emerson fry spring 2013 collection

I recently stumbled upon this brand Emerson Fry that I was not familiar with. I think it has a lot to offer for women over 40.

They store quite a few shirt dresses which can be very versatile. They can be worn as dresses in the height of summer, but are also great to use as t-shirts and tunics to be worn with pants. I love this combination of green and blue! [click to continue…]

Create your own necklace online

Jewellery can be a 40+ women’s best weapon in looking good. You can instantly add some colour to your face or infuse your individual style with a unique piece. But what if you can’t quite find what you’re looking for?

Well, here’s where online sites can come in very handy! These 5 website now allow you to create your own necklace right on the site and then get them delivered to your home. [click to continue…]


How to lose weight over 40 and stay healthy - the book you have to read! | 40plusstyle.com

In a recent article on how to quit sugar I told you about a book I bought and was reading Why we get fat (and what to do about it) from Gary Taubes. Now, you may wonder why I’m possibly reading this book as I’m certainly not fat and don’t plan on going on a diet anytime soon.

The reason is that I am very interested in good nutrition and maintaining a healthy weight. I’m especially interested in curbing my sugar addiction, which I believe is very unhealthy. I was hoping that this book was finally going to convince me to quit the habit, and so far it has been very successful doing that.

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Issey Miyake coats

I’ve been wanting to profile Issey Miyake for quite a while. The label’s collections always stand out for me and this season was no exception. Instead of  ‘glamorous gloom’ as Suzy Menkes so pointedly called much of what we have seen on fashion shows so far, Miyake showed us a wonderful palette of colours and happy faces. [click to continue…]