traditional type who wants a playful look, then a basic black suit worn with neon yellow heels and a bow-tie blouse is something you may want to try. To see more of Miriam’s unique over 40 style, visit her blog See By Miriam.
Michelle, a 49-year-old style blogger from Australia, elevates her gray monochrome outfit with pops of color in a neon belt and clutch. Neon accessories are a colorful way to break up solid colors, especially neutrals such as gray, black, and white. Take a look at Michelle’s blog Retro Chic Mama for more styling ideas.
Thanks, ladies, for brightening up the week in these electrifying colors. If you want to know more about how to incorporate the neon trend into your wardrobe, you can read my post on the Dos and Don’ts for Wearing Neon.
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