8 Wearable Fashion Trends for Women Over 50

Heather Anderson
by Heather Anderson
10 Minutes

Hooray, it’s summer! Are you ready for summer fashion?

In this tutorial, we are sharing several summer fashion trends for women over 50.

Follow along so you can be cool and comfortable as well as the picture of fashion, by choosing the right pieces and combinations from your wardrobe!

And one added bonus – we are also going to share the trends that we recommend you absolutely avoid.

Wearable fashion trend

1. Pastel colors

Embrace pastel shades like light blue, baby pink, and buttery yellow for a fresh summer look. 

Opt for clothing items like tops or jeans in pastel hues. 

Pair a baby blue sleeveless top with medium wash jeans. Tuck the top into the jeans and accessorize with an ivory belt and heels.

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2. Blazers

Choose lightweight blazers for a chic and sophisticated look. 

Pair a bouclé blazer with a white T-shirt and flare jeans for a classic ensemble. 

Complete the outfit with kitten heels for an effortless yet put-together look.

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3. Shorts

Opt for slightly longer shorts for a more modest look. Choose high-waisted shorts in a comfortable fit.

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Pair them with a gauzy, see-through button-down shirt and sandals for a relaxed yet stylish outfit.

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4. Matching sets

Invest in matching sets, if you don’t have any, for easy, coordinated outfits. 

Look for sets in fabrics like satin or linen for a luxurious feel. 

Choose a gray satiny set with rhinestone embellishments for a wow factor. Mix and match the pieces for versatility.

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Coordinate your matching set with some strappy sandals.

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5. Vests

Experiment with vests for a trendy look. Try an oversized vest in a bold color like teal, paired with a high-waisted denim mini skirt.

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Complete the outfit with platform sandals for added height and style.

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6. Gauze shirts

Embrace lightweight gauze button-down shirts for summer, and roll up the sleeves for a casual vibe. 

Pair a gauze shirt with high-waisted jeans and a cashmere sweater for a cozy yet stylish look.

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7. Metallics

Incorporate metallics into your wardrobe for a touch of glamor.

Opt for a shimmering gold tank paired with wide-leg denim jeans for a casual yet eye-catching outfit.

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You can also choose metallic jeans, or accessories like belts or shoes.

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8. Flowy dresses

Opt for flowy dresses for effortless elegance.

Look for dresses with elastic waists and pockets for added comfort and convenience. 

Pair a flowy dress with embellished sandals and a chic bag for a versatile summer ensemble.

Fashion trend to skip

9. Trends to skip

Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, but I would personally stay away from the 3D rose trend because it’s just not flattering!

Fashion trend to skip

And, even though it seems to be making a comeback, you can skip capri leggings with blazers.                                                         

Wearable fashion trends

Wearable fashion trends

Remember to choose outfits that make you feel comfortable and confident, and don't be afraid to experiment with different trends to find your personal style. 

Enjoy expressing yourself through fashion and have fun with your summer wardrobe! 

And please leave a comment to let us know your favorite fashion style for women over 50.

Next, check out these 7 Hot Denim Trends for 2024.

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  • Bonnie Bonnie 7 days ago

    Buy quality clothing..they last longer. Anything comfortable. Slight wide leg jeans with a tunic or Jeggings with one. Cropped or ankle pants with a side slit. Simple