Here’s the thing. Too many of us women over 50 look older than we should because of the way we dress. We’re totally intimated by new styles. Leggings? I’m too old. Statement necklaces? They’ll call attention to my turkey wattle. Stilettos? I might fall and break a hip.
Enough already. You don’t have to be young to look stylish. But you do have to get out of your sweats or your go-to uniform of black pants and matching pullover. Over the next few weeks, I’m going to list some basic tips and tricks on how you can create your most-flattering looks. But first, you need to analyze your body. Take a good look in the mirror (naked, if you can stand it). Are you short-waisted? Do you have great legs? Do you hate your upper arms? Identify what you want to emphasize and what you want to conceal. That will help you choose styles that suit your silhouette. Style starts with knowing what looks good on you. Next time, we’ll talk about proportion…Powered by Sidelines