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Why going analogue is good for you

Why going analogue is good for you

    Having had something of a digital detox over Christmas and New Year (no work, more reading of actual books, even doing a jigsaw) I felt myself starting to go square-eyed again when life ...

by Adrienne Wyper — 15 comments

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About

It’s not about age, it’s about style. And this is for every woman who refuses to be invisible. Alyson Walsh.

I’m a freelance journalist, former magazine fashion editor and author. That’s Not My Age began in 2008, when I noticed a space online to celebrate women of all ages.

That’s Not My Age was winner of the Best Women’s Fashion Blog 2019 at Vuelio’s Online Influence Awards.

This week’s most wanted

The best style staples to buy right now, and hold on to forever. Items carefully selected from the high street, luxury labels and lesser-known small businesses; to coordinate or contrast with your favourite wardrobe pieces. Mix it, match it, love it!

Looking good is not about buying loads of new stuff but spending time figuring out what makes you feel chic and comfortable and confident. These are just a few suggestions to help you stay stylish.

 

Know Your Style – Latest Book

KNOW YOUR STYLE: Mix it, Match it, Love it is a beautifully illustrated handbook offering expert style advice and interviews with some of the world’s most inspirational women, including Lucinda Chambers, Caroline Issa, Linda Rodin and Lyn Slater.

With over 30 years of experience in the fashion industry, including 10 years as fashion editor for a leading lifestyle magazine, Alyson Walsh has the answer to any fashion dilemma.

How to whoop up a classic coat

How to whoop up a classic coat

  For a while now I’ve been on the look-out for a classic, single-breasted tweed coat. Not a car coat that ends mid-thigh and allows an icy breeze around the knees – why are there are...

by Alyson Walsh — 16 comments

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Why I’m wearing baggy jeans

Why I’m wearing baggy jeans

Over the years I’ve collected jeans in numerous different shapes and sizes, but my favourite pairs are all on the relaxed side. There’s a certain slouchy-ness about them.

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Creative Women at Work: textile designers Wallace # Sewell celebrate 30 years in business

Creative Women at Work: textile designers Wallace # Sewell celebrate 30 years in business

Sitting in their Clerkenwell design studio, Harriet Wallace-Jones and Emma Sewell are enthusiastic and friendly and have worked together for so long, they finish each others sentences off. The pair sp...

by Alyson Walsh — 12 comments

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Lounging around in style

Lounging around in style

  It might have something to do with my age but I love staying in. Hibernating is particularly enjoyable at this time of year.

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Cheer for your ears! The snazzy earring company supporting carers

Cheer for your ears! The snazzy earring company supporting carers

  ‘ Until you experience caring for someone with dementia, or any kind of illness or condition, you don’t know what to expect or do,’ says Helena Fischer, a brand consultant whose m...

by Alyson Walsh — 11 comments

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