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Kid's Graduation ~ What to Wear Over 40. Congratulations!

Kid's Graduation ~ What to Wear Over 40

It’s Graduation Day, and I’m sure you couldn’t be prouder. All those years of studying have finally paid off…for both your child and you. This is a time to celebrate and enjoy before the next chapter of your lives begin. As with any important occasion, choosing what to wear to your son or daughter’s graduation can be more difficult than you may have thought. Here are a few things to keep in mind. dress, blue bag( similar) shoes, earrings Shop this look: Turn off your ad blocker to view content 1. You may not feel like dressing if it means buying something new but graduating from college or high school is a big accomplishment and merits more respect than wearing a pair of jeans or capris. 2. The day belongs to your child and his/her achievements. Dress, Shoes, Bag-Michael Kors, Watch, Earrings, Bracelet 1, Bracelet 2 Shop this look: 3. Photos are a big part of Graduation Day so if you want to wear some color go right ahead.

Gray and blue floral wrap 4. 5. Over 40 Bloggers are the New Styleblazers. Nina, a global fashionista who divides her time between Athens, Greece and La Jolla, California, who blogs at Trend Survivor.

Over 40 Bloggers are the New Styleblazers

(left) Jeannette, a blogger who’s passionate about self-growth and fashion and shares both with readers at Ms. Jeannie and Her Closet. (top middle) Jane, a British fashion blogger who challenges herself to step out of her comfort zone from My Midlife Fashion. Glenda has a background in fashion design and retail management. Be sure to read their inspiring Styleblazer features and others. Bold New Ways to Wear Black and White Stripes. Bold black and white stripes have been around for a couple of seasons, but things get old quickly, so designers have decided to shake things up.

Bold New Ways to Wear Black and White Stripes

They’ve put stripes on interesting new pieces and turned stripes every which way imaginable. Fringe Trim Jackets Add a Hip Vibe. One of the best ways to pull together a casual outfit is with a jacket, but you don’t want one that looks too serious and stiff (making you look old).

Fringe Trim Jackets Add a Hip Vibe

There’s a new style of jacket that solves this problem – the fringe trim jacket. Shop this look: Turn on your JavaScript to view content These jackets are the newest spinoff from the fringe trend that has been so popular lately. What to Wear to a Spring or Summer Wedding. 5 Fresh Ways to Style White Jeans. White jeans are a summer staple you can’t go wrong with.

5 Fresh Ways to Style White Jeans

No matter how you wear them, they always look fresh and classy. Here are a few ideas for how to style them to look Fabulous After 40! Shop this look: Turn on your JavaScript to view content 1. What To Wear Over 40 To Mother's Day Brunch. Wondering What to Wear on Mother’s Day?

What To Wear Over 40 To Mother's Day Brunch

In my family, my parents, my sisters and their husbands, plus all our kids get together at a nice restaurant for a big, leisurely buffet brunch. It’s a beautiful time, so I always like to wear something really feminine to celebrate. Since everyone is going to the trouble of making me feel like a Queen, I want to look the part too. A pretty floral dress always does the trick. What Over 40 Bloggers Wore At The RewardStyle Conference. It’s been a few days now, but I can’t stop thinking about the fantastic time I had at the RewardStyle Conference in Dallas last weekend.

What Over 40 Bloggers Wore At The RewardStyle Conference

This was my second year attending, and it was so much fun! Here’s me by the Joule Hotel pool at the opening night party! If you’re not familiar with RewardStyle, it is a fashion technology company that was started by style blogger Amber Venz Box and her husband Baxter Box to help bloggers monetize their sites. Rewardstyle links bloggers to retailers, paying us commissions for clothing and other products that we feature in our posts. What They Wore - Mother Of The Bride Dresses. Wedding season is upon us.

What They Wore - Mother Of The Bride Dresses

Whether you’re the mother of the bride or the groom, you’ll find inspiration from this week’s readers who sent in these fabulous Wedding Day photos. It might have been an Autumn wedding, but you wouldn’t have known it from the Mother of the Bride Dress. For her eldest daughter’s special day, my reader Maryellen decided to forgo the typical orange/brown/burgundy fall palette and wear gorgeous ice blue. Maryellen (who was 53 at the time of the wedding) fell in love with this short, lacy sheath dress that sparkled like a jewel, and so did everyone else! Maryellen says when her son walked her down the aisle, she heard someone utter, “Stunning”!

Casual Dressing is Easy With Cropped Pants. My over 40 lifestyle calls for casual dressing, but I still want to look polished and put together.

Casual Dressing is Easy With Cropped Pants

I’ve found that a pair of cropped pants worn with a cute top makes for a great everyday outfit. Here are a few classy combinations that give off slightly different vibes. Top | Jeans | Shoes | Bag | Earrings | Watch | Bracelets | Necklace Pretty Lady There are some days when I wake up wanting to feel really feminine, but I can’t be bothered wearing a dress. Why do I love this combination? One tip about florals, I suggest you go for a big bold floral print in vibrant colors- so much more modern than tiny pastel flowers.