Fashion over 40

The best shoe trends for spring and summer 2014: mid heel shoes

After showing you the major trends for spring & summer 2014 in terms of clothing, it’s now time for the all-important shoes!

As most of you will know, I believe that the right shoes can add a lot to an outfit. Shoes can set the mood and often they will add a young & hip element to your outfit. There is no limit to what you can do with shoes. For more on this topic also see my article on how to have fun with shoes. [click to continue…]


Do you have fun with shoes? |

On Monday I told you how I have lots of fun with my colorful and textured Chie Mihara shoes. They are great with minimal outfits that could otherwise be considered boring.

Shoes are an easy way to add fun and color to your outfits, so it’s great to have a fun or colorful pair in your closet. [click to continue…]


best trends for spring and summer 2014

I realise it’s still cold in many places but spring clothes are hitting the stores, so it’s time to look at the trends for spring 2014 and which of them work for women over 40.

As long-term readers will know, I think you should be picky when it comes to trends. It’s much more important to pick clothes that suit your personality, body type and your own personal style. (to discover or finetune your personal style, I recommend my style course). [click to continue…]


balenciaga buckle ankle booties

Ever since I saw the skirts with booties look, I have wanted to wear it, which is why I made the look part of my winter capsule wardrobe. Nice booties are a must for this look and these Balenciaga buckle strap ankle boots make me swoon. However, at $1275 they are a bit pricey, so here are some great affordable alternatives (as well as a few expensive ones also). [click to continue…]