All posts filed under: pencil skirts for the woman over 40

Fashion: How To Dress Like A French Woman

Interesting how the internet knows exactly the sort of articles to push my way, when I plan a trip abroad. But as we know it, it does happen to the best of us – in this case, since choosing my hotel in Paris, the article about How to Dress Like a French Woman popped up. And of course, I clicked on it 🙂 like a good American girl, aspiring to be all things Parisian. And I realize after reading the article, I am more French than I could have ever imagined. Less Is More… No saying could be truer when it comes to Parisian dressing. Focus on interesting shapes and textures (preferably in muted colors) and you’ll be fine—a stop at COS and & Other Stories is a must if you want to pick up a few tips about young and cool Parisian dressing. Stay away from too many embellishments and short dresses—basically anything that can be perceived as tacky. Black is the in color – Thank you Chanel It might seem boring, but French …

fall fashion: orange crush

Orange is an amazing Fall color but it is a hue that is sometimes challenging to pull off, especially if not carefully ensembled. I happen to love the color and based on my finds here, I am excited to report, I will most certainly incorporate the color into my fall fashion collection. 1. Halston Heritage cape-back silk crepe dress $445 2. Stella McCartney Kelly Wool-Twill skirt $695 3. J.Crew Stripped Jersey t-shirt $98 4. Prada d-frame acetate sunglasses $225 5. Kenneth Jay Lane Swarovski crystal clip on earings $95 6. J.Crew Canvas wedge sandals $230 7. Chloe Madeleine Leather Tote $2295 8. Bottega Veneta Intnecciato Leather I-Pad Sleeve $590 9. Burberry Brogue Print Silkscarf $395

spring 2011 collection of pencil skirts for the woman over 40

As I said before, women over 40 should stay away from mini skirts no matter how sexy their legs are and opt for pencil skirts instead to bring out their sex appeal. Believe me when I say this, a pencil skirt, with an appropriate blouse or top, can be the staple for most any outfit, from business attire to a semi formal evening get together and I am glad to see a large selection of them here to choose from. Here are some of my favorite suggestions: