Introducing Women: Susan Blakey

For the section Introducing women, today is the turn of Californian Susan Blakey by Une femme d’un certain age. Susan started her blog in 2007 because searching for inspiration for her style on the web she couldn’t find anything that could help her; and this was the spring to start her own  fashion blog. Her goal is to advocate a style that is accessible to most …

The beauty of aging women

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The October issue of Vogue Italia magazine is titled The timeless issue, entirely dedicated to âgèe women. Those who follow me know it already, because I’ve been talking about Fb these days, but it’s such an important event that I wanted to dedicate a blog post. The protagonist of the cover and fashion service is the beautiful actress  Lauren Hutton, who at the age of 73 …

Street style: Milan fashion week

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With beautiful  Chinese actress  Jiang Mengjie It is easy during the fashion week in Milan to meet beautiful women with interesting outfits running on the streets of Milan. Everything and everyone moves at accelerated speed, as if they were in serious delay. In the frenzy of fashion week buyers, journalists, bloggers, and models show off great clothes and/or accessories, with photographers standing in front of …

How to choose the vest

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Today I want to talk to you about a particular item: the vest. Men’s clothing, which is now in disuse, is most often offered in a female version. Vest reappraisal is endless, from the short waistcoat to wear as a top to the long vest, passing through the middle. We’ve seen it in rock style in the post Long vest? In a rock way or …

At age 69, model Maye Musk is CoverGirl testimonial

It is these days the news that the 69-year-old model Maye Musk will be the new testimonial of the beauty brand CoverGirl. I learned the news with great satisfaction because, as you well know, I exalt women’s beauty at any age, and this is the confirmation that even cosmetic brands are moving in the right direction, do you recall the demand made to companies in post The …

How to start running and not get hurt

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Autumn is the period of marathons, which are also a stimulus for many to get fit and start running. Autumn is the period of marathons, which are also a stimulus for many to get fit and start running. Sunday 8th in Milan is held the 13th edition of Deejay Ten, the race promoted by the famous radio, and the next weekend, in the Lombardy capital, Avon …

Velvet: the trend for winter 2017

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Even this year, with my great joy, velvet is one of the trends of the winter season 2017. Elegant, lofty and sensual velvet makes any garment special. Velvet is a fabric I love, as I have said, for the color changes that can be appreciated in movement or folds; its shades are always brilliant and seem they give life to the fabric. Today’s velvets are …

The leather jacket: which to choose

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A piece that is an investment and that doesn’t lose charm with the years is the leather jacket. The biker model has made the history of cinema: do you remember the mysterious Marlon Brando in the movie The Wild One or the springy John Travolta in the Grease movie? Jacket made for motorcyclists and purely male, is worn by a woman for the first time in …