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My Favorite Over 40 Fashion Blogs

Blogging Fashion By Decade

After my post about MORE Magazine I started thinking about the inspiration I find on the Internet. While I don’t think blogs are a worthy replacement to a quality magazine, I find my regular style inspiration comes from my peers.

Inspiration doesn’t have to come from someone your same age, but as we age our tastes do change and it’s wonderful to see fellow women on the other side of 40 find their personal style and share it with the world. Blogs make it so you can see how a woman thousands of miles away was creative with the same jacket or a similar dress you have in your own closet, and can empower you to be a bit more creative and personal with what you choose to wear every day.

While I follow the blogs of several chic women over 40, I kept this post just to those who live in the United States and have blogs that primarily focus on their personal style and what they wear. I see quite a growth in over 40 blogs in the UK and Australia but the US has yet to catch up. There’s some truly terrific style here in the States and I wanted to showcase it in hopes it may inspires some fellow Americans to embrace their own style, follow and promote these bloggers, and show that our country doesn’t believe style has an expiration date!

Best Fashion Blogs over 40 - The Rich LIfe on a BudgetAdrienne at The Rich Life on a Budget

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Mrs American MadeAna at Mrs. American Made

Best Fashion Blogs over 40 - Style at a Certain AgeBeth at Style at a Certain Age

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - My Small WardrobeCarelia at My Small Wardrobe

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Style NudgeCherie at Style Nudge

Best Fashion Blogs Over 40 - Senior Style BibleDorrie at Senior Style Bible

Best Over 40 Fashion Bloggers - Erica Bunker DIY StyleErica at Erica Bunker DIY Style

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Grown and Curvy WomanGeorgette at Grown and Curvy Woman

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - More Than TurquoiseJamie at More than Turquoise

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Mama in HeelsJanise at Mama in Heels

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Elegantly Dressed and StylishJess at Elegantly Dressed and Stylish

est Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Style CroneJudith at Style Crone

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - J'adore CoutureKim at J’Adore Couture

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - The Silver StylistLisa at The Silver Stylist

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Accidental IconLyn at Accidental Icon

Best Over 40 Fashion Blogs - Chic Over 50Shauna at Chic Over 50

Best Blogs over 40 - Fifty Not FrumpySusan at Fifty, Not Frumpy

Best Blogs over 40 - Une FemmeSusan at Une femme d’un certain age


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  • sheetal October 4, 2017

    thank you so much for sharing these.

  • FunkyForty July 12, 2017

    Lovely selection – please do check out http://www.funkyforty.com too 😉

    LOL Yvonne

  • Smc Fashion April 30, 2017

    Thank you for such sharings.. they are realy interesting to us. 🙂 And we want more!

  • Bella lauren September 21, 2016

    This is so helpful and interesting to see how fashion bloggers from all over are sharing ideas.It’s great to see them showing different styles of clothing as well.This list also include a sense of style in it.I really appreciate it..Have a look at my site for more ideas about fashion.

  • Shashank Kulshrestha June 10, 2016

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  • Darlene Fadem March 11, 2016

    Love that you highlighted these fabulous, fashionable ladies! I’m already a huge fan/follower of several of them.

  • Miranda March 10, 2016

    I’d really love a similar list for UK fashion bloggers. As an expat here, it’s hard to know what to follow and US bloggers so often wear clothes hard to access this side of the pond.

  • Dreaming on the Fly March 7, 2016

    Great list. Love this! I’m looking for 35+ year old beauty vloggers….anyone to recommend?

  • Happinessatmidlife March 6, 2016

    There’s a lot stylist ladies that I have not heard of before. Thanks for sharing this great list!



    Hope to see you Thursday for TBT Fashion link up.

  • Anonymous March 5, 2016

    Even though I am not yet over 40, I still follow a number of these blogs/instagrams because I think the ladies over 40 are more stylish and more practical than the blogs run by the younger ladies. Some of the blogs/instagram feeds run by women in their 20s are really just them modeling free clothes they get from retailers and trying to get you to buy it. Plus, many of them are so skinny (like size zero skinny) that what they are wearing would never look good on an average sized woman. There also is no style or creativity there at all. The stuff they are modeling is more appropriate for a college student then a working woman. Since these younger ladies don’t actually have “real” full time jobs, its understandable why they can’t relate to a woman who must be dressed to work in an office each day.

  • Esraa Bassiouny March 5, 2016

    These women are so stylish.

  • Laura - Furiously Chic March 5, 2016

    So many inspiring people!
    I don’t know any of them… Thanks for sharing!

  • beth djalali March 4, 2016

    it’s a great day to be a woman of any size, shape and age. we’ve come a long way baby! thanks for inspiring us Alison. keep up the good work. and have a very happy friday with that adorable family of yours!
    xoxo beth

  • jess March 4, 2016

    I want to thank you for including me, wonderful to meet other women as well.
    xo jess

  • DC March 4, 2016

    Might I add my friend Glenda at Say What To Twenty? She is a class act!!! And a wise woman!!!

  • LaQuinda Pollard Brewington March 4, 2016

    Sure do wish I would have been on your list! Check me out at http://www.SisterLadyGirl.com. But, great collection of stylish ladies. I love it.

    • Allie at Wardrobe Oxygen March 5, 2016

      Thank you for leaving your link, love your style!!

    • Lisa S March 7, 2016

      I’m so glad you commented! I am following you now & I love that black midi you’re rocking in many of your recent photos.

  • Susan Street March 4, 2016

    I am honored to be included on your list! Thank you!

  • StillBlondeafteralltheseYEARS March 4, 2016

    Thank you for this wonderful list! I follow at least 5 of these fabulous ladies (all over the web). May I also note my blog : Still Blonde after all these YEARS? http://stillblondeafteralltheseyears.com Thank you for writing this important article.

  • Susan Kanoff March 4, 2016

    Great choices! Love them all!! It’s wonderful to see women of all ages, shapes and sizes showing off fabulous style! Thanks for sharing! Susan http://www.themidlifefashionista.com

  • Nicole Mölders March 4, 2016

    great post

  • Christine March 3, 2016

    Thanks for new leads! I too follow Erica B, Une Femme, Beth D, Style Crone and others. Lovely, lovely inspirational women! There are some terrific bloggers in other countries too. And it’s so interesting to see how fashion bloggers from all over are sharing ideas.

  • Mama in Heels March 3, 2016

    Thank you so much for featuring me. I follow most of these women. It’s so refreshing to see real women being celebrated for their style regardless of their age.


  • Suzanne Carillo March 3, 2016

    So many wonderful women featured!


  • Tania Stephens March 3, 2016

    These are all amazing women! I follow several of them, and will be checking out the rest. Even though I am no longer in the “40” category, I don’t want to dress older. Age is an attitude, and I am keeping mine young!

    • Susan Young March 26, 2016


  • Cherie James March 3, 2016

    Love this post Allie! I didn’t know about a couple of the featured bloggers, but now I do.
    And, thank you for featuring me. I am honored to be among such a wonderful list of style bloggers.


  • Anamarie March 3, 2016

    This is so timely…I was going to email you the other day to ask if you had a blogroll- I thought you did at one point, but I couldn’t find it. Thanks!

  • LoriM March 3, 2016

    Great list! Most of these were new to me – hmmmm. Can’t wait to check them out.

  • Carelia March 3, 2016

    My goodness!!! This is a terrific list of stylish ladies. Thanks for sharing and also for including my sense of style in this list. I really appreciate it.

  • Lisa_Murie March 3, 2016

    Great roundup. I follow a few but it is always nice to discover more. Hope to make your next list!

  • Heather March 3, 2016

    It’s funny, every time I look at pictures of what I’m supposed to be wearing “at my age” I think “those women are so much older than me!” I can’t figure out if I have good genetics or if I’m delusional…

    What I would love is a magazine or blog that tells you, specifically, what the trends are at any given time. I won’t necessarily follow them, but tell me clearly what people are wearing right now, and not vague guesses designed to make me buy ALL THE THINGS…Is the IT look red lips? Purple eyeshadow? French-rolled jeans?

    • Allie at Wardrobe Oxygen March 3, 2016

      This is tough because we’re not really in a time where trends are so defined. While I love that most anything goes and the world is celebrating independent style, it’s hard to figure out how to be stylish and current with such a mishmosh. You bring up a great point, one I’d like to address in the future if I can clarify my thoughts. Also there is the ability to do updates – not necessarily hot or not, but instead of this consider that for a style refresh or a more modern take on what you already own/wear/like.

  • Karen Bowers March 3, 2016

    Thank you! I added some of these to my reader.

  • Heidi March 3, 2016

    Thank you so much for this post! As a 49 year old (gulp) who wants to still be stylish, but not mutton dressed as lamb, these are all amazing women. I love the diversity!

  • Kathryn Braun Fenner March 3, 2016

    This is so helpful, because I can see the different personal styles and pick the ones that appeal to me!

  • Erica Bunker March 3, 2016

    Thanks so much for including me! And also for introducing me to new bloggers to follow!

    • Ginger March 3, 2016

      I am in awe of Erica’s skills.

      • Allie at Wardrobe Oxygen March 3, 2016

        Right? The clothes she creates floor me. She’s also a great Instagram follow to see her sewing skills, her inspiration, but also she’s inspiring with her fitness updates!

  • Patricia March 3, 2016

    I”m pinning this one. I do read some of these (or follow on Instagram) but there’s so much more I can learn.
    I’ve learned from various style blogs: today I’m wearing skinny jeans (even though I’m not) hot pink sweater with indigo print scarf and a hot pink coat. A lot of color for me who usually wears black and beige but I’m liking it.

  • Brittany V. March 3, 2016

    Georgette at Grown and Curvy Woman is a fan of Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy and now I am a fan of Grown and Curvy Woman (and so many more of these blogs!)

    • Allie at Wardrobe Oxygen March 3, 2016

      I got to hang with Georgette at BlogHer and can say that if she seems great on her blog it’s only showing a percentage of her complete awesomeness. She was by far one of the highlights of that conference for me!

  • Susan B. March 3, 2016

    Thanks so much for the mention!

  • Liv March 3, 2016

    Love discovering new blogs. Thanks for sharing!



  • Lorena Lorena March 3, 2016

    Thank you for sharing – I had not seen man of these ! I’ve been missing out.

  • Carrie March 3, 2016

    Holy #hairgoals for the Silver Stylist! Love these, but Wardrobe Oxygen is still my favorite. Hands down. 🙂

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