Tag: fashion over 50

fashion

Snow Pant “Chic”

Have you heard about the snow pant controversy raging here in Canada? Whether snow pants are chic or dorky? Ha. Only in Canada, eh?

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fashion

Leather Pants Redux. Again and Again.

My leather pants are a stalwart in my closet. And I’m looking to update them. Again.

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New Tricks

I’ve had my make-up look updated. And I’ve learned some new make-up tricks at the same time.

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accidental shopping

The Accidental Shopper

I normally avoid the Black Friday sales like the plague. But if I shop them almost accidentally, well, I’m not averse to finding a great deal.

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evolution of personal style

On Uniforms and the Evolution of Personal Style

I’ve been thinking lately of the idea of style uniforms, and how our adult style, our personal style, if you will, evolves. Of course this is because my uniform for the past week has been leggings or pyjama bottoms, and …

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closet organization

Is It Possible To Be An Ethical Shopper?

I’m reviewing my purchases for 2017 and trying to decide if I’ve made any progress in my efforts to be a more ethical shopper.

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40+ fashion

My Geriatric Closet

What’s the oldest thing in your closet? Are you still wearing it? I’m looking at a jacket I bought in 1985 and considering how to wear it now.

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curated closet

I think my Wardrobe is Over-Curated!

I’m a big believer in a curated closet. But I think I may have over-curated mine. And that it might be time to go shopping.

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40+ fashion

Thoughts of Boots

I once had a biology professor who could see the lighthearted side of just about anything. I remember one morning he strolled to the front of the lecture hall, stood for a moment stroking his chin pensively, and began,”Imagine this. …

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caring for investment pieces in your wardrobe

Protecting Your Fashion Investment

One of my long-time fashion philosophies is that I buy what I love. I don’t mind spending extra for something perfect, something that makes me sigh when I put it on, as I said about this burgundy sweater in a …

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