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Why it’s good to experiment with outfit combinations & try something new

Why it’s good to experiment with outfit combinations & try something new

    What stops you introducing a new silhouette or style to your wardrobe, or trying a new combination of clothes? Fear of looking bad?

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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.

Not-So-Basic Basics

Confidence comes from finding clothes and accessories that work hard, and work in real life. Not just on catwalks, in glossy magazines or ‘Today I’m Wearing’ Instagram posts.

These reliable, wardrobe essentials are what I like to call  Not-So-Basic-Basics. If our younger years are all about experimenting and identity-finding (throwing everything on and hoping for the best), midlife-and-beyond is all about streamlining and refining. Cutting the crap.

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.

Where to shop second-hand online

Where to shop second-hand online

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That’s Not My Age Podcast: Actor and Writer  Amelia Bullmore

That’s Not My Age Podcast: Actor and Writer Amelia Bullmore

  Serendipity on the cycle path last week. In the middle of the daily exercise session, someone behind me at the traffic lights called my name.

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Ways to stay positive: The Happiness Lab and Joyscrolling

Ways to stay positive: The Happiness Lab and Joyscrolling

  Doomscrolling (going down a vortex of bad and depressing digital news stories) is so last year. As we all seek out ways to feel happier in the midst of a global pandemic, Joyscrolling is all th...

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What to wear right now: a Duvet Coat

What to wear right now: a Duvet Coat

This winter the Duvet Coat has come into its own: Freezing temperatures, another lockdown and escaping outdoors to keep ourselves sane. If you live in the northern hemisphere and already own a super-s...

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What am I going to watch after Schitt’s Creek?

What am I going to watch after Schitt’s Creek?

The crucial question lighting up my phone screen over the holidays, as one friend after another finished the final season of Schitt’s Creek was, ‘what on earth am I going to watch now?!

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