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