Fashion Over 50

Fashion for women over 50! The best and worst of fashion, what to wear after 50, what not to wear after 50. We’ve got the scoop on fashion over 50, some tongue in cheek humor, and more for fashion conscious women at midlife.

Bathing Suits and Coordinating Cover-Ups to Flatter All Shapes and Sizes

Aerie, a brand formally reserved for youngsters, now has expanded their swimwear collection to appeal to all age groups. Lands' End has partnered with Reece Witherspoon's Draper James brand and has some beautiful offerings in plus sizing. Read on for my curated selection of swimsuits with coordinating cover-ups to flatter all shapes and sizes. Happy Summer!...
Penelope Maxi Dress $108

Meet the Modern Boho Dress

Recently I have purchased a lot of dresses for spring and summer, more than I normally do. Maybe it is because I am excited to get out of the house and look feminine again, tired of lounging in my lounge clothes. But an equally important reason is the plethora of beautiful dresses available right now, especially the new modern boho dress. This comfortable, easy to dress up or down style is, in my opinion, the "it" dress of the season. ...
Vale Wide-Leg Pants $118

Flowy, Printed Pants for Easy Breezy Summer Dressing

Wearing a pair of printed flowy pants will make you feel like you are on vacation even if you haven't left your neighborhood. With a comfy elastic waist, wide-legged patterned pants, often referred to as beach pants, have a hip, bohemian vibe. They are oh-so-easy to style, and look fabulous with a simple tee or tank along with a pair of strappy sandals. Read on to see my top 10 colorful beach pants, guaranteed to keep you feeling cool and looking chic this summer....
Sea View Linen Shirt $98

Chic Linen Separates For Effortless Warm Weather Dressing

For Spring 2021, many top designers, including Dior, Louis Vuitton, and Fendi, showcased linen in their collections. One of the reasons for its increase in popularity is because linen is the most sustainable fabric, even more so than cotton. Refined yet casual, linen may wrinkle easily, but that is part of its appeal. Below are my selections for beautiful linen separates to consider adding to your closet....
Sandals

Feminine and Comfortable Strappy Heels to Elevate All Your Outfits

Now that we are beginning to add fun social events to our spring and summer calendar, it's time to start thinking about dressy sandals to go with our outfits. Many of us BA50's have not worn a pair of heels in over a year, and the idea of putting on a pair of 3 or 4 inch heels is almost laughable. Lucky for us, retailers are offering lots of feminine yet comfortable dressy sandals with heel heights of 2 inches or less that we can confidently wear to any upcoming event. ...
Jackets

10 Denim Jackets to Add Style and Edge to Your Outfits

A denim jacket is often the only outerwear piece I travel with during the warmer months. I love pairing one with a dress to add some friction to my outfit. While I will often wear a blue denim jacket when wearing white jeans and vice versa, it is especially on-trend right now to go head-to-toe in a similar shade. If, like me, you can never have enough denim jackets in your closet, or maybe you need a new style to update your wardrobe, below are my top 10 for you to consider. ...