Tag: fashion over 50

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Oh, those clothing wars!

Remember those clothing wars you fought back in your youth? To wear what you wanted no matter how silly or outlandish?

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Putting Some Spring in My Step

I’m planning my spring shopping, and hoping that colour will put a spring back in my step.

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All About the Socks.

My new socks are making me happy to get dressed again this winter.

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How Socks Solved My Winter Wardrobe Fatigue

I have been known on occasion to rant a little over fashion trends. And sometimes I’ve had to eat my words. Like the time in 2014 when I wrote that I would never, ever wear drawstring pants again. Then promptly …

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Snow Pant “Chic”

Unless you live in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, you probably missed the snow pants controversy last week. And even if you live here, you might have missed it. I almost did.  Seems that Shannon Proudfoot, who writes for Maclean’s magazine, started …

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Leather Pants Redux. Again and Again.

I have a small wardrobe. Made up of quality pieces I love, plus a few cheaper items which go so well with the quality pieces that I couldn’t resist them. I regularly edit out what I know I’ll not wear …

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New Tricks

Be honest. How do you feel about running a brush through your hair in the morning, maybe gathering it into a ponytail or stuffing in under a toque, then pulling on your clothes, and heading out into the wide world …

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The Accidental Shopper

This year, I accidentally shopped the Black Friday Sales. Really, I did.  I’m usually anti-Black Friday; I’ve even written about it here on the blog. I abhor the whole frenzied shop until we (or the sales staff) drop thing. I’ve …

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Fall Rhapsody in My Closet

Fall is glorious in our neck of the woods. It’s my favourite season. Not just because of Hubby’s return to his rightful place in the kitchen, our very own version of “Return of the King,” without the hobbits. Ha. But …

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Of Sweat Shirts, White Jeans, and Cross-Body Belly Packs.

I’m a great believer in stocking my closet with good quality basics. That sounds kind of self-satisfied, doesn’t it? A bit preachy. Nevertheless, there are certain items which I always have in my closet. A pair, or three, of good white jeans …

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