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Celebrating style icon Marilyn Monroe | 40plusstyle.com

1st June was Marilyn Monroe’s birthday. A great time to recall this style icon and relive some of her greatest moments.

What appeals to me so much about her is that she was real. She dared to be different. Some of the most enduring style quotes are from her as well. This infographic shares her beautiful story that unfortunately came to an early tragic end in 1962.

Enjoy! [click to continue…]

All white with golden earrings | 40plusstyle.com

It has been a while ago since I wrote about my desire to wear more golden accessories. Although I have worn gold on occasion I still find more opportunities to wear statement jewelry or silver pieces. Not so today!  [click to continue…]

Colorful summer dresses | 40plusstyle.com

As I mentioned before, print and color dominated a fashion lunch I attended a while ago. I showed you the great selection of printed dresses earlier here and here. For the actual fashion on show you can read this article.

Today I show you some more dresses and looks from the event that mainly focussed on color to give you even more summer dressing inspiration! [click to continue…]

How to wear tunics or short dresses with pants | 40plusstyle.com

Wearing a tunic or short dress over skinnies and leggings is one of my favorite looks as I find it an easy, comfortable, flattering and often very stylish look to wear. When you check the What I wore section on this site you will find numerous examples.

This outfit formula can both be worn in a dressy way as well as casually chic. [click to continue…]