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Just another manic (Black) Friday

Just another manic (Black) Friday

    One of the best thing about adult life is being able to bail out of anything you don’t want to do. With perspective and experience, we understand what matters and what doesn’t; what...

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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.

Winter style: choosing quality over quantity

Winter style: choosing quality over quantity

  We didn’t need COP 26 and a quip about Kermit the Frog to tell us that the planet is in trouble. Being more mindful about how and where we shop and what we wear is a movement that has bee...

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Bra shopping as an older woman: how to support your changing breasts

Bra shopping as an older woman: how to support your changing breasts

      As we get older, our breasts become less firm and full, less glandular and more fatty, which makes the breasts softer, wobblier and more, well, saggy. Collagen loss, less elastici...

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Where to find chic cross-body bags – and how to look after them

Where to find chic cross-body bags – and how to look after them

I’m rarely separated from a cross body bag these days; sometimes I even carry one indoors, at home (so that I know where my essentials are #thatismyage). No surprise then to find online searches...

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Turns out laughter really is the best medicine

Turns out laughter really is the best medicine

  Guffawing and snorting, wiping tears from your eyes and snot from your nose… carrying on cackling for so long your jaw and cheeks hurt… having a proper laugh makes us feel good. And unlike ...

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Stealth Style – keeping it simple is always a good idea

Stealth Style – keeping it simple is always a good idea

  It’s always good to see a confident woman of around-about-my-age proving that style doesn’t have a sell-by date. And I can relate to these Vogue images because the model looks natur...

by Alyson Walsh12 comments

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