Since some articles are now 2 years old, I’m refreshing them with new insights and images. Today the apple shaped body.
This is continuation to our articles on how to dress for your body type. In this article we are going to look at the apple body shape.
As a quick reminder you have an apple body shape when:
- You have no defined waist
- Weight tends to form on the stomach
- Average to large bust size
This is a body shape that often develops after 40 when you start to experiences symptoms of (peri)menopause where many women experience the gain of weight around their waist. [click to continue…]
As you know this site is now 2 years old, so it’s time to refresh some of the older articles and bring them up to date with today. Here is the first in the series.
In my article on how to determine body shape I discussed several general body types. Now it’s time to take that one step further and to see how to dress for you body type. Today I’m starting with the pear or triangle shaped body. [click to continue…]
Although I did not list leather as one of the main trends in my fall trends report, wearing leather is still very popular. Many women over 40 find leather challenging though, as it can seem like a too-young or edgy look. However, there are lots of ways to wear leather and be very chic indeed. Let’s look at some ways to wear leather with style over 40. [click to continue…]
I identified tomboy chic as one of the fall / winter 2013 trends (subscribe to get a free trends report!). In fact wearing something ‘from the men’ is very trendy this season. So much so that I made it part of the upcoming dressing challenge where I challenge you all to add a male touch to your outfits. Here are some ideas on how to wear the tomboy chic trend. [click to continue…]