- Feather skirts are It this fall
- Can you wear a feather skirt over 50?
- How to style the feather trend for day
- What goes with a feather skirt?
- Welcome to the 278th Top of the World Style linkup party
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Feather skirts are It this fall
Feathers pop every couple of years on the runway. Sort of, when the last feather item was tossed from the closets with a sudden it is back. I loved feather stoles and hems on dresses when I was a kid. Of course, I had neither a a stole nor such a gown. However, I adored the awards shows were some celebrities wore the stoles and the ballroom dance shows. At that time, it was required for the follow to wear a gown with ostrich hem. Sure that my first ballroom gown had to have such an embelishment. You can also imagine that I am exited about the trend. This post addresses how to wear the look over 50 without looking like trying to hard or not trying at all.
Can you wear a feather skirt over 50?
Sure, you can. It even gets better! You don’t need to be a ballroom dancer to get away with it. Sure thing like in the 70s, you can wear a maxi or tea-length A-line feather skirt at the opera or another formal event. A sequin or matching chiffon top are nice option. In case of a maxi length, go for pumps. Strappy sandals can catch the feathers. You don’t want to have them also on your sandals. A straight just above the knee length goes also for date night or girls nite out. Sheer pantyhose in black looks great with cock-tail like feathers. A graphic or plain Tee avoid to be overly sexy. We know that showing less skin is more. Keep them guessing.Show skin strategically. #agelessstyle #secretsofstyle Click To Tweet
How to style the feather trend for day
This time around, the trend is not just for evening. In the styling example, I paired a black short sleeve cashmere sweater from fall with an oversized denim jacket. Since the feathers and light color add volume, it’s important to add some shape. I used a belt – my fav accessory for this job – to accentuate the waist. Well, and it even works with the mandatory mask.
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What goes with a feather skirt?
You can wear a feather skirt at day with a graphic Tee, denim shirt or even a cashmere sweater. And when the temperatures drop and frigid air creeps everywhere, you can even go for a layered look.
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