Over 40 Style Blogs

Here’s my collection of over 40 style blogs.

This isn’t a list of random sites. I regularly update this collection (every few months).

Bookmark worthyCheck them all out. You might find some gems here that you love. As always, everyone’s tastes are different. So please don’t take my opinion too seriously.

  1. A Bag and a Beret A joyful, quirky site full of humorous writing and funny photos
  2. A Pocketful of Polka Dots – Jennie’s blog is full of inspiring Over 40s fashion.
  3. A Well Styled Life – Jennifer is a stylist and image consultant providing Over 50 style advice.
  4. Accidental Icon – Smart and fabulous. Creating. Curating. Collaborating.
  5. Allways in Fashion – I visit this site for the writing. Not so much the images.
  6. Ask Suzanne Bell – This blog is worth a look for its inspiring, uplifting, clever content.
  7. Awed by MonicaFashion, grace, elegance and a timeless sense of style
  8. Brenda Kinsel – Encouraging women over 50 to catapult themselves out of their ruts.
  9. Catherine GraceOCatherine is an Ageism Positivist. She’s all about mastering modern life.
  10. Chic over 50 – Shauna aims to inspire women over 50 to be confident and beautiful.
  11. Collagerie – curated fashion finds from Lucinda Chambers and Serena Hood.
  12. Does my bum look 40 in this – I like Kat’s funny writing. She posts a lot on IG these days.
  13. EphemeraOOTD posts with lots of second-hand finds. One awesome wardrobe.
  14. Fabulous After 40 – Lots of fashion finds and style advice from Deborah Boland.
  15. Fake Fabulous – Samantha’s site is full of slower fashion and honest beauty.
  16. Fashion Mum of 40 – Annmarie’s site is her creative outlet. Join her fashion journey.
  17. Fashion Should be Fun – Fun, wearable OOTDs with style blog link ups.
  18. Fashionista Over 40 – Fashionista style.
  19. Funky Forty – A fashion and lifestyle magazine style site.
  20. Girls of a Certain Age – Interesting links and fashion finds from Kim France.
  21. High Heels in the Wilderness – A mix of blog with OOTD.
  22. Highland Fashionista – One of the cooler OOTD sites.
  23. Jacket Society Nora models clothes from her store.
  24. J’Adore Couture – One of the better OOTD blogs. Kim is the art director at Banana Republic.
  25. Kremb de la Kremb – Great fashion articles and links.
  26. Midlife Chic Nikki used to edit Selfridges magazine.
  27. More Than Turquoise – An entertaining, stylish site.
  28. My Midlife Fashion – UK based style with lots of shopping links.
  29. Not Dressed as Lamb – One of the better OOTD sites.
  30. She She ShowAmerican style with shopping links.
  31. Silver is the New BlondeA positive, ageless lifestyle blog.
  32. Simply Start Living – Classy lifestyle blog from a fashion industry insider
  33. Square Pearls – Love her style. Beautiful photographs. Inspirational style. IG.
  34. Style Crone – Another fabulous OOTD site. Infrequent posts.
  35. Style Pantry Folake Kuye Huntoon is a fashion influencer and creative director from LA
  36. Styling You – Nikki Parkinson keeps it real. I love her Model and Mes.
  37. Susan after 60 – Classy OOTD. Previously “Fifty not frumpy”.
  38. Tamera Beardsley – A love-filled website. Inspiring words and styling.
  39. Tanya FosterA gorgeous Dallas-based lifestyle blogger.
  40. That’s Not My Age – Entertaining articles on style from Alyson Walsh.
  41. The Age of Grace – Lovely OOTD. Very stylish.
  42. The Middle PageAmerican style. Fortnightly fab collabs.
  43. The Silver StylistI love her style. Affordable but inspiring.
  44. The Vivienne Files – This site has loads of polyvore-type outfit ideas.
  45. Tonic – for Generation Visible, the women over 45 who refuse to fade away.
  46. You Look Fab – Style advice by Angie Cox.

So, there you go, 46 sites full of interesting writing, great styling, things found and captured.

How did I get this list?

These are blogs that met my criteria.

 Basic criteria:

– it was a STYLE blog (this meant that lots of awesome blogs I found were culled because they were too diary-ish).
– the blog wasn’t half filled with ads or broken links or used some 90’s template.
– the blog was updated in the last fortnight and is updated more than once a month
– each blog entry didn’t start: sorry I’ve been busy

Plus:
– either I found myself reading each entry
– or I loved the images (there was good photography or great outfits)
– or there were links to shopping items or funny stories that matched my taste.

I had to get honest and cull blogs that I just knew I wouldn’t regularly read, though that doesn’t mean they aren’t awesome. I just didn’t connect with them.

Thank you ladies.

UPDATED: 28 September 2020


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99 replies

  1. Thank you so much for the mention! I am in the middle of a new design and switch to WordPress, so things are kind of off the norm at the moment, but I am trying to minimize the downtime as much as possible. Looking forward to checking out some suggestions for new blog reads!

  2. Thanks for the list and for including Fabulous After 40. This is a very handy way to get to know bloggers in our niche, which is expanding like crazy!

  3. Wow! Great list. I can’t believe I hadn’t heard of most of these blogs!. I’m like a kid in a candy store. I can’t wait to visit them and learn new ideas for my 40-something style. 🙂

    Thanks for compiling.

    Teri

  4. Hi!
    Great list! Lots to read. I am Joanna, a teacher/blogger who lives in Greece. I love to blog (i have two blogs) and I enjoy writing about shopping, makeup, planning, books and thoughts that pop into my head!I’d love for you to pop by. I am at http://www.mypinkrambles.com
    xx Joanna

  5. Wow! It’s so heartening to see beautiful and confident 40+ women, also refusing to succumb to styling obscurity. Styling is a powerful way to express our personalities, and our personalities become richer with age don’t you think? After nearly falling into the invisibility trap, I’ve bounced back fighting; for more media recognition, for inspiring other women to wear what the hell they like, regardless of age or body type. Would love for others to support my cause so our voices can be louder 😃 I’m in the process of building a blog website however for now you can find me on Insta @frockageing 💖

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  7. Loving this list and that it’s updated 🙂 I’d love if you had the chance to check mine out (it’s not diary style or filled with broken links and is updated a couple of times a week). Link in sign up not in my comment so as not to spam you! Plus I have some cruelty-free beauty tips as well as fashion over 40. Thanks lovely.

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