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40 + Style Work Wear

The Case for a Great Black Blazer

Do you have a great black blazer? If not, you have a MAJOR hole in your wardrobe. Actually, it’s OK to have several great black blazers. There are so many different silhouettes and fabrics. Of course, this is coming from a person who has a serious addiction to blazers lately. I have an oversized black …

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40 + Style Casual / Weekend Wear

Mary Jane Shoes Make Me Happy

Fun fact…  Besides hating heels because they hurt my feet and knees (a.k.a. I’m old), I also have really skinny ankles so they slip off. Grrrr… I’ve tried those grippy things, and they work OK if I’m not wearing hosiery. All bets are off if I’m wearing tights. It’s likely that I’ll accidentally fling one …

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40 + Style Work Wear

Leopard Blazer

How many blazers are TOO many blazers? It seems as though all I want to wear anymore is a blazer. I’m really loving ones that are patterned or interesting colors. I mean really, one cannot always wear a black blazer. I wear them to work, I wear them casually, I wear them out to dinner …

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40 + Style Casual / Weekend Wear Fall/Autumn

Checked Blazer

I love that the checked pattern has made a comeback this season. I’ve always loved a classic check, so it’s serendipitous when I like something that is also “on trend”. There are a whole lot of trends that come and go that I do not like and refuse to join in on, but checked pattern …

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