See my fashion over 40 doesn’t exclude bold color

fashion blogger over 50 wearing analogous color (turquoise and green) for work

Forget about sludge brown and co

The times are over when women over 40 were supposed to wear just neutrals like sludge brown, navy, gray, and when it came to tops muted pastels. My late mom very often told my sister and me that her grandma, our great-grandma was often slammed for wearing bold colors over 80. She explained that over 40 years old women weren’t supposed to wear any bold colors in the 50s and 60s. Thanks goodness, these times are over!  It’s great that you can wear color at the office today.

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My colorful outfit

Today’s outfit features turquoise green and black where back serves to ground the look. You want the easy look of analogous colors then go for turquoise and green, or orange and red, or olive and yellow, just to mention a few foolproof color combinations. Another easy way to come up with great combinations is to create a Pantome colors inspired look.

midlife style blogger wearing bold colors
Oliveo striped leather skirt with GNW tight, Hermes collier de chien bangle, Harley Davidson booties, dyed Ann Taylor sweater (all own) and layering top c/o Adea
over 50 years old fashion bloger in colorful outfit with statement leather skirt
Back view on the above work outfit with Oliveo striped leather skirt, GNW tight, Hermes collier de chien cuff, Harley Davidson studded booties, dyed Ann Taylor sweater (all own) and layering top c/o Adea to show the statement brass zipper
mature blogger in color blocked leather skirt
Zoom-in on the sweater and skirt
jewelry for mature women High Latitude Style
Zoom-in on the necklace

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Photos: G. Kramm

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