Layering Tips

The best thing about cooler weather is being comfortable in layers again. Indeed, the easiest way to add interest and personality to any combination is layering. Adding a scarf, a belt, and…

Holiday Top

While planning to dress for holiday events, I found nothing with a touch of sparkle and pretty details in my collection. So I started looking for a versatile top about a month…

Accessory Sets

Adding accessories has always been a favorite part of getting dressed. For example, the shoes and bag can set an elevated tone for jeans and a white shirt. On the other hand,…

Sweater Love

“What is the most worn garment in your collection?” After giving this some thought, I award that prize to my ash gray cashmere sweater. I purchased it from Everlane in 2018 and…

The Icing

The base layer is often very plain and simple with a V or scoop neckline and slim-fitting straight-leg pants or jeans. The fit is never oversized, and the texture is never bulky,…

Denim Shirt Styling

“Can I wear my denim shirt with denim? Will you share some styling tips or outfit ideas?” When I recently received several questions about denim shirts, I started planning this post. I…

Positive Changes

At fifty-three, I was not happy, healthy, or energetic. My style focus was to cover as much of my body as possible and blend into the background. I hadn’t yet learned the…

I blogged for five years as Fifty, not Frumpy. Now that I am in my sixties, I am sharing ideas and inspiration for using and loving what you already have.

Thank you!
Susan