What Are The Best Fashion Ideas For Women Over 40?
First of all, accepting the reality that physical and psychological changes do occur when we touch 40. This will help to keep yourself up-to-date with the latest but logical fashion clothing. The main hurdle is HOW to start? I will put forth some basic but highly effective ideas:
Be Stylish: Reaching 40 is definitely not old! (Even 50+ age have their own fashion trends and ideas, which can be discussed later). Understand the niche of the online fashion store – youngsters, men, women or grownups. If you are comfortable with the store, go in for bright colors. Avoid grandma glasses, shoes, cardigans.
· A combination of spaghetti belt with jeans and black cardigan will look highly elegant
· Sleeveless dark blue jean top with off-white jeggings with flat canvas shoes will enhance the look
· Cargo pants (color of your choice) with plain matching top and high heels sandals
· Remember a blue handbag will match almost all the types of denim and blue jeans with bright colored tops
· Try to collect various accessories like black/brown belt, black high-heeled sandals, different colored headscarf, jean jacket, and all small accessories of your choice. Attaining 40 should not dither your feelings but make you feel younger.
· Slim-fit black jeans, Vertical striped above the knee-high top, Light Red-colored sports shoes with black leather (glossy finish) handbag can be perfect clothing for a weekend outing!
What Are The 40+ Classic Womens Clothing Trends?
Though God has created women, even he cannot be so perfect the way women across the world are, regarding their fabulous clothing intellect! Right from the accessories to their wedding gown, nothing but the best is selected by women. No compromise, no concessions, no negotiations are accorded by them when fashion is concerned, irrespective of the age they attain. I am summarising some of the latest fashion trends for women over 40 years:
Chambray Fabric Pullover: A lightweight white plain-woven fabric (can be the color of your choice) is perfect for a 40+ age lady when worn as a shirt or a pullover as its more female-friendly fabric.
Jacket: An attractive leather jacket and a cotton fabric blazer can be worn for getting an informal look. In an official conference wearing a blazer gives a professional look, but the same can be used for a casual coffee meet as well.
Handbags: If you enter 40, it does not mean that you have attained the final stage of your life. It is the beginning of the new phase. Go ahead and try all the bags, which you were using since a teen.
Sneakers: Seldom will the sneakers go out of fashion, irrespective of the age. Just go ahead and wear without hesitation. It gives a very elegant and matured look.
What Casual Clothes Women Over 40 Years Should Wear?
Ladies usually seldom have any problem concerning the wide choice amidst the available casual clothing. The only problem is how, when and where to start for the collection especially after reaching 40 years of age? My suggestion is, create a very strong base of – Above-the-Waist’ and Below-the-waist’ clothing, which will not only complement each other but also other causals and informal dressing! Here are a few recommendations’ for casual clothes for women over 40.
Above the Waist:
Statement Piece: The first thing people notice in your outfit is the statement tops! Different designs are currently trending but the best is – embedded with bright embroidery work with light-colored border-lace.
T-Shirts: Nothing can be matched with tees that offer 40+ aged women enhanced personality and extra comfort.
Informal Clothing: Cotton material wore spontaneously i.e. not for any occasion. Clothing wore for a stroll in the market or a brunch with a friend on a relaxed weekend! To quote a few are – dressing gown, housecoat or kimono. Also, a cotton robe or a belted shirtdress will add an extra style. Maxi, Sundress etc., can be an anytime attire after 40!
Extras: Jacket, denim tops, miniskirts, and midis are also current trending fashion statements.
Below The Waist:
Shorts: Depending on your vital statistics I will sincerely recommend Bermuda, High waist shorts or scalloped shorts even if you cross 40 years. If you are plus-sized, avoid short-waist Bermuda’s.
Jeans, Capri & Cropped Pants: Jeans fall in the category of all-age, all-gender below the waist attire. Dark-colored close-fit tapered ankle-length Capri pant is the perfection beyond improvement for 40+ women.
Leggings and Jeggings: A perfect fit, especially after 40 not only adds slimness to your entire legs but gives extra elegance and comfort. Light blue denim jeggings with a black top is a perfect mix-n-match!
What Is The Ideal Fall Fashion For Women’s Clothing After Reaching 40?
During the Fall Season, the weather outside tends to reduce and deciduous trees shed their leaves. There is a change of fashion pattern to Fall-Winter! Most of the fall season women’s clothing are evergreen.
I will try to give you the best ever fall fashion tips on how to choose an attractive fall clothing, especially for women over 40.
Cosiness: Remember, the fall season means nights are longer and days are shorter hence primarily you should choose the clothing that offers you extra comfort and warmth and secondarily the design and fabric.
Flexible Clothing: Wearing two different types of above-the-waist is ideal. Like, a combination of a T-shirt and a Jacket. During the Fall, temperature fluctuations are high so you can wear the jacket if the climate becomes chilly.
Suitable Outdoor Clothing: Wearing a Belted Jacket over a tee is ideal if you have a day-long outdoor duty. Usually, the afternoon is warm hence you can easily remove the jacket. The evening is colder and you can wear the jacket for extra warmth.
Long trench coat, Sweaters or Cardigans are a must if your area is humid and cold. In non-humid areas, a hooded jacket is more than comfort.
Combination of Long Pants & Boots: You can also try calf-length or riding boots for extra comfort. Using brands like Chuck Taylors or Doc Martens will increase elegance and get high-quality shoes.
Accouterments: Warm accessories like gloves, hats, headscarf, mufflers are very handy and easy to carry. If you find the warmth in the temperature just tuck them into your handbag.